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Drama Online introduces new writers alongside the most iconic names in playwriting history, featuring over 1,200 titles.

From the epic to the monologue; ensemble to one-person plays; comedy to tragedy; the historical to the contemporary; and from the highly political to the profoundly personal, there is plenty to discover. The Play Tools with Character Grids, Words and Speech graphs and Part Books offer a new way to engage with plays for close study or for performance. Also included in Drama Online is Shakespeare's Globe on Screen Film Collection, a collection of twenty one Shakespeare Globe stage productions representing over 55 hours of content. 

Our subscription does not include the Context & Criticism and Theatre Craft Collections. All items with the padlock icon are not available. padlock icon

Drama productions, playtexts, audio plays, and scholarly books, introducing new writers alongside the most iconic names in playwriting history.
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