Vaudeville Nation


Subject:
Performing Arts , Theater

Description:
Companion to an exhibit of photos, posters, and related material on vaudeville, "called the most influential entertainment genre in the nation's history. Between the 1880s and the 1930s, it thrived in large and small urban communities throughout North America." Features short illustrated essays on topics such as 19th century roots, the vaudeville industry, music, dance, comedy, circus techniques, and topical issues (such as war and prohibition). From the New York Public Library (NYPL).

Publisher:
New York Public Library (NYPL)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nypl.org/research/lpa/vaudeville/


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