Playhouses (Theaters) -- See Theaters Here are entered works on facilities used to stage drama. Works on drama as a literary form are entered under Drama. Works on drama as acted on the stage are entered under Theater. --names of individual theaters
Playing the horses -- See Horse racing Betting Here are entered works on handicapping horse races as a method of betting. Works on horse racing in which horses carry weights as a handicap are entered under Handicap horse racing
Plays -- See Drama Here are entered works on drama as a literary form. Works on drama as acted on the stage are entered under Theater. Works on facilities used to stage drama are entered under Theaters. --subdivision Drama under names of countries, cities, etc., names of individual persons, families, and corporate bodies, and under classes of persons, ethnic groups, and topical headings; and headings for drama qualified by linguistic, national or regional terms, e.g. Latin drama; American drama; European drama
Plays, Bible -- See Bible plays Here are entered works on the dramatization of Biblical events, collections of such dramatizations, and such individual plays as are not entered under the name of a principal character or other specific heading. --subdivision Drama under names of Biblical characters
Plays, College -- See College and school drama For works limited to one school, the heading is qualified by nationality and an additional subject entry is made under the name of the school, e.g. 1. College and school drama, American--Massachusetts--Cambridge. 2. Harvard University.
Plays for amateurs -- See Amateur plays Here are entered collections of plays, skits, recitations, etc. for production by nonprofessionals. Works about, including history and criticism of, such plays are entered under Amateur theater.
Plays for children -- See Children's plays Here are entered collections of plays for children and works on such plays. --subdivision Juvenile drama under names of countries, cities, etc., under names of individual persons and corporate bodies, and under classes of persons, ethnic groups, and topical headings
Plays, Musical -- See Musicals This heading is used a genre/form heading for music for theatrical productions consisting of musical numbers integrated into a dramatic framework. Music for theatrical productions from around the end of the 18th century that feature a series of songs, dances, and other entertainments without any unifying dramatic element are entered under Revues.