Drama Online is a collection of full text plays from ancient Greece to the present. In addition to the play texts, it includes scholarly annotations and special tools for study and performance such as Character Grids, Words and Speech graphs and Part Books. Besides the core collection of plays, it includes add-on modules such as the Shakesepeare’s Globe on Screen video collection and contemporary plays from Nick Hern.
North American Indian Drama contains over 240 plays by 48 playwrights. Including a wealth of dramatic material, some of which was previously unpublished, overlooked, or inaccessible, this collection includes plays produced by the Native American Theatre Ensemble (NATE), Spiderwoman Theater, Toronto’s Native Earth Performing Arts, Seattle’s Red Eagle Soaring, and New York’s Coatlicue Theater Company. The collection includes American Indian and First Nation playwrights from groups including Cherokee, Métis, Creek, Choctaw, Pembina Chippewa, Ojibway, Hawaiian/Samoan, Comanche, Cree, Navaho, and Rappahannock.
Twentieth-Century Drama contains over 1,900 plays from throughout the English-speaking world, covering the history of modern drama from the 1890s to the present. When complete, it will contain over 2,500 plays. Recent additions include works by Pakistani-British writer Hanif Kureishi and by Irish playwright Brian Friel.