Charlie Chaplin’s The Gold Rush

13.12.10
Charlie Chaplin Credit The Gold Rush © Roy Export S.A.S Date: 3 January 2011, 7pm | Location: Southbank Centre, London The Philharmonia Orchestra plays a live accompaniment to Charlie Chaplin’s silent film The Gold Rush in this special performance at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall. Featuring Chaplin in his quintessential Little Tramp role, the film was described by The New York Times upon its 1925 release as ‘a ...
Icarus at the Edge of Time

28.06.10
Icarus at the Edge of Time, courtesy of the Southbank Centre Dates: 3 & 4 July | Location: Southbank Centre, London The European Premiere of Icarus at the Edge of Time – a futuristic reimagining of the classic Greek myth set in outer space, based on a stunning book by the world-renowned physicist Brian Greene. The performance includes a cutting-edge film by the Liverpool Arts Prize winning artists ...
Ed Ruscha: Short film competition winner

26.12.09
Noise (film still), Fiona Skinner And the winner is… Fiona Skinner’s film, featuring former The Smith’s guitarist Johnny Marr, is the winner of the Ed Ruscha: Fifty Years of Painting film challenge. A competition set by the Southbank Centre to find a 30-second film about the Hayward Gallery exhibition. The competition was judged by artists Louise Wilson and Jeremy Deller and Director of the Hayward Gallery ...
Competition: Peter & the Wolf Live on Stage

06.11.09
Suzie Templeton's Peter and the Wolf Dates: Monday 28, Tuesday 29 and Wednesday 30 December, at 4pm and 6pm | Location: Southbank Centre, London After its sold-out debut at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall earlier this year, Peter & the Wolf Live on Stage returns this Christmas. Produced by Hugh Welchman and written and directed by Suzie Templeton, the beautiful stop-motion film won an Oscar for Best ...