Theatre: Home

A Research Guide for Theatre from West Chester University Libraries

Featured plays

These plays are owned by the library and may be checked out. Click on a title to see the book's status (available or the due date if checked out).

War Horse and Black Watch are also available online.

Streaming music databases

The streaming audio databases below bring you music of the ballet, some musicals, and a wide variety of genres other than classical. Music from many cultures is also included.


Use the following databases to find information about plays, playwrights, productions, etc., the texts of plays, or productions to view.

From off campus, select West Chester from the Institution drop-down menu and log in with your campus username and password.

See below and to the left for a list of music databases.

Or try OneSearch (see search box below database list), which searches across most of our databases as well as digital content and the library catalog.

Contact information

For assistance, please contact me: Tim Sestrick,, 610-436-2379, Presser Music Library, Swope 121.

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