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Liz Gruchala-Gilbert


Assistant Professor Liz Gruchala-Gilbert is the liaison librarian for Theatre         

Office: #129 Main floor of the library

Phone:  206-281-2790


Need articles? Search in the Databases!

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Associations/Unions    Companies    Theatre Education (K-12)    News    Research



The Dramatists Guild of America: Professional association for playwrights, composers, and lyricists

Actors' Equity: Labor union for actors and stage managers

International Amateur Theatre Association: "Promoting understanding and education through theatre"

American Association of Community Theatre

IATSE: The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, its Territories and Canada

Theatre Communications Group: Information and resources for non-profit theatre groups. Includes access to the online version of the journal, American Theatre.




Seattle Performs: Theatre companies, producers, and presenters.

Yahoo! Directory List of Theatre Companies

Shakespeare Theatre Companies and Festivals: List from the Mr. William Shakespeare and the Internet site

Theatre Puget Sound Audition Listings


Theatre Education (K-12)

Professional Educators Standards Board Program Support: Theater Arts - Grades P-12

Options for Implementing Arts Standards Through Theatre - Washington State - All Grade Levels

Educational Theatre Association

IDEA: International Drama/Theatre Education Association





What's on Stage

Official London Theatre Guide



The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance: Electronic access to this important reference source. Off campus access limited to current SPU faculty, staff, and students.

Online Digital Gallery: Photographs, production shots, posters, and more from the New York Public Library's Billy Rose Theatre Collection.

Furness Image Collection: Over two thousand images of Shakespeare and English drama productions, mostly from the 19th century. 

CESAR: History, portraits, playbills, scenes and much more for French theatre during the 17th and 18th centuries

Elizabethan Costume Page: Focuses on clothing in the time of Queen Elizabeth I

Canadian Theatre Encyclopedia: Edited by members of the Canadian Association for Theatre Research

Playbill Vault

UpStage: A Journal of Turn-of-the-Century Theatre: peer-reviewd, open-source, online publication