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A magic variety show: novelty acts for the amateur entertainer

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magic,
  • Magic tricks

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 96.

    Statementillustrated by Margaret and Eric Hawkesworth
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1547 .H34
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24833494M
    ISBN 100571101860
    ISBN 109780571101863
    LC Control Number73330793
    OCLC/WorldCa660160

    The entire company marched in and took their places onstage in a semicircle facing the audience, playing with broad gestures and choreographed flourishes. But you can't keep a good genre down, it seems, and dozens of "new burlesque" performers are bringing the art of striptease to modern venues like bars, comedy clubs and cabarets. Following the Crash of '29, Dai Vernon, known by magicians as 'the man who fooled Houdini,' is tramping down Midwestern backroads, barely making ends meet. Prior to burlesque, they would pay quite a few dollars to go to some big show [with] long, drawn-out plots, and their minds would wander: 'How we gonna put food on the table for the family, how am I gonna get a job, what am I doing here?

    There is potential for fantastic publicity here. Herbert's Freaks. But you can't keep a good genre down, it seems, and dozens of "new burlesque" performers are bringing the art of striptease to modern venues like bars, comedy clubs and cabarets. Make eye contact.

    Everyone participates. Similar to "Split Week," in which an act was not booked for a full week in one theater but played part of the week in another house. Big-name performers were often paid to showcase some songs. He swore an oath, learned a secret handshake and seldom left home without a deck of cards and three Kennedy half dollars. Magician's Magic - Paul Curry.


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