New York City Vaudeville (NY) (Images of America)

New York City Vaudeville (NY) (Images of America)

Anthony Slide

ny urban Vaudeville presents a special pictorial checklist of America's preeminent leisure medium within the past due 1800s during the early Thirties. New York's Palace Theatre

served because the flagship for vaudeville, on which level every

vaudevillian aspired to accomplish. big apple urban Vaudeville

features pictures of a few of the best names from

the Palace Theatre, together with Jack Benny, George Burns

and Gracie Allen, Anna Held, the Marx Brothers, and Eva Tanguay, in addition to mythical African American performers corresponding to invoice Robinson, Ethel Waters, and Bert Williams. throughout the photos and the pill biographies, the reader is transported again to a time while vaudeville was once the people's leisure, with a brand new invoice of fare every one week and an ever-changing variety of performers with ever-changing varieties of presentation.

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