Bryants' Minstrels

Event Information

Venue(s):
Mechanic's Hall

Manager / Director:
Dan Bryant
Neil Bryant

Price: $.25

Event Type:
Minstrel

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
23 September 2013

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

16 Mar 1863, 7:45 PM
17 Mar 1863, 7:45 PM
18 Mar 1863, 7:45 PM
19 Mar 1863, 7:45 PM
20 Mar 1863, 7:45 PM
21 Mar 1863, 7:45 PM

Program Details



Performers and/or Works Performed

3)
aka Sonambula; Sonnambula Amina
4)
aka Barbary Allen; Barb'ry Allen; Barbara Ellen
5)
aka Sally come up
7)
aka Mac's essence; Little Mac's essence of Old Virginia
9)
aka Bryants' laughing gas
Text Author: White
12)
aka Greenbacks; Green-backs; Greenbacks! : new song for the times; How are you, greenbacks?; How are you greenbacks; How are you, green-backs;
Composer(s): Emmett
Text Author: Emmett

Citations

1)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 16 March 1863, 7.
2)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 21 March 1863, 7.
3)
Review: New York Clipper, 28 March 1863, 395.
“The Bryant’s are on the high road to fortune and a brownstone on avenue V, their hall being crowded every night.”