Bryants’ Minstrels

Event Information

Venue(s):
Mechanic's Hall

Price: $.25

Event Type:
Minstrel

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
4 February 2014

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

02 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
03 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
04 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
05 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
06 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
07 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM

Program Details



Performers and/or Works Performed

4)
aka Johnny Schmoker ("Pilly Willy Wink" in refrain.); Pillwillywink Band; Johani Schmoker
6)
aka Captive trovatore, Il
Composer(s): Unidentified

Citations

1)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 01 November 1863.

Lists Grier and Mullen.  “Magic Cornet Solo [by] Garatagua.”

2)
Advertisement: New York Clipper, 07 November 1863, 238.

3)
Review: New York Herald, 09 November 1863, 7.

 “Bryants’, Wood’s, Christy’s, and Hooley’s at Brooklyn, continue the even tenor of their way. Their halls are nightly crowded to excess. They change their programmes weekly, and certainly merit the immense patronage they one and all receive.”