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The Vaudeville Theatre, Edwin Royle, 1899
The following passage was written by a performer and an art commentator and was published in 1899.

Royle, Edwin. "The Vaudeville Theatre." Scribner's Magazine Oct. 1899: 485-95. Rpt. in No. 4 ed. Vol. 26. New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1899. HathiTrust Digital Library. Web. 23 Mar. 2016.

The author would agree that in relation to the theatre, American "holidays" would almost always mean


the theatre would be closed.


the understudies would be on stage instead of the starring actors.


a busy day at the theatre.


plays would be twice as long.

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