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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 | 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 ...

vaudeville | entertainment | Britannica.com

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May 19, 2014 ... 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, ...

Vaudeville I - Musicals 101

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The program cover for Keith's Palace Theater in New York City, the most desired booking in all vaudeville. By the 1880's, the Industrial Revolution had changed ...

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" ...

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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 ...

Vaudeville Era: The Paramount and American Theatre ...

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Jul 22, 2015 ... “Everything I know I learned in vaudeville.” James Cagney. At the turn of the century in America, the Wright Brothers made their first successful ...

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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 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: 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 ...