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Fatty Arbuckle and Buster Keaton Comedy Showcase

July 9 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

$10

Join our live theatre organ accompanist Jay Warren at the Arcada for a night of silent slapstick. Three of the short films of Buster Keaton’s partnership with Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle will be shown.

The Butcher Boy is a 1917 American two-reel silent comedy film written by, directed by, and starring Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle and featuring Buster Keaton. This was the first in Arbuckle’s series of films with the Comique Film Corporation, and Keaton’s film debut.

The Rough House is a 1917 American two-reel silent comedy film written by, directed by, and starring both Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle and Buster Keaton. The Rough House was Keaton’s first film as a director.

Good Night, Nurse is a 1918 American two-reel silent comedy film written by, and directed by, and starring Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle and featuring Buster Keaton. The action centers in a sanitarium Arbuckle’s character was involuntarily brought to by his wife to be operated on by Keaton’s character for alcoholism.

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Details

Date:
July 9
Time:
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cost:
$10
Website:
http://www.arcadalive.com/event/fatty-buster/

Venue

Arcada Theatre
105 E Main St
St Charles, IL 60174 United States
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Phone:
630.962.7000
Website:
http://www.arcadalive.com/