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What does 'vaudeville circuit' mean? They experienced better success on the vaudeville circuit. In this sentence what does 'vaudeville circuit' mean? Thank you in advance!'
Mar 18, 2011 2:19 PM
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This normally refers to live performances on the stage or in the circus of the kinds found in the early 1900's. It might include trained animals, comedians, magicians, dancers, acrobats, and plays. Normally these are funny performances, not serious ones. "Circuit" implies that the people are moving from one place to another. They might spend a week performing in New York, then move on to Boston.
March 18, 2011
It may mean that more people saw them the more they travelled around.
March 18, 2011
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