This guide provides links to basic theatre research: history, design, acting, production, scripts, videos, and careers.
Auditions, Internships, & Job Postings
- Academic Keys for Fine ArtsCollege & university positions.
- Opera AmericaCentral clearinghouse for jobs with opera companies in the US.
- TCG Membership DirectoryTCG keeps an up-to-date list of member Theatre companies.
- Association of Performing Arts PresentersLists jobs for arts administration, artist management, and production, at performing arts centers (e.g. Kingsbury Hall and Capital Theatre) and touring companies.
Vocational Guide Books
Sort the search results by "Date" to find the newest books.
Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Created by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Unions & Guilds
- IATSE: International Alliance of Theatrical Stage EmployeesIncludes moving picture technicians, artists, and allied crafts in the US and Canada
- USA: United Scenic Artists, Local 829Click on "Showcase" to see designer portfolios!
Grants, Institutes, etc.
Feel free to send me suggestions for others to include on this list!
- The Business of Theatrical Design byMarriott Library LVL 2: General Collection
ML3790 .F7 2004
- Minding the Edge byGeneral Collection, Level 2: PN2055 .M46 2012