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Vaudevisuals Bookshelf – “Chain of Fools”

[Translate] CHAIN OF FOOLS by Trav S.D. Chain of Fools traces the art of slapstick comedy from its pre-cinema origins in the ancient pantomime through its silent movie heyday in the teens and twenties, then on to talkies, television, and Read the full article…

The Illustrated History of Quick Change – A proposed book project

[Translate] I began working on this book project in the early 1970’s..probably around 1973. I have a letter from famed magician/historian Jay Marshall dated 1978. I had inquired to see if he had any ‘quick change’ material I could use Read the full article…

The Vaudevisuals Bookshelf – “Gimme a Thrill” by Noah Diamond

[Translate] I usually post ‘The Vaudevisuals Bookshelf’ once a week but this week is ‘Special’. The publication of Noah Diamond’s new book “Gimme A Thrill”. I will let you read the text on Amazon since I am a photographer mostly! Read the full article…

100th Anniversary of The Palace Theatre -The Theatre Museum Excellence Awards @ The Players Club

[Translate] 100th Anniversary of The Palace Theatre in New York City. June 3rd, 2013 An evening of Awards of Excellence from The Theatre Museum and A Variety show like those presented at The Palace Theatre. An Award was given to Read the full article…

“Chain of Fools” – The new book by Trav S.D. – Book Launch at Dixon Place – Wed. April 10th at 7:30 – FREE!!!!

[Translate] Please Join Trav S.D. for the FREE Chain of Fools Launch Event Wednesday, April 10, 7:30-9:30 pm in the Dixon Place Lounge 161A Chrystie Street Film screening to be followed by a book signing and celebration! ~ ~ ~ ~ ~   Read the full article…

Lady Aye – A Little Bit of Sideshow – A Vaudephone Presentation

[Translate] Vaudephone is a co-production of Vaudevisuals.com and the American Vaudeville Theatre/Travalanche http://vaudevisuals.com http://travsd.wordress.com Recorded at Cornelia Street Cafe on Feb. 26th, 2013 For more information on Lady Aye visit her website here: http://www.ladyaye.com/ Continue reading…

Travesties of 2012 – A Vaudeville Extravaganza

[Translate] For 16 performances Trav S.D. hosted the “TRAVESTIES OF 2012” . Part of the NY Musical Theatre Festival which was being held at numerous venues across Manhattan. The evening was great with wonderful acts. comedy, ensemble skits and general Read the full article…

Vaudephone – with Shane Bertram Baker

[Translate] One more Vaudephone with Shane Bertram Baker Vaudephone is a co-production of Vaudevisuals.com and the American Vaudeville Theatre/Travalanche Recorded at Dixon Place on December 13th, 2011. To see more of the Vaudephone series: http://vaudephone.com http://bit.ly/w1j0Iv Continue reading…

Carla Rhodes and Cecil Sinclair – A Vaudephone Presentation

[Translate] Cecil Sinclair (l) and Carla Rhodes (r) Vaudephone is a co-production of Vaudevisuals.com and the American Vaudeville Theatre/Travalanche vaudevisuals.com travsd.wordpress.com/ Recorded at Dixon Place on October 25th, 2011. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~   Continue reading…

American Vaudeville Theatre – August 18th, 2011 Show

[Translate] Who ever wants to see Vaudeville better take this opportunity to get over to 45 Bleecker St. Theatre soon! Only 3 more shows to go! SUNDAY August 21st, 2011 WEDNESDAY August 24th, 2011 FRIDAY August 26th, 2011 The Last American Read the full article…