13 February 2012Tickets for the FSO's evening performance of "The General" are nearly sold out although seats are still available for the matinee performance. The orchestra will be playing the widely acclaimed Carl Davis score as a live accompaniment to the Buster Keaton classic silent film. The recent success of "The Artist" has fuelled a resurgence of interest in silent movies so why not come and enjoy this exciting combination of live music and the film that Orson Welles considered to be one of the best romantic comedies ever made.Tickets can be obtained through our Concerts page.
The Live Cinema presentation of The General by arrangement with Photoplay Productions and The Douris Corporation. The Live Cinema presentation of The General was originally produced by David Gill and Kevin Brownlow. Photo courtesy of Photoplay Productions.