The 3rd Yorkshire Silent Film Festival Opening Night
With Charlie Chaplin, Harold Lloyd, Buster Keaton, Laurel and Hardy...and Neil Brand at the piano
Roll up for a night of cracking silent film slapstick, selected and introduced by Paul Merton and accompanied live at the piano by Neil Brand. Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton both performed on the City Varieties stage — tonight, they’re back, side-by-side with Laurel and Hardy and Harold Lloyd, in a packed bill of silent film comedy masterpieces.
Paul Merton and Neil Brand’s acclaimed blend of live performance and classic silent film has entertained audiences all over the UK. Tonight, they kick off the 3rd Yorkshire Silent Film Festival with a one-off gala performance in Yorkshire’s most beautiful comedy venue.
Part of the 3rd Yorkshire Silent Film Festival, 8 — 27 May 2018