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Silent film screening of “The General” with Ben Model, live piano accompaniment

October 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

free

On Wednesday October 9 at 7:30 p.m., Shippensburg University will present a silent film with LIVE piano music in the Luhrs Performing Arts Center on the university campus. This type of event has never been held before at Shippensburg or in the region. Ben Model, silent film composer/accompanist at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City will present The General, (1926) with Buster Keaton as young Johnny Gray, seeking to redeem himself from rejection by the Confederate army and from perceived cowardice by his beloved Annabelle Lee (Marion Mack).

The performance is free and open to the public. Parking is available next to the theater.

Details

Date:
October 9
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
free
Event Category:

Organizer

Department of Music and Theatre Arts
Phone:
717-477-1638
Email:
papeet@ship.edu
Website:
ship.ticketleap.com

Venue

H. Ric Luhrs Performing Art Center
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257 United States
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Phone:
717477769
Website:
www.luhrscenter.com