What: The Unsilent Film Series is a new monthly series taking place at (le) Poisson Rouge. The Unsilent Film Series brings classic films back into the live music realm with new scores from prominent musicians. The series takes this tradition and modernizes it combining silent films (and sometimes not-so-silent films) in a live music venue, with a variety of genres. For information about each of the shows and the musicians involved, click the links in the paragraph below.
When: The first show will be The Fall of the House of Usher, and it will be free on April 7. The next will be a combination of Footloose and The Conformist on April 25, with a $10 charge. Lastly will be a screening of Chaplin’s The Kid on May 23, with a $17 advance charge.
All performances will be at Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker Street).