Charles H. Templeton Ragtime and Jazz Festival: 'The Playhouse' and 'A Night in the Show' Silent Films

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 11:00 am

Mississippi State University Libraries is hosting the 12th Annual Charles H. Templeton Ragtime and Jazz Festival with a focus on blues, jazz and ragtime. The library is showing the silent films “The Playhouse” (1921) by Buster Keaton and “A Night in the Show” (1915) by Charlie Chaplin. Internationally renowned pianist Jeff Barnhart of Mystic, Connecticut, will provide live piano accompaniment. Click the "Link" below to view the complete festival schedule and to purchase tickets.

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