Sign in or register
for additional privileges

Birth of An Industry: Blackface Minstrelsy and the Rise of American Animation

Nicholas Sammond, Author
Space, page 23 of 36

 

You appear to be using an older verion of Internet Explorer. For the best experience please upgrade your IE version or switch to a another web browser.

Space, Page 181

In The Minstrel Show (1932), animal characters black up for a minstrel show, suggesting that by the 1930s the connection between characters and minstrelsy had become vestigial. Their return to the stage in this cartoon as minstrels points to the nostalgic place that minstrelsy held in 1930s popular media. Opening with a parade , the group mounts a stage and performs a variety show with song and dance routines, solo songs, and instrumental interludes for a crowded theatre. 
Comment on this page
 

Discussion of "Space, Page 181"

Add your voice to this discussion.

Checking your signed in status ...

Previous page on path Space, page 23 of 36 Next page on path

Related:  Performance, Page 43Introduction, Page 21Labor, Page 129Labor, Page 113Space, Page 162Introduction, Page 30Race, Page 225Space, Page 178Introduction, Page 14Performance, Page 70Performance, Page 84Labor, Page 128Labor, Page 98Space, Page 146Conclusion, Page 296Race, Page 253Space, Page 183Race, Page 213Race, Page 254Conclusion, Page 289Conclusion, Page 298Space, Page 148Race, Page 206Performance, Page 47Space, Page 194Introduction, Page 2Space, Page 188Space, Page 143Space, Page 193Race, Page 204Race, Page 231Space, Page 190Space, Page 189Conclusion, Page 284Labor, Page 112Race, Page 220Labor, Page 123Race, Page 221Race, Page 261Race, Page 230Introduction, Page 1Space, Page 177Performance, Page 42Space, Page 155Space, Page 197Race, Page 251Labor, Page 109Conclusion, Page 302Space, Page 175Space, Page 141Performance, Page 74Performance, Page 34Race, Page 258Performance, Page 50Race, Page 252Space, Page 172Labor, Page 133Introduction, Page 29Performance, Page 77Race, Page 224Space, Page 187Race, Page 248Introduction, Page 6Conclusion, Page 286Race, Page 229Conclusion, Page 300Performance, Page 45Space, Page 171Conclusion, Page 292Labor, Page 122Performance, Page 72Performance, Page 82Performance, Page 54Space, Page 152Space, Page 184Race, Page 232Labor, Page 110Performance, Page 44Space, Page 165Conclusion, Page 304Performance, Page 41Conclusion, Page 275Conclusion, Page 303Space, Page 163Performance, Page 52Conclusion, Page 278Labor, Page 119Labor, Page 88Race, Page 247Space, Page 138Space, Page 170Space, Page 191Performance, Page 46Space, Page 150Labor, Page 132Labor, Page 101Race, Page 239Introduction, Page 23Space, Page 182Race, Page 235Conclusion, Page 291Performance, Page 35Performance, Page 60Race, Page 219Introduction, Page 4Space, Page 195Conclusion, Page 290Space, Page 137Conclusion, Page 273Labor, Page 131