Classification: Theatre: Genres: Vaudeville: Performers

This category includes individuals who performed in American vaudeville at any time between the opening of Tony Pastor's New Fourteenth Street Theatre in New York City in 1881 to the final show at New York's Loew's State Theatre in 1947. Information on individual performances and references may be found in List of vaudeville performers: A-K and List of vaudeville performers: L-Z. For information on variety entertainment in Britain and Commonwealth of Nations countries, see Music hall. For performers in British Music hall venues, primarily between 1850 and 1960, see Category:Music hall performers.