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The Over There Theatre League, headed by theater legend George M. Cohan and theater director-producer-playwright Winthrop Ames, formed in April 1918 to mobilize volunteer performers for entertaining US troops in France under the auspices of the YMCA. 383 more words
Hey guys! Ariella here.
Last week I was lucky enough to be invited by Jo Allan PR to see the show Emilia at the Vaudeville theatre. 633 more words
Bronx-born Jack Smith (Jacob Schmidt 1896-1950) started out in vaudeville singing in quartets, as a solo, and as a song plugger. His job as a staff piano player at a radio station in the 1920s led to popularity as an on-air singer when he had to fill in for a crooner who didn’t show up. 63 more words