Are you looking for the perfect "pops" concert with silent film and music? Mr. Greene offers a myriad of pops concert and film programs bringing together your musicians and PRSO's scores. Bring in expert conductor and historian Andrew Greene for an evening of music and laughs!
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"A Night At The Show"
Silent Comedy Shorts!
This dynamic program brings together three silent comedy short films with live orchestral accompaniment. Between the films will feature selections of American popular music and light classical pieces.
Charlie Chaplin: One A.M. (1916), Behind The Screen (1916), The Rink (1916), Easy Street (1917), The Adventurer (1917)
Buster Keaton: One Week (1920), The Haunted House (1921), The Playhouse (1921), The Frozen North (1921), Cops (1922), The Blacksmith (1922)
Harold Lloyd: Haunted Spooks (1920), Get Out And Get Under (1920), Never Weaken (1921)
Laurel & Hardy: Habeas Corpus (1928), Big Business (1929)
Total program duration: Two hours with 15 minute intermission.
The Mark of Zorro (1920)
The first Zorro swashbuckler!
Bring to life one of the best silent films with the original musical score as compiled by James C. Bradford! With "Justice For All", this action-adventure film brings to life the story of Zorro starring the man who created the character, Douglas Fairbanks Sr.!
Total Program Duration: One Hour, Forty Five Minutes
Harold Lloyd: The Third Genius
Silent Comedy Films!
Presented in partnership with the estate of silent comedian Harold Lloyd, these programs bring together one of Harold Lloyd's feature comedies with a classic comedy short! From the thrilling adventures of Safety Last, to the antics of Get Out And Get Under, these programs are a wonderful way to celebrate the genius of Harold Lloyd and are a treat for audiences everywhere.
Shorts: Haunted Spooks (1920), Get Out And Get Under (1920), Never Weaken (1921)
Features: Safety Last (1923), The Freshman (1925), The Kid Brother (1927)
Total Program duration: Two hours with 15 minute intermission.
Buster Keaton's The General (1926)
Love, Locomotive And Laughs!
One of the best comedies ever created, this program brings together the hilarious comedy of Buster Keaton with the original musical score as compiled by James C. Bradford. The film re-tells the story of the Great Locomotive Chase from the American Civil War, with Buster Keaton playing Johnny Gray, saving both his locomotive - and his girlfriend from rebel spies!
The film can be combined with a concert program featuring American popular music favorites, or with another Buster Keaton comedy.
Total program duration: Two hours with 15 minute intermssion