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  • 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.