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Silent Movies with Live Piano & Box Lunch this Saturday

Invitation: A rare opportunity to see three silent movie comedy classics on a big screen with LIVE piano accompaniment! Ticket includes box lunch.

Sat
25
May
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Part of the 45th Annual World Championship Old-Time Piano Playing Contest and Festival, the silent movie box lunch is an audience favorite.  Three classic comedy shorts, shown on the big screen, with live piano accompaniment -- a fun opportunity to experience silent movies like an audience from 100 years ago.

Award-winning pianist Adam Swanson performs on piano, bringing all his training, timing, and love of this classic movie genre.

Tickets are $20, which includes a box lunch.  Please purchase your ticket by Friday, May 24th at noon at oldtimepianocontest.com.  Limited tickets may be available at the door.  Email Ian Hominick at ihominic@olemiss.edu with any questions.

Come for the Silent Movie Box Lunch Saturday at 11:45, and stay for the preliminary round of competition from some of the country's finest old-time piano players, which will take place in Nutt Auditorium from 1:00-5:00.  Finals take place Sunday at 1:00.  See oldtimepianocontest.com for the full schedule of contests, events, parties, workshops, and tours.

For assistance related to a disability, contact Lynn A. Wilkins: lwilkins@olemiss.edu

Event posted by: lwilkins@olemiss.edu

Sponsored by: UM Department of Music