Black Crook

Event Information

Niblo's Garden

Proprietor / Lessee:
William Wheatley

Manager / Director:
William Wheatley

Event Type:
Play With Music

Record Information


Last Updated:
25 January 2016

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

11 Mar 1867, 7:30 PM
12 Mar 1867, 7:30 PM
13 Mar 1867, 7:30 PM
14 Mar 1867, 7:30 PM
15 Mar 1867, 7:30 PM
16 Mar 1867, 1:00 PM
16 Mar 1867, 7:30 PM

Program Details

Black Crook included the dance . Bonfanti appeared in this dance on 03/14/67, her first appearance in two weeks because of an illness.

Performers and/or Works Performed


Advertisement: New-York Times, 11 March 1867.
Review: New York Clipper, 23 March 1867, 398.

Bonfanti, one of the principal danseuses in the ‘Black Crook’ at Niblo’s Garden, re-appeared on the 14th inst., after being off the boards about two weeks. She was reported to have been sick. Several new dances have been introduced in the piece, one being the ‘Carnival of Venice,’ by Bonfanti. A grand carnival scene is in preparation, and will be introduced in the third act of this piece in place of the march, as soon as Lent is over. The attendance continues large.”