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#Drama & Theater

Guide to resources in support of the drama and theatre classes at LSC-University Park

Welcome! About this guide...

Drama is defined as a composition in verse or prose intended to portray the life of a character or to tell a story usually involving conflicts or emotions through action and dialogue and typically designed for theatrical performances. -Merriam Webster Dictionary 

Whether you are curious about the drama productions to enjoy or seeking help with course assignments this guide is designed to help you with research about theatre and its history, costume design, finding performances in Houston, or looking for a career in the theatre or film. 


Find scholarly research through library databases on drama.

Theatre History

History of theatre and how it impacted society and around the world.

Costume Design

Historical costumes and costumes around the world.

Set Design

The job of a set designer and historical context for design.

Careers in Drama

A how-to on different careers in theatre.

Experiencing Drama

Local theatres and theatre news around Houston.


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