New Bowery Theatre

Event Information

Venue(s):
New Bowery Theatre

Proprietor / Lessee:
James W. Lingard

Conductor(s):
Thomas Baker

Event Type:
Variety / Vaudeville

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
24 September 2010

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

30 Jan 1863, Evening

Program Details



AD: NYH 01/26/63, p.7 – “Previous to the drama A NEW IRISH OVERTURE, and throughout the performance Irish Melodies composed and arranged by THOMAS BAKER, Esq., introducing the following airs:— Garryown, Savourneen Dheelish, The Harp that Once Through Tara’s Halls, Paddy, the Piper, The Bould Soger Boy, St. Patrick’s Day, Killy Tyrrel, I’ll make My Love, The Young Man’s Dream, Eileen Aroon, The Bank of the White Reeks, The Minstrel Boy.”

Performers and/or Works Performed

2)
aka Irish overture; New Irish overture
Composer(s): Baker
3)
aka Brides of Garryowen; Paddy Murphy
Text Author: Boucicault
4)
Composer(s): Baker
5)
Composer(s): Arnold [composer]
Text Author: Colman Jr.
6)
aka Harp that once thro' Tara's halls, The
Composer(s): Stevenson
Text Author: Moore
8)
aka Bould soger boy; Bowl'd sojer boy
Composer(s): Lover
Text Author: Lover
10)
aka Kitty Tyrrel
Composer(s): Glover
Text Author: Jefferys
13)
aka Aileen Aroon
15)
aka Minstrel boy to the war hath gone; Minstrel boy to the war is gone, The
Composer(s): Moore
16)
aka Virginny mummy
Text Author: White
Participants:  Frank Brower (role: Ginger Blue)
17)
aka Twenty-seventh street ghost
Text Author: Poole

Citations

1)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 29 January 1863, 7.
2)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 30 January 1863, 7.
Performers, program. “All of BRYANTS’ MINSTRELS. Who will appear immediately after their own performance at 472 Broadway.”