Classic Silent Film With
Live Theatre Organ Accompaniment
17360 Lahser Road
Detroit, MI 48219
Friday, October 15, and Saturday, October 16, the Redford Theatre presents the classic silent horror presentation of The Phantom of the Opera (Universal Pictures, 1925) starring Lon Chaney with live accompaniment on the theatre pipe organ by Tony O'Brien. The print to be shown is from the International Museum of Photography at the George Eastman House in Rochester, NY. It was made from the original two-color Technicolor sequences, preserved by the UCLA Film and Television Archives.
Tony O'Brien will begin this event with a performance of concert favorites. A short intermission will be followed by an uninterrupted showing of The Phantom of the Opera.
Show time will be at 8 pm. All tickets are general admission, and the cost is $10.00 for Adults and $5.00 for children (12 & under), which includes Free parking. The Redford Theatre is located at the NE corner of Grand River Ave. and Lahser Rd. in the heart of Detroit's Old Redford neighborhood.
HALLOWEEN DOUBLE FEATURE:
IT CAME FROM OUTER SPACE in 3-D
ABBOTT & COSTELLO MEET FRANKENSTEIN
Live Piano and Organ
Friday, October 22, and Saturday, October 23, the Redford Theatre presents its annual HALLOWEEN DOUBLE FEATURE: First, terror in 3-D wit It Came from Outer Space (35mm, Universal, 1953) starring Richard Carlson and Barbara Rush, who won a Golden Globe, followed by Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein (35mm, Universal, 1948) starring Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney, Jr., and Bela Lugosi.
Friday's screening is at 8 pm, and there will be two showings on Saturday at 2 pm and 8 pm. All tickets are general admission, and cost is $6.00 which includes 3-D glasses and free parking. The Redford Theatre is located at the NE corner of Grand River Ave. and Lahser Rd. in the heart of Detroit's Old Redford neighborhood.
This week will feature the Redford's original theatre pipe organ, piano music, and a wide variety of classic monster, horror, and Hollywood prints by our event sponsor, Treasures from Paul's Basement.
Live Music: Welcoming tunes from the lobby piano set the mood when the box office and doors open 1 hour before showtime. Then the spotlight shifts to the auditorium when organist Jennifer Candea plays the Star Spangled Banner followed by a half-hour of lively music.
Patron Participation: Everyone who comes in full costume will get a Treat from the Redford Theatre!
Coming November 5 and 6 is Gypsy. Tickets are $4.00.