Coming events

We are back to performing after a five-month pandemic-related shutdown. Please join Joanna and Donald at these upcoming shows!

Sun. Sept. 13 8pm GRANDMA'S BOY with Harold Lloyd   Drive-in at Sharon Playhouse, Sharon CT co-presented by Millerton Moviehouse

Sat. Sept. 19 Time TBA FILIBUS, a cool Italian cross-dressing caper silent. Come in a boat or sit on the bank!




Mar. 11 Brown University: La Maschera e il Volto (Donald and Joanna)  

Feb. 29 Ashokan Center Olivebridge NY, The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Feb. 23 Ansche Chesed Synagogue, Manhattan: The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Feb. 19 San Francisco JCC: City Without Jews (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Feb. 11 Bergen Community College, Paramus: The Docks of New York (Donald and Joanna)  

Feb. 4 Kenyon College: The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Jan. 19 New York Jewish Film Festival at Lincoln Center: Broken Barriers (Donald)  

Jan. 14 MoMA, NY: The Signal Tower (Donald)  

Dec. 27 Theater for a New City, Manhattan: The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Dec. 20, A day of silents: 12-2pm Shorts program, MoMA, NY, Donald  

Dec. 16 Chaplin shorts, Image Cinema, Williamstown MA, Donald and Joanna  

Dec. 8 Master class, University of California Berkeley 1:30-3pm, Donald  

                 programs (Donald) 

Dec. 7 San Francisco Silent Film Festival Winter Event: Keaton and Alice Guy  Blaché 

Dec. 4 Istanbul Silent Film Festival: The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Dec. 2 Festival on Wheels, Ankara, Turkey: Smouldering Fires (Donald)  

Dec. 1 Beykoz Kundura Film Center, Turkey: Die Frau im Mond (Donald)  

Nov. 24 Hill-Stead Museum, Farmington CT: Comedy shorts (Donald and Joanna)  

Nov. 23 MoMA, NY: Two programs from George Eastman Museum collection: (Donald) 


These shows were cancelled or postponed until further notice:


Mar. 19 House concert, Stuart FL: Comedy shorts (Donald and Joanna)  

Mar. 22 Kenyon Hall, West Seattle: Blue Blazes Rawden (Donald)  

Mar. 23 Paramount Theatre, Seattle: The Ancient Law Donald and Alicia Svigals  

Mar. 26 Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival, Amherst MA: The Ancient Law (Donald and violinist Alicia Svigals)  

Apr. 2-5 Denver Silent Film Festival: Workshop and two feature films (Donald and Joanna)  

Apr. 16 Ashland Independent Film Festival: The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Apr. 17 Ashland IFF: School performances (Donald)  

Apr. 19 Temple Israel, Hollywood CA: The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals) 

 July 28  9pm San Francisco JCC: ZOOM talk on silent film music and other topics (Donald)  

Aug. 8  Sherman CT JCC: The Ancient Law (Donald and violinist Alicia Svigals)  

Sept. 9 Jackson Hole WY:  The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Sept. 26 U. Wisconsin Madison: The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Oct. 15 George Eastman Museum:  The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Oct. 17 Hobart and William Smith College: The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)   

Oct. 27 Bergen Community College: Phantom of the Opera (Donald and Joanna)  

Oct. 29 Toronto York University: The Ancient Law (Donald and Alicia Svigals)  

Nov. 12-13 State University at Albany: City Without Jews (Donald and Alicia Svigals)

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