Theatre and Performance studies: ATS1288 Performance in context II

Selected resources for drama and theatre studies

Streamed Video

Resources used in Library Session

Acknowledging sources using the MLA Style


Lastname, Firstname. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication. Medium of Publication

Remember to give the medium of publication.  You must distinguish between sources found in print and on the web.

A Print book

Chopra-Grant, Mike. Cinema and History: The Telling of Stories. New York: Wallflower, 2008. Print.

A book on the web

Kolker, Robert. Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho": A Casebook. New York: Oxford UP, 2004. Ebook Library. Web. 2 Feb. 2013.

Spigel, Lynn. Make Room for TV: Television and the Family Ideal in Postwar America. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1992ACLS Humanities. Web. 18 June 2012.

Interview with Transcript (Add the word transcript at the end)

Lastname, Firstname. "Title of Article." Title of Journal Volume.Issue (Year): pages. Medium of publication.

Remember to distinguish between print and web sources.

A journal article in print

Mulvey, Laura. "Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema." Screen 16.3 (1975): 6-18. Print.

A journal article online

Leitch, Thomas. "Hitchcock without Hitchcock." Literature Film Quarterly. 31.4 (2003): 248-259. Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text. Web. 2 Feb. 2013.

For more examples go to the Monash MLA Citing and Referencing Guide:

Example of a Works Cited List in alphabetical order
(It includes interviews found online, and one newspaper review from The Age and another from the Warwick Arts Centre blog.)

Works Cited

Benedetti, Jean. Interview. Stanislavsky and the Russian Theatre. Dir.   Michael Craig. Narr. James Langton. Copernicus Films, 2011. Routledge Performance Archive. Web. 7 Mar. 2013.

Bevan, Sinéad. “The Animals and Children Took to the Streets – Review.” Warwick Arts Centre. University of Warwick.  23 Jan. 2012. Web.10 Mar. 2013.

Cieslak, Ryszard, perf. The Body speaks: Exercises of the Theater Laboratory of Wroclaw. 1975. Creative Arts Television, 2007. Alexander Street Press. Web. 8 Mar. 2013.

Woodhead, Cameron. “Gothic Fairy Tale Gets Animated as Stylish Modern Comic Strip.” Rev. of The Animals and Children Took to the Streets, by Paul Barritt and Suzanne Andrade. 1927, Malthouse  Theatre, Melbourne. The Age. 13 Nov. 2011: 26 .  Newsbank. Web. 10 Mar. 2013