What influenced so many cultures to stage their own theatrical productions? Much is still a mystery, but we do know that the Ancient Greeks were part of the beginning of society as we know it today.
By looking at some of the past's performers we might be able to better understand the here and now as well as possibly see where the pattern will continue down the line.
There are entertainers of both genders and some are groups, but this is all about the men that were entertainers of vaudeville's past. These men put some entertainment styles on the entertainment map
In every decade there are the stars that you know and some of them that you don't, the same holds true for theatre history. You have the well known and the unknown entertainers all throughout history.
This is a brief introduction to Vaudeville, some of the players, a few different kinds of the acts, its decline and some of the remaining pieces.