Screen Filler – The Troc’s Burlesque Fun Feast of Names

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3-1-74 – Time for a break from the movies with an amusing set of ads from The Troc in Philadelphia. Now operating under it’s full name of the Trocadero for concerts, it was known through the 60’s and 70’s as a Burlesque house. While several notables appeared there, it served as a place where performers were given some rimshot-worthy names based on silly but funny word-play. An outline of it’s history can be found here…

http://cinematreasures.org/theaters/10329

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~ by screen13 on April 9, 2017.

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