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The Director's Process
Listed in: Theater and Dance, as THDA-240; Charlotte L. Brathwaite (Section 01)
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Greenfield, Thomas A., editor. Broadway: an encyclopedia of theater and American culture (2 vols.), Santa Barbara, Calif.: Greenwood, c2010. AC Frost Reference N2277.N5 B62 2010
Hill, D. Anthony. Historical dictionary of African American theater. AC Frost Reference PN2270 .A35 H53 2009
Kennedy, Dennis, editor. The Oxford encyclopedia of theatre & performance. Oxford University Press, 2003. AC Frost Reference PN2035 .O94 2003
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