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Theater and Performing Arts: Articles, Writings on Theater

Where to Look

Articles published in TDPS periodicals and essay collections can be found using UC Library Search or specific performing arts indexes.


New at Berkeley in 2021 — Performance Design Archive Online, covering all aspects of theater production design, from the 17th century through to the present day, including scenic and set design, lighting design, sound design, costume design, and makeup. This database brings  together essential books and periodicals, archival material, and specially commissioned instructional videos. 

Key Indexes

For the full text of core journals in the field see:

Other Useful Indexes

Article indexes with broad subject content are listed below. For a complete list of article indexes available at the UC Berkeley Library see How to Find Articles.