Vaudeville magic by David J. Lustig

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Published by R.W. Doidge in Somerville, Mass .

Written in English

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Statementby David J. Lustig (La Vellma).
GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc
ContributionsHarry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsGV1547 .L88 1920
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. ;
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23200383M
LC Control Number20008212

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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — Author: Dave J. "La Vellma" Lustig. This book is a non fiction look at the stars of vaudeville and includes some classic looks at routines that were performed before the advent Vaudeville magic book film and television.

It was really interesting to read about live performers I had no idea existed as well as the theater impresarios who rules over the different performance circuits/5. 40 rows  Vaudeville took the form of a series of separate, unrelated acts each featuring a different.

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Vaudeville was a people’s culture. What has remained of vaudeville is the act—a distillation of a performer’s best. Vaudeville (/ ˈ v ɔː d (ə) v ɪ l /; French:) is a theatrical genre of variety entertainment born in France at the end of the 19th century.

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In the United States the term connotes a light entertainment popular from the mids until the early s that consisted of 10 to 15 individual unrelated acts, featuring magicians, acrobats, comedians, trained animals, jugglers, singers, and dancers. It is the counterpart of the music hall and variety in England.

By examining vaudeville as folk ritual, the book reveals the unconscious symbolism basic to vaudeville-in its humor, magic, animal acts, music, and playlets, and also in the performers and the managers -- which gave form to the dominant American myth of success.

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"Vaudeville" is an American term that dates from the s. Its origin is generally traced to a French form of nineteenth-century pastoral play that included a musical interlude. The term rarely appeared until the s when it was used, like "variety," to describe brief, varied acts without a narrative plot, scenario, book, or connecting theme.

Magic Goes Wrong is packed with endless belly laughs and a captivating stage presence. What is Magic Goes Wrong about. Magic Goes Wrong is Mischief Theatre 's second comedy to be a part of their year-long residency at London's Vaudeville Magic Goes Wrong plot centres on magician Sophisticato's charity fundraiser for magic disasters in honour of his late father, who always.

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A genre of musical theatre, vaudeville is a variety of entertainment that originated at the end of the 18th century. Vaudeville performers were independent contractors, seeking bookings from week to week. They often made up in personality and energy what they may have lacked in skill.

Comedy acts generally drew on stock material, either joke books published for such use, or existing routines inherited, purchased or "borrowed" from other comics.

This collection of 3 booklets on vaudeville magic have been bound into one hardbound book, measuring approximately 9" x 6". Booklets contain numerous effects including mind reading and crystal gazing acts, and magic using cards, needles, rope, coins, and more.

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Vaudeville Theatre Dress Circle. Housing a total of seats, the dress circle is the first of two elevated levels in the theatre. This section is structured similarly to the stalls with a big block of seats without any central aisle. Real Vaudeville shows would Drop the Cow on bad or overly long acts with "the hook", a curtain hook extended from offstage to pull away the performer.

Oftentimes by the neck. But in cartoons, you don't even need to be on a stage to get the hook. Any bad performance can get the hook, even if you're performing on top of a fence — it just reaches out from Behind the Black and drags you offscreen.

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Please choose a different date. and then some the cast of 'Magic Goes Wrong' mingled with us, we the audience, to get 4/5().Having heard of the success of projected motion pictures in London music halls, American vaudeville managers were eager to book the new machines as visual acts.

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