Bryants’ Minstrels

Event Information

Venue(s):
Mechanic's Hall

Price: $.50 parquet; .30 gallery; $5 private boxes

Event Type:
Minstrel

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
29 April 2012

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

27 Nov 1865, Evening
28 Nov 1865, Evening
29 Nov 1865, Evening
30 Nov 1865, Evening
01 Dec 1865, Evening
02 Dec 1865, Evening

Program Details



Performers and/or Works Performed

3)
aka Seedy musicians; Old time's rocks; Old times' rocks; Old times rock
4)
aka Carte-de-visite album, The
6)
aka Black Brigade, De; Black brigade horse cavalry
Composer(s): Emmett
Text Author: Emmett
7)
aka Reckon I'm in luck
8)
aka Mac's essence
10)
aka Live injun

Citations

1)
Announcement: New-York Times, 27 November 1865, 4.

2)
Advertisement: New-York Times, 27 November 1865, 7.

3)
Advertisement: New York Clipper, 02 December 1865, 267.

“Crowded each evening with highly respectable and fashionable audiences. . . . In a brilliant variety of New Songs, Choruses, Dances, Farces, Burlesques, Sketches, Operatic and Plantation Scenes.”