Drag Shows: Cross-Dressing the Sexes
With piano accompaniment by Ben Model
Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 4:00 p.m.
Includes the following films:
Good Night Nurse
1917. USA. Directed by Roscoe Arbuckle. With Arbuckle, Buster Keaton. 18 min.
Get ‘Em Young
1926. USA. Directed by Fred Guiol. With Stan Laurel. 18 min.
Chasing the Chaser
1925. USA. Directed by Stan Laurel. With James Finlayson. 10 min.
Sweedie Learns to Swim
1914. USA. Directed by Wallace Beery. With Beery. 10 min.
Getting Rid of Trouble
1912. USA. Directed by Del Henderson. With Charlie Murray. 10 min.
In the Film exhibition Cruel and Unusual Comedy: Social Commentary in the American Slapstick Film
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