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- Minstrelsy may refer to: The art of the medieval minstrel The art of the 19th-century American minstrel show...
- The minstrel show, or minstrelsy, was an American form of entertainment developed in the early 19th century. Each show consisted of comic skits, variety...
- blackface minstrelsy arose only with the minstrel show. In New York City in 1843, Dan Emmett and his Virginia Minstrels broke blackface minstrelsy loose from...
- Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border is an anthology of Border ballads, together with some from north-east Scotland and a few modern literary ballads, edited...
- The stump speech was a comic monologue from blackface minstrelsy (which is an American entertainment consisting of comic skits, variety acts, dancing,...
- individuals working in the tradition existed even into the early 19th century. Minstrelsy became a central concern in English literature in the Romantic period...
- Northeastern United States. Coes was born in Providence, Rhode Island in 1828. Minstrelsy was America's first original contribution to the theater arts. It was...
- catchphrases and funny walk, fearing it was turning the program into minstrelsy. His character's other son, Michael, wanted to be a Supreme Court Justice...
- shows appear to have incorporated elements of melodrama and blackface minstrelsy. These plays varied tremendously in their politics—some faithfully reflected...
- Vaudeville developed from many sources, also including the concert saloon, minstrelsy, freak shows, dime museums, and literary American burlesque. Called "the...
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