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Performance Production Web Resources: Home

List of web sites related to Performance Production.

Selected Performance Production Web Resources

1. Major Performance Production Sites

Theater Design and Technology Links

2. Associations and Organizations

Theater Organizations List Long list of theater related organizations. University of Washington Drama Library.

Audio Engineering Society

Costume Society of America

OISTAT, International Organization of Scenographers, Theatre Architects and Technicians

PLASA, Professional Lighting and Sound Association

Stage Managers Association

TPS, Theater Puget Sound

USITT, United States Institute for Theater Technology (Cornish is an organizational member.)

3. Journals

ACTS FACTS - all the back issues have been indexed by the Smithsonian, and can be searched.  Click on Search in the menu bar at the top.  You will get a citation and abstract.  Cornish has the print copies of back issues in the library collection.

Millikin University List of Theatre Journals and Publications  Includes some electronic journals. "Electronic Journals" are journals, magazines or periodicals published and distributed in electronic format. Some of the links here are true e-journals. Most are publisher web sites which exist primarily to promote subscriptions to their print journals. Still, their sites often contain some useful material and links.

4. Costumes

20th Century Fashion Resources Search by decade.

A Brief History of Fashion

The Carnival Collection - Complete sets of New Orleans float and costume designs from 1870's to 1930's.

The Costume Gallery

The Costumer's Manifesto Costume Meta Site

The Costume Page By Seattle based Julie Zetterberg Sardo. No longer updated after February 2001.

The Costume Ring

Costume Sewing Resources

Costumer's Guide to Movie Costumes

Europeana Fashion Portal

Fashion 224, a SUNY Oneonta site!

Fashion Era 19th and 20th century fashion and costume history eras.

Fashion Plate Collection 417 fashion plates from 1806-1914.

Greek Costume Through the Centuries

The History of the Costume by Braun & Schneider

Milieux, The Costume Site

Ravensgard Costuming and Textiles Page General and Medieval and Renaissance links.

Timeline of Costume History

University of Texas web exhbition, Costume Design For Stage and Screen by B. J. Simmons & Company, 1889-1959.

VADS (Visual Arts Data Service) based at the Farnham Campus of the University College for the Creative Arts.  See their textiles and fashion digital image collections.

Costume Organizations:

5. Lighting

List of lighting resources

List of lighting manufacturers

Lighting Links from Clearinghouse for vendors

6. Sound Design

Sound Links From Clearinghouse for vendors.

Sound Journal UK based, peer reviewed electronic journal

The Theatre Sound Design Directory Supported by a commercial site, Richmond Sound Design Ltd.

7. Local and Northwest Resources

Northwest Theatre Links University of Washington Drama Library. Stage Auditions, TV/Film, , Classes, Directors / Stage Managers, Tech/Design, Admin/Prod, Children Auditions, Scripts, Other Calls.

TPS, Theater Puget Sound