The Performing Arts Database offers access to citations, abstracts, and full text of articles from scholarly and professional journals, magazines, newspapers, and other publications. Subjects covered include dance, film, drama, opera, stagecraft, comedy, pantomime, puppetry, magic and television.
Find Performance Reviews in Newspapers and Magazines
You can also find reviews of productions in our newspaper databases. Try Historical Newspapers for reviews of past shows.
Full-text articles from newspapers including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post, plus other important United States, international, and minority-interest papers. Using the Advanced Search, limit by document type to “review.”
Search the New York Times (1851 - 2007), Wall Street Journal (1889 - 1987), Washington Post (1877 - 1994) and the L.A. Times (1881 - 1985) all at once. Using the Advanced Search, limit by document type to “review.”