Monthly Archives: October 2020

Vaudeville Courage with Bert Lahr

Join Grant as we spend some time with the great Bert Lahr and his friends. Also on this pod are Ethel Merman and Jimmy Durante.

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Dancing through Vaudeville with Margarita Casino – or as you might know her – Rita Hayworth

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Uke-on! String-a-long with Grant, Kate Ferris and Cliff Edwards.

Join Grant as he shares the Cliff Edwards story, then gets deep into the history of the Ukulele with Winnipeg’s own Uke-guru Kate Ferris. We’ll look at how this little inexpensive instrument became all the rage in vaudeville.

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A spell with Brian Glow on the History of Magic in Vaudeville

Join Grant in conversation with Brian Glow as we learn about the history of magic from the cavemen to the vaudeville stages which is where Kellar the Great walked onto the stage of the Winnipeg Theatre in May 1900. Brian … Continue reading

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