What kind of minstrel show he gave to win his freedom is not known.
In a tradition that goes back to the days of the minstrel show, the banjo player doubled as a comedian.
The idea that Cyrus staged what amounts to a minstrel show Sunday night is an interesting, though debatable, one.
I started with a minstrel show, making eight bucks a night, three nights a week.
He had joined a minstrel show somewhere and had become an "end-man."
It was worse than a minstrel show; it was profoundly corrupt.
While he was dressing his teeth chattered like castanets in a minstrel show.
You have to lie more here in a day than I did all the time I was with a minstrel show.
As you will see by this morning's paper, there is to be a minstrel show next Wednesday for benefit of Austin Grays.
It was not exactly a minstrel show, but it approached the minstrel territory.