Posts Tagged ‘ vaudeville ’

a trip down memory lane

Jul 8th, 2008 | By | Category: Lead articles, Performances

Before it was pushed out onto the cold, hard streets, there was a thriving industry built around casual live entertainment. Vaudville was popular from the early 1880s until the 1930s, when it was pretty well replaced by cinema and phonograph. Ironically, some of the best bits were saved using the technologies that were replacing it. […]