Tag Archives // Silent Films

Vaudevisuals Bookshelf – “The Comic Mind” – Gerald Mast

[Translate] Back Cover of The Comic Mind ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Table of Contents Introduction Pt. I: Assumptions, Definitions, and Categories 1. Comic Structures 2. Comic Thought 3. Comic Films—Categories and Definitions Pt. II: Primitives 4. Jests, Tricks, and Read the full article…

“Slippery Jim” – A silent film from 1910 inspired by the escape acts of Harry Houdini

May 13, 2015 // Comedy, Film, Music, Silent Film // No Comments

[Translate] Ferdinand Zecca reportedly came up with the idea for Slippery Jim after reading about the escape acts of Harry Houdini. Original score by Ben Model. Continue reading…

Vaudevisuals presents an evening of Silent Films @ Jalopy Tavern

[Translate] FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! For the next 3 months on the last Sunday we are presenting a series of silent films at Jalopy Tavern.  Outside on the patio is a wonderful, intimate screening room. We will present a few Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals Interview with Gregg Mozgala – Artistic Director of Apothetae Theater Company – THE PENALTY

[Translate] Vaudevisuals interview with actor/playwright and artistic director of Apothetae Theater Company. Gregg talks about the upcoming production of “The Penalty” to be performed at Dixon Place beginning June 14th, 2013. Inspired by the 1920’s film THE PENALTY starring Lon Read the full article…

“Chain of Fools” – The new book by Trav S.D. – Book Launch at Dixon Place – Wed. April 10th at 7:30 – FREE!!!!

[Translate] Please Join Trav S.D. for the FREE Chain of Fools Launch Event Wednesday, April 10, 7:30-9:30 pm in the Dixon Place Lounge 161A Chrystie Street Film screening to be followed by a book signing and celebration! ~ ~ ~ ~ ~   Read the full article…

Internation Mime Festival – London – Opens Jan.11th

[Translate] For more information on the Festival go here!