Masters of Slapstick with Alloy Orchestra
The Winter Garden of the World Financial Center (200 Vesey St., Manhattan)
One Week (with Buster Keaton)
Back Stage (with Roscoe Arbuckle)
Easy Street (with Charlie Chaplin)
This trio of short films introduced audiences to memorable sidesplitting stunts by Hollywood’s greatest comedians.
Alloy Orchestra is a three-man musical ensemble, writing and performing live accompaniment to classic silent films. Working with an outrageous assemblage of peculiar objects and electronic synthesizers, Alloy thrashes and grinds soulful music from unlikely sources.