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The Book of Vaudeville

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Catalogue Number:  FAR002
Producer:  Farpoint Films
Subject:  Arts, Canadian History, Canadian Social Studies, Documentary, Drama, History, Music, Social Studies
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2011
Running Time:  46


DVD Price:  $89.00
3 year post-secondary streaming price:  $135.00
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In 1950, Gene Shelly rescued the tattered remains of an ancient scrapbook from a Winnipeg demolition site. This is the story of that mysterious book, and the group of performers who unlocked its secrets.

Featuring: Onalee Ames, Sarah Constible, Tricia Cooper, Jacqueline Loewen, Andrew Cecon, Dean Gunnarson, Stephen Eric McIntyre, Ross McMillan and Owen Clarke and his band.


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