About Twentieth Century North American Drama


  • Provides over 1035 plays by over 165 playwrights, together with detailed information on related productions, theaters, production companies, and more.
  • Includes selected authors from Alexander Street’s other drama databases, such as Black Drama, Latino Literature, and Asian American Drama.
  • Includes a focus on gay and lesbian theatre, along with plays drawn from the Jewish theatre, American Indian theatre, and other groups.
  • Also provides selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays.

Dates of Coverage: late 1800's to the present

Frequency of Updates: occasionally

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Concurrent Users: unlimited

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