Christy’s Minstrels

Event Information

Venue(s):
Christy’s Minstrel Hall

Price: $.25

Event Type:
Minstrel

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
5 May 2013

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

30 Nov 1863, 7:45 PM
01 Dec 1863, 7:45 PM
02 Dec 1863, 7:45 PM
03 Dec 1863, 7:45 PM
04 Dec 1863, 7:45 PM
05 Dec 1863, 7:45 PM

Program Details



Performers and/or Works Performed

4)
aka Shakspere [sic] and Mozart;

Citations

1)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 30 November 1863.

2)
Announcement: New-York Times, 30 November 1863, 4.

“Several novelties are announced by Mr. George Christy, at his charming little minstrelsy hall, opposite Niblo’s Garden.”

3)
Announcement: New York Clipper, 05 December 1863, 267.

“Nigger airs and mannerisms.”