Bryants’ Minstrels

Event Information

Venue(s):
Mechanic's Hall

Price: $.25

Event Type:
Minstrel

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
28 July 2014

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

09 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
10 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
11 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
12 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
13 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
14 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM

Program Details



Keyword Current Events because of Russian ball.

Performers and/or Works Performed

2)
aka Rush-in ball
Participants:  Dan Bryant (role: Sim Dipsey);  Neil Bryant (role: the manager in the rush);  Nelse [minstrel] Seymour (role: a rail splitting Rush in);  Dave [minstrel] Reed (role: Miss Bartshorn, a Rush in headache);  Tommy Gettings (role: Miles O'Reilly, a fighting Rush in)
4)
Composer(s): McNally [composer, conductor, minstrel]
Text Author: Reed
5)
aka Dat's what's de matter
Composer(s): Foster
6)
aka Blacksmith jubilee

Citations

1)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 08 November 1863, 7.

List of performers in Rush-in Ball.

2)
Advertisement: New York Clipper, 14 November 1863, 248.

List of performers.