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Charlie Chaplin on the silver screen with the Saskatoon Symphony live on stage
April 14, 2018
1pm & 7:30pm
The Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra
The SSO goes back to the silver screen at the Roxy Theatre –
Silence is Golden celebrates the iconic Charlie Chaplin. Featuring the scores of composer Ben Model, the SSO brings you two incredible works of the silent film genius Charlie Chaplin. Make a weekend of it and see “THE GREAT DICTATOR” at the Roxy Theatre the night before!
Tickets for Friday's film "The Great Dictator" (7:30) $10 at the door.
Each screening features both films:
THE ADVENTURER (1917) starring Charlie Chaplin — Chaplin plays an escaped convict who comes to the rescue of a pretty socialite (Edna Purviance), who takes him in after saving him from a near-drowning. At a fancy party at her family home, Charlie’s cover is blown by a guest who tells her father (a judge!) and calls the police. The cops arrive and give Charlie a hilarious and wild slapstick chase.
THE IMMIGRANT (1917) starring Charlie Chaplin — Chaplin “comes across” to the USA in this classic, poignant tale of an immigrant surving poverty and finding love.
The Great Dictator (Friday film, 7:30pm) $8
For wheelchair seating call The Symphony office at 306-665-6414
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