Bryants’ Minstrels

Event Information

Venue(s):
Mechanic's Hall

Price: $.25

Event Type:
Minstrel

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
25 March 2015

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

29 Feb 1864, 7:45 PM
01 Mar 1864, 7:45 PM
02 Mar 1864, 7:45 PM
03 Mar 1864, 7:45 PM
04 Mar 1864, 7:45 PM
05 Mar 1864, 7:45 PM

Program Details

Benefit for the Sanitary Commission on Saturday.

Performers and/or Works Performed

2)
aka Wild steed of Bohoken; Wild steed of the Bowery
Text Author: Leslie
5)
aka Monster tin panonion; Monster concert tin-pan-on-ion; Grand tin-pan-on-ion; Grand tinpanonion; Grand Tin Pano-ni-on; Tin-pan-o-ni-on; Tin-Pan O-Ni-On concert
7)
aka Sally come up
8)
aka Stocks up and stocks down
10)
aka Mac's essence; Little Mac's essence of Old Virginia
11)
aka Exempt Shaking Quakers; Exempt Shakers from Lebanon Town; Lebanon Shakers, The ; Shaking Quakers

Citations

1)
Announcement: New York Post, 24 February 1864, 2.

2)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 29 February 1864.

“Dan Bryant in his great bare back act.”  Saturday night is a benefit for the Sanitary Commission.

3)
Announcement: New York Clipper, 05 March 1864, 371.

4)
Advertisement: New York Clipper, 05 March 1864, 375.

5)
Review: New York Clipper, 12 March 1864, 379.
Saturday performance for the benefit of the U.S. Sanitary Commission.  “[Needless] to say, the house was crowded.  All honor to the Bryant Brothers for their liberality in such a good cause.”