Monday, October 7, 2013

Spotlight on the Collection (new!) - Digital Theatre Plus

The library has purchased access to
This British-based database is a growing collection [currently 18] of  high-definition streaming videos which capture live professional theatre productions (using multiple camera angles) from leading West End producers, the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Young Vic, the Almeida, and other companies.

You can view the entire production online or just a specific act.  Plays include: King Lear, As You Like It, Much Ado About Nothing, Comedy of Errors, Macbeth, A Doll's House, and Long Day's Journey into Night.

You'll also find text- and video-based study guides and teaching aids (including interviews) on individual plays and all aspects of theatre and theatre design (e.g., acting, directing, composing, choreography, lighting,  etc.) as well as theatre production and management.

Get access to this database in:
Articles & More --> D  --> Digital Theatre Plus UVM affiliates only
Articles & More --> browse by subject   --> Literature-English  [Images & Sounds]
English Subject Guide  --> Moving Images & Sound  tab