Inspired by Charlie Chaplin and the legends of pre-talky film, ‘Silent Laughter’ brings roaring-20’s silent movie mayhem to the stage. Performed with title cards projected over the actors’ heads and live theatre organ accompaniment, ‘Silent Laughter’ stars a dashing hero who overcomes jail, poverty, World War I and a dastardly villain to win the girl of his dreams.
What: “Silent Laughter”
Who: University of South Dakota Department of Theatre
When: 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, 2 p.m. matinee Sunday
Where: USD’s Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts
Tickets: $15 for adults, $12 for senior citizens (62+), $10 for K-12 and non-USD students and $5 for USD students with ID.
Reservations: usd.edu/theatre or (605) 677-5400