See the general theater histories by G. W. Gladstone (1985), P. Hartnoll (1985), B. D. Grose (1985), O. G. Brockett (5th ed. 1987), and P. Kuritz (1988); A. Clunes, The British Theatre (1964); A. Nicoll, Development of the Theatre (5th ed. 1967) and The English Stage (1978); E. Mordden, The American Theatre (1981); P. P. Gillespie, Western Theatre: Revolution and Revival (1984); M. C. Henderson, Theater in America (rev. ed. 1996).
- Ancient Greece
- Ancient Rome and the Early Christian Era
- Medieval Theaters
- Renaissance Theaters
- Theaters in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
- Twentieth-Century Theaters
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