Even Raymie lost his simple faith, and tried to show that he could do a vaudeville shuffle.
This altogether admirable tradition rules the vaudeville stage, facetious illustrators, and syndicated newspaper humor, but out of actual life it passed forty years ago.
It did not seem to be a tabloid university; it did not seem to be any kind of a university; it seemed to be a combination of vaudeville performance Y. M. C. A. lecture, and the graduation exercises of an elocution class.
Erik gave an imitation of the Greek dancers he had seen in vaudeville, and when they sat down to picnic supper spread on a lap-robe on the grass, Cy climbed a tree to throw acorns at them.
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The three hops of the bunny became three struts of a vaudeville vamp.
Jerry Spinelli -- Stargirl
Whatever she does or says is burnished with an almost vaudevillian touch.