Wood's Minstrels

Event Information

Venue(s):
Wood's Minstrel Hall

Proprietor / Lessee:
Henry [Wood's Minstrels] Wood

Price: $.25

Event Type:
Minstrel

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
25 September 2013

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

06 Apr 1863, 8:00 PM
07 Apr 1863, 8:00 PM
08 Apr 1863, 8:00 PM
09 Apr 1863, 8:00 PM
10 Apr 1863, 8:00 PM
11 Apr 1863, 8:00 PM

Program Details



There is a portrait of Frank Brower in the NYC, p.6.

Performers and/or Works Performed

2)
aka My grandfather's farm yard
Composer(s): Kirbye
4)
aka Blacksmith jubilee
6)
aka The Perche Equipoise; La perche
8)
aka Dar’s de money
9)
aka I ain't got time to tarry
Composer(s): Emmett
Participants:  Wood's Minstrels

Citations

1)
Review: New York Clipper, 18 March 1863, 3.

“The fine weather of last week attracted large numbers of ladies and their attendants to see and hear Wood’s Minstrels.”

K: Audience; Gender


2)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 06 April 1863, 7.

3)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 11 April 1863, 9.

4)
Announcement: New York Post, 11 April 1863, 2.