Slapstick Divas

Slapstick Divas

with Shappi Khorsandi

Festival of Ideas/
Thu 23 January 2020
20:00-22:20
Bristol Cathedral
Price: £15/ £12

Slapstick Divas

with Shappi Khorsandi

Slapstick Divas
Thu 23 January 2020,
20:00-22:20
Bristol Cathedral
Price: £15/ £12

Slapstick Divas highlights outstanding leading women in some of the funniest on-screen examples from the golden age of silent comedy. Shappi Khorsandi hosts this evening of celebration and discovery with a series of short films from silent screen comedy deities: Mabel Normand, Louise Fazenda, Dorothy Devore and Gale Henry. With live musical accompaniment from the European Silent Screen Virtuosi featuring Guenter A Buchwald, Frank Bockius and Romano Todesco.

Curated by Steve Massa, author of Slapstick Divas: The Women Of Silent Comedy.

With special thanks to Lobster Films.

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How to Book/

Booking for this Cathedral event is managed by Watershed. Book online or in person at Watershed Box Office or on Tel: 0117 927 5100 Mon – Fri from 09:00 and Sat & Sun from 10:00. Tickets for the event will be available to collect at Watershed Box Office until 16:00 on Thursday 23 January. Any uncollected tickets will then be taken the Cathedral where they can be collected from 16:30.

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