Laurel & Hardy Convention come to Bristol!!!
We are thrilled that the first Laurel & Hardy Mini-Convention
in the area will be coming to Bristol on September 27th! Join the
Laurel & Hardy Magazine to celebrate the legendary comedy duo in screening
some of their great films AND rare footage!!! Find out more and book your
tickets HERE. And don’t forget that we will screening Laurel & Hardy at our
Gala event in January! Find out more HERE!
Slapstick Gala Tickets on Sale Now!
Buster Keaton is coming to Slapstick 2015 with
the world premiere of a brand new score forKeaton classic “Seven Chances” at the Slapstick Festival Gala!
We are thrilled and delighted to announce that the feature film for the eleventh Slapstick Comedy Gala will be Buster Keaton’s Seven Chances (1925), in beautifully restored colour-toned black & white and colour!
Festival director Chris Daniels says “This film is such a classic I can’t believe we haven't screened it yet at the gala, it’s a real treat and one of Buster’s funniest”.
The event will be a triple bill with Chaplin making an appearance in his classic THE IMMIGRANT (1917) as well as Laurel and Hardy joining us in tit-for-tat caper BIG BUSINESS (1929).
We will be announcing the host in September and you can buy your tickets HERE now!!! Watch this space for more details of the 2015 festival! As well as on Facebook and Twitter!
Find out more about Seven Chances at the Slapstick Comedy Gala HERE!
Previous Festivals Page
We are very excited as our events archive from the last ten years is now live on our brand new Previous Festivals page! You can see what Slapstick has been up to and how the festival has grown and developed over the last ten years. This new addition to the website gives the opportunity to show the diverse range of events and films we have had the opportunity to screen at the festival, and really shows how unique Slapstick Festival is!