Speech & Drama


Bartlett's Quotations
alphabetical index of authors and a searchable key word database

Debate Central
an educational internet resource for all those involved in competitive educational debating in all of its formats throughout the world

Extemporaneous Speaking
tips for extemporaneous speaking from Lenny Laskowski

OverViews Writing Services
sample speeches in a variety of areas

Online Writing Lab
handouts, workshops, presentations and online resources for student and teachers - a wealth of info

Rhetorical Figures
A Glossary of Rhetorical Terms with Examples

Speech Tips
free guide to speech writing and public speaking for eulogies, graduations, best man, father of the bride and any other public speaking engagement

Women's Speeches from Around the World
dedicated to preserving and creating access to speeches by influential contemporary, women from around the world


Acting Workshop Online
the place for beginning actors and actresses to learn about acting and the acting business

Art and Science of Theater
an interdisciplinary site that takes you on a journey through the many aspects of the theater

Information on the plays and actors

The Complete Works of Shakespeare
searchable database or browse by title or chronologically

Creative Drama and Theatre Education Resource
offers classroom ideas, book lists, plays for performance, and more

The Improv Page
a clearinghouse for information about improvisational theatre

The Internet Movie Database
over 150,000 movies with over 2,000,000 filmography entries

Musical Heaven
showcasing the world's best loved musical shows - information on Movies, Broadway, Off - Broadway, Opera and West End Shows. Featuring Message Boards, MIDI Files, Cast Lists, Synopsis, Song Lists, Theatre Memorabilia, Licensing Agents, Karaoke ...

Playbill Online
theater news and shows

Rivendell's Greek Drama Page
sections include Drama Introduction, Greek Drama

Rivendell's Shakespeare Page
sections include Drama Introduction, Shakespeare references

Shakespeare's Monologues
Each entry includes the character's name, the first line of the speech, and is marked as verse or prose and gives the location within the play where the monologue is found.

Shakespeare for students, w
orkshop opportunities, plays, monologues, and performances