University of North Carolina Greensboro Biographical Sources for Theatre
Yale University Theater Studies Research Guide: Biographical Information
Who Was Who in the Theatre, 1912-1976: A Biographical Dictionary of Actors,
Actresses, Directors, Playwrights,
and Producers of the English-Speaking Theatre Compiled From Who's Who in the Theatre, Volumes 1-15 (1912-1972).
Detroit: Gale Research Co., 1978.
Blum, Daniel, and enlarged by John Willis.
A Pictorial History of the American Theatre,
1860-1985. New York: Crown Publishers, 1986.
Brown, T. Allston.
History of the American Stage; Containing Biographical Sketches of Nearly
of the Profession That Has Appeared on the American Stage, From 1733 to 1870. New York: Dick and
Fitzgerald, Publishers, 1870.
Stage Lives: A Bibliography and Index to Theatrical Biographies in English.
Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1985.
Stage Deaths: A Biographical Guide to International Theatrical Obituaries,
1850 to 1990.
NY: Greenwood Press, 1991.
Briscoe, Johnson. The Actors' Birthday Book. New York: Moffat, Yard and Co., 1909.
Burroughs, Marie. The Marie Burroughs Art Portfolio of Stage Celebrities. Chicago: A.N. Marquis and Co., 1894.
Clapp, John Bouve and Edwin Francis Edgett. Players of the Present. New York: Benjamin Blom, 1971.
Coad, Oral Sumner and Edwin Mims, Jr.
The American Stage. The Pageant of America Volume XIV.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1929.
Mullin, Donald, ed.
Victorian Actors and Actresses in Review: A Dictionary of Contemporary
of Representative British and American Actors and Actresses,1837-1901. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1983.
Odell, George Clinton Densmore. Annals of the New York Stage. New York: Columbia University Press, 1927-49.
Robinson, Alice M., Vera Mowry Roberts, and Milly S.
Notable Women in the American Theatre:
A Biographical Dictionary. New York: Greenwood Press, 1989.
Storms, A.D., comp. The Players Blue Book. Worcester, Mass.: Sutherland and Storms, Publishers, 1901.
Wearing, J.P. American and British Theatrical Biography: A Directory. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1979.
Young, Willaim C.
Famous Actors and Actresses on the American Stage Vols 1 & 2.
New York: R.R. Bowker Co. 1975.