you back to the nineteenth century on your PC. Watch a 3D simulation
of a complete act by legendary vaudeville comedian Frank
Bush and observe the reactions
of the historical spectators. Take an interactive 3D tour of an extravagant
Vaudeville consists of two online Shockwave applications, one featuring a series of streaming 3D computer animations
and the second offering an immersive 3D experience. Both applications provide extensive
historical notes and commentary.
a prototype of the "Live Performance Simulation System," a
fully generalizable system for simulating live performance events
from any historical period. The project models a powerful new tool
for teaching performance and cultural history and for scholarly research
and digital publication in the arts
Last Update: November 2005. Enhanced animation of Frank Bush act, close and medium views. Improved lighting throughout and beard and cloth in Part II (Jewish section). This short movie highlights the changes.