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Chaplin, Keaton, Lloyd: Silent Shorts from The Big Three, with Live Piano Accompaniment by Bruce Martin

  • Franklin Public Library
  • Address: 5000 Franklin Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310
  • October 3, 2017
  • From: 06:30 PM to 07:45 PM
  • Price: Free
Overview

The silent era of film featured three men who’ve become known as comic geniuses: Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, and Harold Lloyd. Enjoy short films starring each of these actors during an evening of entertainment at the Franklin Avenue Library. Local pianist Bruce Martin will provide live accompaniment as the audience watches Easy Street (1917), Bumping Into Broadway (1919), and Cops (1922). Join us for a night of funny gags and side-splitting slapstick humor!

Chaplin, Keaton, Lloyd: Silent Shorts from The Big Three, with Live Piano Accompaniment by Bruce Martin