British Library: Theatre Archive Project
Provides access to catalogues of the British Library's archives of key post-war figures, and an oral history of British theatre 1945-1968, with over 100 transcripts, images and sound extracts.
The East London Theatre Archive
Holds a comprehensive and invaluable database of performing arts resources including press cuttings, photographs and old programmes.
The Oldest Theatres in Britain
Images, the history and locations of the oldest public theatres in Britain including the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane established in 1662.
Templeman Library Theatre Collections
Victorian and Edwardian theatre collections held at the University of Kent. Provides details of the Melville, Pettingell, Reading Rayner and Boucicault archives plus an index of the playbill collection.
The University of Bristol Theatre Collection is a museum and research centre for the study of British theatre history. Provides details of its collections and visitor information.