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Vaudeville is a theatrical genre of variety entertainment. It was especially popular in the United ..... Words such as "flop" and "gag" were terms created from the vaudeville era...

Vaudeville, A History

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American Vaudeville, more so than any other mass entertainment, grew out of the culture .... Like the department stores of the era as discussed by Trachtenberg, ...

Vaudeville and Burlesque Lingo

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Many sources say that no one knows how the name "vaudeville" originated. ... ' Coon' or 'black crow' characters were common in that era, but Rice enjoyed such  ...

vaudeville | entertainment | Britannica.com

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The term vaudeville, adopted in the United States from the Parisian boulevard ... By the end of the 19th century the era of the vaudeville chain, a group of houses ...

vaudeville Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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vaudeville , originally a light song, derived from the drinking and love songs ... resonated with Progressive Era acculturation anxieties, racialist ideologies, and ...

American Variety Stage: Vaudeville and Popular ... - American Memory

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The American Variety Stage: Vaudeville and Popular Entertainment, 1870 - 1920 ... Variety stage, in this era, drew greater audiences than the "legitimate" ...

Vaudeville - Bob Hope and American Variety | Exhibitions (Library of ...

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Song publishers of the vaudeville era aggressively marketed their new products to vaudeville performers in a number of ways. "Song-pluggers," salesmen who ...

African American Vaudeville and Race Politics in the Swing Era

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Editorial Reviews. Review. "Here is a ... scholarship possessing funk, rigor and style...It is as sensuous as the artists she describes, employs a zigzagging, ...

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Sep 28, 2007 ... WWII era vaudeville act... Three mental midgets show you how to be a good soldier. This is a cool soundie that was missing all titles so I had no ...
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Jul 10, 2011 ... American Mutoscope & Biograph Co. Camera, A.E. Weed. Based on the comic strip characters created by Frederick Burr Opper. Filmed Oct. 16 ...
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8 Odd Acts of the Vaudeville Era | Mental Floss

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Nov 26, 2010 ... Before movies could talk, there were endless opportunities for those who had talent to make a living performing in front of live audiences.

Vaudeville: What was Vaudeville, History, Impact, Stars | Broadway ...

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Nov 13, 2013 ... Why was vaudeville born, what was its impact, why did it die? ... It was a magical era when people around the country could see a potpourri of ...

Vaudeville | About Vaudeville | American Masters | PBS

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Oct 8, 1999 ... “Everything I know I learned in vaudeville.” -James Cagney. At the turn of the century in America, the Wright Brothers made their first successful ...