Tag Archives // Ernie Kovacs

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…

Check out Vaudevisuals – Review – MARCH 2016

[Translate] March 2016 Vaudevisuals Posts This month I did quite a few interviews! Heather Litteer, Hilary Chaplain, Gus Solomons, Jr. and photographed the Bindlestiff Open Stage Variety Revue. A few books were mentioned too! RED BULL THEATER PRESENTS – 2 Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals Bookshelf – “Zoomar” by Ernie Kovacs

[Translate] One of television’s early pioneers. Ernie Kovacs wrote a novel. ZOOMAR in 1957 Published as a hardcover book and then released as a paperback. Here are the covers of both editions. Cover of ZOOMAR book with the spine. Inside Read the full article…

2013 – Highlights of the Year

[Translate] Below is a list of ‘Highlights’ from the 2013 posts. The categories are all here. Vaudevisuals Interviews, Clown UnMask, Performance documentation, Silent Movies etc. November 2013 marked the 4th Year Anniversary of Vaudevisuals.com. Looking forward to what 2014 will Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with Ben Model – Ernie Kovacs – Pioneer of early TV

[Translate] Ben Model is the archivist for the Ernie Kovacs library. And he has much to say about Ernie Kovacs. Having viewed the entire library of TV shows, personal films etc. Here are some additional links that contain reviews (from Read the full article…