Tag Archives // Vaudeville

Bindlestiff Open Stage Variety Revue – Feb. 6th, 2017 @ Dixon Place

[Translate] THE BINDLESTIFF OPEN STAGE VARIETY REVUE Hosting the evening’s entertainment was ‘Magic Brian’. First up was the ‘Amazing HouDino’ performing a wonderful card trick with his father Magic Brian. HouDino carefully selected a card as audience volunteer looks on. Read the full article…

Smith & Dale – Vaudeville Comedy Duo

[Translate] Smith & Dale My Treasured ‘Signed photograph’  from Joe Smith. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ I met Joe Smith (Feb. 16, 1884 – Feb 22, 1981) at “The Conference on Popular Entertainment.” (1978) a convention produced at the New York Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals Bookshelf – “Growing Up with Chico”

[Translate] GROWING UP WITH CHICO – by Maxine Marx Maxine Marx’s book about her experience as part of the family that gave us the Marx Brothers is deservedly well-known and much loved by classic movie fans.  Her anecdotes are funny, loving Read the full article…

“Wondershow” at The Cutting Room – Jan 19th, 2017

[Translate] I first met Jonathan Burns at the Festival of Fools in Vermont in 2012. I photographed him many times and laughed even more times. He is one funny man! Now he is coming to New York with a gang Read the full article…

Check out Vaudevisuals – Review – June 2016

[Translate] Vaudevisuals – Year in Review – June 2016 June was quite an active month. Bindlestiff Open Stage at Dixon Place, The Big Apple Circus was losing it’s presence in NYC, Quick Change book was started and Conjuring in Asia got Read the full article…

“The Secret Variety Society” at Pangea

[Translate] Starting the evening off is Reverend Roper and his attempt to get all present to be ‘blessed’. With kazoo and piano, Sabrina Chap provides more than ample music for the evening. Wild and wonderful comrade Miss Ekaterina sways down Read the full article…

Glitter Gutter @ The Slipper Room – August 17, 2016

[Translate] The Slipper Room is a great performance space! Like a ‘speakeasy’ in the Lower East Side. Beautifully decorated and intimate as well. Most of the shows there are of a ‘burlesque’ nature. I was there on Wednesday and photographed the 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…

Bindlestiff Open Stage Variety Revue – December 7th, 2015 @Dixon Place

[Translate] THE BINDLESTIFF OPEN STAGE VARIETY REVUE Featuring the talents of: Keith Miklas and Melanie Cuccia Mara Hsiung Oliver Trager Harold Moeller Antonia Lassar Marisol Rosa-Shapiro and Zhenya Topov Zero Boy Eric Walton & Rachel Jessee – The Immaterialist ~ Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with Edward Einhorn – “Money Lab”

[Translate] Vaudevisuals interviewed Edward Einhorn who conceived and curated the MONEY LAB. Opening at HERE Arts Center at 145 6th Avenue, NYC It is described as 'an economic vaudeville, a multi-disciplinary experiment to discover whether economic ideas can be represented Read the full article…