Wood's Minstrels

Event Information

Venue(s):
Wood's Minstrel Hall

Price: $.25

Event Type:
Minstrel

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
4 April 2014

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

12 Oct 1863, 7:45 PM
13 Oct 1863, 7:45 PM
14 Oct 1863, 7:45 PM
15 Oct 1863, 7:45 PM
16 Oct 1863, 7:45 PM
17 Oct 1863, 2:30 PM
17 Oct 1863, 7:45 PM

Program Details

“The Four Crows” was mentioned in some ads but was not listed in the ad with the full program.

Performers and/or Works Performed

5)
aka Drafted into the army
Participants:  A. J. Talbot
6)
aka Mickey’s dead broke at the door
Composer(s): Isaacs
Text Author: Bowers
7)
Composer(s): Cross
Participants:  Charley (Wood's) Fox
8)
Composer(s): Foster
11)
aka Favorite ballads ; Ballads and warblings; Beautiful ballads
14)
aka Ghost of happy Uncle Tom, The
16)
aka Tenpin Johnny
17)
aka Favorite ballads ; Ballads and warblings; Beautiful ballads
Participants:  Master Richard Coker
19)
aka Extravaganza dance
Participants:  M. (Wood's) Lewis
21)
Participants:  Charley (Wood's) Fox (role: Newsboy);  Cool [Wood's] White (role: Ticket Seller);  A. J. Talbot (role: The Conductor);  James W. [minstrel] Glenn (role: The Engineer)

Citations

1)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 12 October 1863, 9.

2)
Advertisement: New York Clipper, 17 October 1863, 214.

3)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 17 October 1863, 1.
Full program.