Silent Film Night: Buster Keaton's The Frozen North & The Boat Charlie Chaplin's Shoulder Arms
Randall Craig Fleischer, conductor
BUSTER KEATON | The Frozen North and The Boat
CHARLIE CHAPLIN | Shoulder Arms
It’s an evening of Silent Film giants! Buster Keaton plays a bumbling villain who ends up in The Frozen North. From the frozen snow to the rising water, Keaton’s The Boat finds him and his family on a voyage in his homemade boat that proves to be one disaster after another. In Charlie Chaplin’s Shoulder Arms, it’s WWI, and Chaplin is recruited to the army’s “awkward squad”.
“Silent Film Night: Buster Keaton’s The Frozen North & The Boat Charlie Chaplin’s Shoulder Arms” is presented by Anchorage Symphony Orchestra.
Runs approximately 2 hours including intermission.
BABIES — Ticket required for all ages.
CHILDREN — Recommended for ages 6 and older.
For this family event, a higher level of audience noise will be permitted. Disruptive patrons of any age will be expected to exit the show.
Get Behind-the-Scenes: ASO Education Consultant, Susan Wingrove-Reed, will give a pre-concert lecture on the music and personalities of the performance of “Silent Film Night: Buster Keaton’s The Frozen North & The Boat Charlie Chaplin’s Shoulder Arms”. This free lecture begins one hour before the show. Public welcome.
An ASL Interpreter will sign this event on Saturday, January 12 at 8:00 pm. Select seats labeled " I " to purchase seats with a view of the interpreter. For more information, contact CenterTix at 263-ARTS).
Atwood Concert Hall
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts
621 W 6th Ave, Anchorage
If you already have tickets and are concerned that your current seats may not fulfill your needs, please complete this special seating request form.
As of now, this event will not be interpreted. An ASL Interpreter can be arranged for the performance on Sunday, February 24 at 2:00 pm. Please contact CenterTix by noon on Friday, February 1 to request this service.
All levels of the theatres in the Center have wheelchair-and scooter-accessible locations where patrons can remain in their wheelchairs/scooters or transfer to portable theater seats. Select seats labeled "W" to purchase these seats.
Scooters cannot be placed in the aisles due to the Center's evacuation plan. Patrons are welcome to transfer to a Center transport wheelchair in the lobby to gain access to permanent seat locations. Devices will be stored in the lobbies.
Assistive Listening Devices - Sound from the stage is broadcast directly to you by our in-house listening system (Listen Technologies LR-52000-072). This system has a standard 3.5mm output jack, so you can use your own headset or one of our stereo headsets. A limited number of T-coil compatible loop lanyards are also available. Listening devices are kept at the House Manager's station in the lobby prior to and during performances. This service is free of charge, however a deposit or ID is required.
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