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Tap into History - Vaudeville
Terms in this set (5)
Who was known as the "Dean of Vaudeville?"
One circuit of theatres was known as T.O.B.A. What does that stand for?
Theatre Owner's Booking Association or Tough on Black Artists
Which women-owned troupe was one of the highest paid in the T.O.B.A. circuit?
The Whitman Sisters
Name at least four kinds of dance acts performed in Vaudeville.
flash dance, eccentric dancing, legomania, soft shoe, buck and wing, class acts, song and dance
What laws made it difficult and dangerous for Black entertainers?
Jim Crow laws
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