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THAR 130: Introduction to Theatre Design: Overview

Historical Productions

Finding information about the history of a play can be difficult, and often requires archival research. Students can still use primary and secondary resources to find out about production history, even without traveling to archives.

Historical Context

1920s era painting/sketch of high fashion womenPenn Libraries has several databases and print materials for researching the scenic design elements of an era: costume, architecture, furniture, and other stage elements. 

Subject Guide

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