SLAPSTICON – Thursday
- Directed By: Multiple Directors
- Thursday, June 27, 2013 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 27th12:00 pm - Doors Open
1:00 pm - To be Announced
3:00 pm - WEISS-O-RONI THREE AND OTHER STUFF:
TWO LONELY KNIGHTS(1929) – Ben Turpin
SOCK AND RUN (1928) – Snub Pollard, Marvin Loback
SOUR MILK (1927) - Bud Duncan
NIZE PEOPLE (1927) – Izzie and Lizzie
EXCESS RELATIVES (1928) – Jimmy Aubrey
5:00 pm -7:00 pm - Dinner Break
7:00 pm - MARX BROTHER RARITIES
9:00 pm - FATHERS CLOSE SHAVE (1920) – Johnny Ray, Laura LaPlante
BRINGING UP FATHER (1946) – Joe Yule Sr., Rene’ Riano
Accompanying the silent comedies shown at SLAPSTICON are two of the finest silent film pianists working in the field today: Dr. Philip Carli, house accompanist of the George Eastman House in Rochester, New York, and Dr. Andrew Simpson of Catholic University, Washington DC, who performs regularly at the Library of Congress Packard Campus Theater in Culpeper, Virginia and the National Gallery of Art. Apart from both being SLAPSTICON regulars, Drs. Carli and Simpson are both Alumni of Indiana University.