March 10, 2018
Schrott Center for the Arts, Butler Arts Center
Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra, in collaboration with the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art*, presents a Harold Lloyd comedic silent film double feature. An Eastern Westerner tells the tale of a spoiled young man from New York whose parents send him to his uncle’s ranch to teach him a lesson. Safety Last! charts the haphazard adventures of a country boy heading to the big city to seek success.
Double Feature: Silent Film with Live Orchestra
Harold Lloyd’s An Eastern Westerner (1920) and Safety Last! (1923)
Matthew Kraemer, conductor
*See the special exhibit, The Reel West, at the Eiteljorg Museum March 3, 2018 – February 23, 2019.