Bryants’ Minstrels

Event Information

Venue(s):
Mechanic's Hall

Price: $.50 parquette; .30 family circle

Event Type:
Minstrel

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
26 June 2012

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

19 Mar 1866, 7:45 PM
20 Mar 1866, 7:45 PM
21 Mar 1866, 7:45 PM
22 Mar 1866, 7:45 PM
23 Mar 1866, 7:45 PM
24 Mar 1866, 7:45 PM

Program Details

The program concluded with Jack on de Green.

Performers and/or Works Performed

2)
aka Blacksmith jubilee
4)
aka Seedy musicians; Old time's rocks; Old times' rocks; Old times rock
7)
aka Sonambula; Sonnambula Amina
9)
Composer(s): Emmett
Text Author: Emmett

Citations

1)
Announcement: New York Herald, 19 March 1866, 5.

“[T]he Bryants, with their numerous minstrel company, give a number of excellent songs, after which come the Blacksmith’s Jubilee, The Flutmagilders, Les Miserables, and other excellent things, the whole concluding with Jack on de Green, introducing the troupe in their holiday sports.”

2)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 19 March 1866.
3)
Advertisement: New-York Times, 19 March 1866.