Bryants’ Minstrels

Event Information

Venue(s):
Bryants’ Minstrel Hall

Event Type:
Minstrel

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
22 February 2019

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

09 Feb 1868, Evening
10 Feb 1868, Evening
08 Feb 1869, Evening
11 Feb 1869, Evening
11 Feb 1869, 2:30 PM
12 Feb 1869, Evening
13 Feb 1869, Evening

Program Details

Benefit for Seymour, Thursday afternoon, Feb. 11.

Performers and/or Works Performed

2)
aka Much ado about noffin
3)
aka Jeems the poet
Text Author: Leavitt, Egan
6)
aka After dark's
7)
aka Monster tin panonion; Monster concert tin-pan-on-ion; Grand tin-pan-on-ion; Grand tinpanonion; Grand Tin Pano-ni-on; Tin-pan-o-ni-on; Tin-Pan O-Ni-On concert

Citations

1)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 07 February 1869, 11.
2)
Advertisement: New-York Times, 10 February 1869, 7.
3)
Announcement: New York Clipper, 13 February 1869, 358, 2d col., top.
4)
Advertisement: New York Clipper, 13 February 1869, 359.
5)
Review: New York Clipper, 20 February 1869, 366, 2nd col., top.

“Nelse Seymour had a crowded house at his benefit on the afternoon of the 11th inst., at Bryants’ Minstrel Hall. He was presented on the stage by Henry Dobson with one of his handsome, patent banjos, heavily silver mounted, and valued at $60. He was also the recipient of a large bouquet from his intended.”