Reference

Theatre & Dance

Categories

* New Zealand Dance
* New Zealand Theatre

Sites

* Naxos Video Library
Performing arts video library. Concerts, operas, ballets, feature films and documentaries. Access this with your library card number and password / PIN. Currently available outside libraries only.
* The Cambridge Guide to Theatre
Published by Cambridge University Press, 1995. Electronic Resource from Credo reference.
Access this with your library card number and PIN, or at our libraries.
* The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre
Oxford University Press, 1992. Electronic Resource from Oxford Reference Online.
Access this with your library card number and PIN, or at our libraries.
* The Oxford Dictionary of Dance
Published by Oxford University Press, 2000. Electronic Resource from Oxford Reference Online.
Access this with your library card number and PIN, or at our libraries.
* Performing Arts @ Oxford Reference Online
A collection of reference books covering Performing Arts.
Access this with your library card number and PIN, or at our libraries.
* Ausdance
The Australian Dance Council - Ausdance, is Australia's professional dance advocacy organisation for dancers, choreographers, directors and educators.
* Australian Dance Collection: A Directory of Resources.
This directory lists dance research materials in the collections of the National Library of Australia, Screensound Australia and other institutions.
* ballet.co.uk
All things ballet and dance in the world & the UK
* Ballroomdancers.com
* Circusweb
* Cirque du Soleil
Modern circus from Quebec, Canada. Follow the troupe around the world and learn about their shows, their history and where you can see them.
* English Folk Dance and Song Society
* Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection
This database offers access to tens of thousands of high resolution images from the Folger Shakespeare Library, including books, theatre memorabilia, manuscripts, and art. Users can show multiple images side-by-side, zoom in and out, view cataloguing information when available, export thumbnails, and construct persistent URLs linking back to items or searches.
* International DanceSport Federation (IDSF)
* International Theatre Festival Oltre la linea Venice
February to March
* Internet Broadway Database (IBDB)
IBDB provides a comprehensive database of shows produced on Broadway, including all "title page" information about each production. IBDB also offers historical information about theatres and various statistics and fun facts related to Broadway. From the The League of American Theatres and Producers
* Internet Theatre Database
An unofficial history of theatre as provided by theatre fans
* National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) Sydney
Australia's national training centre for the arts entertainment industry.
* Performance Space Sydney
* Performing Arts Network of New Zealand (PAANZ)
* Playbill Online
The online version of Playbill Magazine
* Professional Lighting and Sound Association
* Radacadabra
Fun for kids who love to dance.
* Royal Academy of Dance
Royal Academy of Dance promotes knowledge, understanding and practice of dance internationally.
* Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)
* Sky Blue Theatre Company International One Act Playwriting Competition
For new one act unpublished plays from adult and youth writers.
* State Academic Bolshoi Theatre
One of the oldest and greatest ballet companies of the world.
* Tapdance.org
* Tonys
The Tony Award is one of the theatre's most coveted awards and is annually bestowed on professionals for "distinguished achievement" in the theatre. 10 June 2012.
* Whatsonstage.com
UK performing arts
* World Buskers Festival Christchurch
Ten day street and cabaret festival held in Christchurch annually.