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Great Variety Shows

2018-08-24 12:45:00 2018-08-24 14:00:00 America/New_York Great Variety Shows Join pop culture historian Bill Brauning has he traces the history of television's great variety shows. Independence Civic Center

Friday, August 24
12:45pm - 2:00pm

Add to Calendar 2018-08-24 12:45:00 2018-08-24 14:00:00 America/New_York Great Variety Shows Join pop culture historian Bill Brauning has he traces the history of television's great variety shows. Independence Civic Center

Join pop culture historian Bill Brauning has he traces the history of television's great variety shows.

The TV variety show has a history steeped in vaudeville and comedy.  Pop culture historian Bill Brauning will trace the history of these great shows from Your Show of Shows and The Ed Sullivan Show to The Smothers Brothers and The Carol Burnett Show.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Independence Branch Library and presented in partnership with the Independence Civic Center.

This program will be held at the Independence Civic Center.
6363 Selig Dr.
Independence, OH 44131

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