Drama Online

We cross our bridges when we come to them and burn them behind us, with nothing to show for our progress except a memory of the smell of smoke, and a presumption that once our eyes watered.

From ‘Rosencrantz and Gildenstern Are Dead’ by Tom Stoppard.

Following a success trial period we would like to announce that access to Drama Online has been acquired for members of the University of Cambridge. Drama Online is an award-winning resource aimed at literature, theatre and drama students.

Drama OnlineThe collection includes scripts to for over 1200 plays, including plays by Henrik Ibsen, Noel Coward, Aeschylus, Yasmina Reza, Tom Stoppard, Sue Townsend and Bertolt Brecht. The scripts can be viewed online, searched by Act or by keyword or printed.

The plays can be found by searching for the title, by genre, by period or by playwright. Each playwright has a biography and a list on plays available to view.

 

This video gives a quick overview of the resource:

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