Black Drama - 1850 to Present


Full text of plays. Information on productions, theatres, and ephemera.


Black Drama contains:

  • full text of plays written from the mid-1800s
  • foreign and domestic plays
  • rare, out of print, and previously unpublished plays
  • key writings of the Harlem Renaissance
  • musical comedies, domestic dramas, folk dramas, history plays, anti-slavery plays