Teaching Resources


The R/18 Collective is committed to providing an array of pedagogical materials sourced fromour online community. On this page users will find useful videos and a wide variety of sample syllabi that run the gamut from highly specialized courses to broadly defined surveys of eighteenth-century theatre.


If you would like to contribute materials to this compendium of Teaching Resources please feel free to contact Daniel O’QuinnWe will do our best to update the page as frequently as possible to keep everyone apprised of new developments in teaching.

How They Did It

Stagecraft, stage tech, and movement work from 1660-1800

The Busy Body 

Shift Plot

Black-Eyed Susan 

Set Design


Teaching Videos

Instructional videos about Restoration and eighteenth-century theatre

Performance from the Jane Scott Project.

See Dick McCaw on movement at 40:45

See Oonaugh Phelan & Lucy Nevitt fight class at 55:40

More teaching videos coming soon!