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About Play Index

Why and how to use Play Index

Why use this resource? Use this database to locate plays written or translated into English, published since 1949 in anthologies, collections, or discretely. Includes monologues; single plays; classic dramas; one-act plays; puppet performances; radio, television, and Broadway productions.

What's in this resource? Citations to books, book parts, and single plays published discretely.


Drama, Performing Arts, Theatre
Dates of Coverage plays written from Antiquity to the present, and published 1949-present
Truncation or Wildcard *  substitutes for one or more characters at the end of a word or root word
?  substitutes for a single character at the end of a word
Phrase Searching "cherry orchard"
Vendor EBSCO Information Services
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