minstrel show definition

  • noun:
    • A comic variety program regarding the nineteenth and early 20th hundreds of years, generally featuring white actors in blackface.
    • A variety program carried out by white people in blackface.
    • a number program in which the performers comprise in blackface
    • a troupe of performers in blackface typically offering a comic program of negro songs and jokes

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