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About the Journal

Published on behalf of the Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre

For more than forty years Theater has been the most informative, serious, and imaginative American journal available to readers interested in contemporary theater and performance. It has been the first publisher of pathbreaking plays from artists as diverse as Romeo Castellucci, Guillermo Calderón, Richard Foreman, W. David Hancock, Peter Handke, Elfriede Jelinek, Sarah Kane, Toshiki Okada, and Suzan-Lori Parks. Theater has also featured lively polemics and essays by dramatists including Dario Fo, Heiner Müller, and Mac Wellman. Special issues have covered site-specific performance, digital dramaturgies, contemporary Brazilian drama, theater and social change, new Polish directing, and the curation of performance.

Luminaries among Our Contributors

Elinor Fuchs
Stanley Kauffmann
Marc Robinson
Eric Salzman
Alisa Solomon

Abstractors and Indexers

Indexed/abstracted in the following: Academic OneFile, Academic Search Alumni Edition, Academic Search Complete, Academic Search Elite, Academic Search Premier, Arts and Humanities Citation Index, Contemporary Culture Index, Current ContentsArts and Humanities, Expanded Academic ASAP, General OneFile, Humanities and Social Sciences Index Retrospective: 19071995, Humanities Index Retrospective: 19071993, Humanities International Complete, Humanities International Index, Humanities Source, International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance, Magazines for Libraries, MLA International Bibliography, Periodicals Index Online, ProQuest Central, ProQuest Discovery, ProQuest Research Library, Scopus.

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