Vaudeville in a sentence πŸ”Š

Definition of Vaudeville

(historical, uncountable) A style of multi-act theatrical entertainment which originated from France and flourished in Europe and North America from the 1880s through the 1920s. | (historical, countable) An entertainment in this style.

Short Example Sentences for Vaudeville

  • 1. The devices of vaudeville are perennial. πŸ”Š
  • 2. That evening we went to a vaudeville performance. πŸ”Š
  • 3. The idea was the subject of derisive vaudeville ditties. πŸ”Š
  • 4. I could sleep through a vaudeville china-juggling act. πŸ”Š
  • 5. I even sent money to a vaudeville agent in Cincinnati. πŸ”Š
  • 6. It was her latest vaudeville turn, imitating Antonia. πŸ”Š
  • 7. One has but to turn to the vaudeville stage to see its falsity. πŸ”Š
  • 8. Part of the place is a theater with a vaudeville show much like any other. πŸ”Š
  • 9. Much excellent music is ruined in vaudeville by ridiculous renditions. πŸ”Š
  • 10. In other words, vaudeville was the stepping-stone to grand opera. πŸ”Š
  • 11. The subject of the story was taken from a vaudeville and ballet by Scribe. πŸ”Š
  • 12. I told him our interview would make a hit as a 'turn' on the vaudeville stage. πŸ”Š
  • 13. When the engagement at the vaudeville ended, the Boarder came to the rescue. πŸ”Š
  • 14. Le Vaudeville n'eut garde de laisser Γ©chapper cette occasion de bon rire. πŸ”Š

How to use Vaudeville in Sentences?

  • 1. There followed two of the sauciest, most irresponsible tunes that ever made a vaudeville success. πŸ”Š
  • 2. It seems to me I laughed more at that vaudeville performance than anybody in the theater. πŸ”Š
  • 3. In 1891 they gave a benefit performance in the Vaudeville for him and Verlaine. πŸ”Š
  • 4. I'll take her and you to some bum two-bit vaudeville show some night, if you'd like.... πŸ”Š
  • 5. Within, the figure of Mrs. Barclay could be seen; she was singing vaudeville songs at the piano. πŸ”Š
  • 6. The preference of the vaudeville audience for really good music has been indicated to me time and again. πŸ”Š
  • 7. One evening they all went together to see a vaudeville performance that was being much talked about. πŸ”Š
  • 8. Don't bill yourself as a concert singer and then give a vaudeville performance. πŸ”Š
  • 9. I pity the poor city boys who have to grow up nowadays and depend on taxicabs and vaudeville for their excitement. πŸ”Š
  • 10. It ain't every day you have a chance to elevate a vaudeville team to the peerage. πŸ”Š
  • 11. One is far closer to his fellow-man in vaudeville than in grand opera, because the emotions of the auditors are more responsive. πŸ”Š
  • 12. Indeed, some of the vaudeville audiences often hear a singer at far better advantage than in the opera house. πŸ”Š
  • 13. In the childhood of hundreds of people now living opera was given with scenery and costumes that would be ridiculed in vaudeville if seen to-day. πŸ”Š
  • 14. Farmer pondered the idea of a transmitter that worked under water like a ball-point pen, broadcasting weary vaudeville routines. πŸ”Š
  • 15. He was known as the "left-handed pianist" and was in reality better suited to a vaudeville stage than to a concert platform. πŸ”Š
  • 16. It was like others of its kind, neither better nor worse, with vaudeville acts and songs interspersed between the reels. πŸ”Š
  • 17. A pleasant little cockney ballad singer who was coming over to America for a season in vaudeville volunteered to sing a ballad. πŸ”Š
  • 18. Months afterward, when she was going to vaudeville by herself, Una tried to identify the theater of wizardry, but she never could. πŸ”Š
  • 19. The average vaudeville theater in America is far better for the singer, in many ways, than many of the opera houses. πŸ”Š
  • 20. Some vaudeville buffoon or some gypsy fiddler may have more attractive power than the virtuoso who had spent years in developing his mind and his technic. πŸ”Š
  • 21. I was all the more vexed, because I had a box at the Vaudeville to give you, which perhaps would have entertained madame. πŸ”Š