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Resources for Actors: Videos

This guide is designed to help you find plays, scenes, and monologues to use in classes, performances, and auditions.

Finding Videos

The library subscribes to several streaming video databases.  British productions of classic plays may be found in
Digitial Theatre Plus
​And check out 
these databases to find numerous films for your study of acting
Criterion Collection

Films on Demand
Kanopy Films Streaming Service
Swank Motion Pictures
  

Sometimes what you need is not in one of the streaming services. The library holds many DVDs (and VHS tapes) that you can find here:
Library's Video Database

Use the menu on the right-hand side of the interface to browse by genre. Notice that you can find all of the library films of Shakespeare plays in the "Shakespeare" genre.