Encyclopedias are a good place to begin researching different time periods; entries will give you a solid overview of the era and often provide clues for additional needed research.
Gather primary sources to ground your understanding of the production, values and opinions within this historical context.
Tip 1: To locate primary sources in library databases, perform a subject or keyword search on the person, place, event, etc. in combination with one of the following:
Tip 2: Search for the original critical reception/review of the play in newspapers. These reviews are considered primary sources.
You can pay to stream music legally from Apple Music, Google Play Music and Spotify. However, you can't upload music found on these sites to projects etc. For free, open access resources check out the following:
What is Fair Use?