Some examples of other names of steps are botafogo, jazz box, kick ball change, mambo step, military turn, sugarfoot, vaudeville - a complete list is impossible because the art is constantly changing.
Vaudeville historian Joe Laurie, Jr. claimed that vaudeville headliner Eva Tanguay let the veils drop in her version of the Salome dance in 1912.
Various folk dances arrived with immigrant groups and by the mid-19th century vaudeville and ballroom dance were popular.
Taken off the streets and brought to Vaudeville in the 1900s, tap was on Broadway and in jazz festivals by the 1950s.
The foxtrot has gone all the way from the vaudeville stage to prime time TV on shows like Dancing with the Stars.
The star performers of this era employed all the over-the-top shtick of 50 years of vaudeville in their acts.
Openned in 1907, it included large picnic lawns, a band shell, and a stage for vaudeville productions.
At 15, he toured the New England Vaudeville Circuit as a juggler, unicyclist, magician, and comedian.
The striptease represented a return to the flash-and-tickle approach of populist vaudeville dancers.
In 1857, having been persuaded to make a play of the novel of Dalila, he brought out this piece at the Vaudeville, and enjoyed a brilliant success; on this occasion he positively broke through the consigne and went up to Paris to see his play rehearsed.