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Charles Chaplin

 
Charles Chaplin Headshot
Date of Birth: April 16, 1889
Date of Death: December 25, 1977 (88)

Birth Place: London, ENGLAND
 






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Bradley Cooper & Todd Haynes to Honor Cate Blanchett at 47th Chaplin Award Gala Photo Bradley Cooper & Todd Haynes to Honor Cate Blanchett at 47th Chaplin Award Gala
by Michael Major - Mar 30, 2022

The annual Gala, which has honored some of cinema’s most outstanding talents, will feature Cooper as an event speaker; he recently appeared with Blanchett in Guillermo del Toro's film adaptation of the novel Nightmare Alley. Haynes directed Blanchett in the 2015 romantic drama Carol.

Iconic Hollywood Props and Costumes Up for Auction from Profiles In History's Icons & Photo Iconic Hollywood Props and Costumes Up for Auction from Profiles In History's Icons & Legends Of Hollywood
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 9, 2020

Profiles in History has announced incredible costumes and props from Hollywood's Classical, Golden and Modern Age at their next auction, Icons & Legends of Hollywood, November 12th & 13th in Los Angeles.

Violinist Philippe Quint Headlines Charlie Chaplin's Legacy: Classical Music in Film  Photo Violinist Philippe Quint Headlines Charlie Chaplin's Legacy: Classical Music in Film with Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
by Charles Shubow - Feb 8, 2020

Quint mesmerizes the audience with his virtuoso performance.

Creaci√≥n de poemas sinf√≥nicos, coros y modelos de investigaci√≥n, aportaci√≥n de ex Photo Creaci√≥n de poemas sinf√≥nicos, coros y modelos de investigaci√≥n, aportaci√≥n de exiliados espa√Īoles a la m√ļsica en M√©xico
by Julie Musbach - Oct 25, 2019

Durante el coloquio 80 a√Īos del exilio espa√Īol: influencias y aportaciones a la vida musical de M√©xico, realizado en el Conservatorio Nacional de M√ļsica del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL), se destac√≥ el trabajo de las compositoras Emiliana de Zubeld√≠a y Mar√≠a Teresa Prieto, quienes crearon en M√©xico sus obras m√°s importantes, as√≠ como el trabajo historiogr√°fico del music√≥logo Otto Mayer-Serra y la aportaci√≥n de los artistas flamencos.

BWW Review: Dealing with Affective Memory and with an Unpublished Libretto CHAVES - U Photo BWW Review: Dealing with Affective Memory and with an Unpublished Libretto CHAVES - UM TRIBUTO MUSICAL (El Chavo - A Musical Tribute) Opens This Week in Sao Paulo
by Claudio Erlichman - Aug 21, 2019

The show will pay a beautiful tribute to Roberto Gomez Bolanos and his most famous creation, our dear El Chavo, in a great production in the best Broadway style. The staging promises to surprise fans of the show - and the general public - with original choreography by Gabriel Malo, unpublished libretto by music director Fernanda Maia and direction by Ze Henrique de Paula. Chaves - Um Tributo Musical has its premiere scheduled for August 23 at Teatro Opus (Shopping Villa-Lobos), in Sao Paulo.

LACO@theMovies Features World Premiere Of Jeff Beal Score-Buster Keaton's THE GENERAL Photo LACO@theMovies Features World Premiere Of Jeff Beal Score-Buster Keaton's THE GENERAL
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2017

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, celebrating its roots in the film and television recording industry, presents LACO @ the Movies: Buster Keaton's The General, featuring Emmy Award-winning composer Jeff Beal (House of Cards) conducting the world premiere of his score for the 1926 silent classic spotlighting the absurdity of war on Saturday, November 11, 2017, 8 pm, at The Theatre at Ace Hotel, in downtown Los Angeles. Currently celebrating its 50th anniversary, LACO was founded in 1968 as an artistic outlet for the recording industry's most gifted musicians. The Orchestra, regarded as one of the world's premier chamber orchestras as well as a pacesetter in presenting wide-ranging repertoire and adventurous commissions, performs live to The General for this entertaining evening. Considered among the greatest films ever made, the historical parody was adapted from The Great Locomotive Chase and is set during the Civil War. The Theatre at Ace Hotel was built in 1927, just a year after The General was made.

BWW Review: THE CONSUL, THE TRAMP AND AMERICA'S SWEETHEART Reminds Us What Democracy is Really About in America
by Shari Barrett - Nov 22, 2016

Now onstage at Theatre 40 in Beverly Hills, THE CONSUL, THE TRAMP AND AMERICA'S SWEETHEART tells a tale suggested by true events in the United Artist office of Mary Pickford that took place with Charlie Chaplin and Georg Gyssling, German Consul in Los Angeles and a Nazi party member, to discuss the upcoming production of Chaplin's film "The Great Dictator" and whether or not it should even be made. This meeting, witnessed by Pickford's novice secretary, Esther Hollombe (who turns out to be Jewish), would change all of their lives forever.

The Actors Fund Expands at 729 Seventh Avenue; Extends Lease to 2030
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2016

Himmel + Meringoff announced today that The Actors Fund of America has expanded at 729 Seventh Avenue, increasing its office space by 50 percent from 22,400 square feet to 33,600 square feet. With the addition announced today, the organization will remain at the building into 2030.

New York Philharmonic to Accompany CITY LIGHTS and FANTASIA Screenings This Spring
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2016

The New York Philharmonic will present two programs of film music in May 2016: a complete screening of Charlie Chaplin's CITY LIGHTS, May 19, 2016 - with the Orchestra performing Chaplin's score live, conducted by Timothy Brock, who restored the score for live performance - and Disney's FANTASIA, May 20-21, 2016 - in which selections from Fantasia and Fantasia 2000 will be screened as the Orchestra performs the music live, led by Assistant Conductor Joshua Gersen, in honor of Fantasia's 75th anniversary.

New York Philharmonic to Accompany CITY LIGHTS and FANTASIA Screenings This Spring
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

The New York Philharmonic will present two programs of film music in May 2016: a complete screening of Charlie Chaplin's CITY LIGHTS, May 19, 2016 - with the Orchestra performing Chaplin's score live, conducted by Timothy Brock, who restored the score for live performance - and Disney's FANTASIA, May 20-21, 2016 - in which selections from Fantasia and Fantasia 2000 will be screened as the Orchestra performs the music live, led by Assistant Conductor Joshua Gersen, in honor of Fantasia's 75th anniversary.