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THAR 379: Research Practice for Theatre and Dance

Keywords and Subject Headings

These keywords and subject headings can be useful for finding production histories and reviews in OneSearch.

Make use of the "reviews" filter in OneSearch and other databases.


  • biography
  • history
  • criticism
  • interpretation
  • review
  • dramatic production
  • stage production
  • stage history
  • appreciation
  • interviews


[Lastname, Firstname, Dates]. -- Stage history.
Example: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. -- Stage history

[Lastname, Firstname, Dates]. -- Appreciation.
Example: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. -- Appreciation

[Lastname, Firstname, Dates]. Name of show.
Example: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. All's Well That Ends Well

[Lastname, Firstname, Dates]. -- Dramatic production.
Example: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. -- Dramatic production

[Lastname, Firstname, Dates] -- Stage production.
Example: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. -- Stage production


Use the "Reviews" filter to limit your search.  Be aware that your search will likely include book reviews in addition to production reviews.