Marble Church Hosts Silent Film Night with Live Music by World-Renowned Organist

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Marble Church Hosts Silent Film Night with Live Music by World-Renowned Organist

Date/Time
Date(s) - 07/25/2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location
Marble Collegiate Church


On Thursday, July 25 at 7:00pm Marble Collegiate Church will present Silent Film Night, featuring two classic films, Buster Keaton’s The Haunted House, and Charlie Chaplin’s The Kid. Each film will be accompanied with a live, improvised score by world-renowned musician Peter Richard Conte, the Wanamaker Grand Court Organist at Macy’s in Philadelphia. Conte, known for his technical brilliance and virtuosity, also serves as Principal Organist of Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA and is a frequent collaborator and soloist with The Philadelphia Orchestra. He will begin the evening with his interpretation of the overture from Candide.

Tickets are $20.00 at the door, $15.00 in advance, $10.00 for students with ID and children 12 and under. Purchase tickets at marblechurch.org. or on EventBrite.com. Marble Church is located at 29th Street and 5th Avenue.