The Kid is a 1921 American silent dramedy film written by, produced by, directed by and starring Charlie Chaplin, and features Jackie Coogan as his adopted son and sidekick. This was Chaplin's first full-length movie. It was a huge success, and was the second-highest grossing film in 1921, behind The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.
Wednesday, August 29
"Anatomy of a Murder"
Commentary at 6:30pm Screening at 7:00pm
Anatomy of a Murder is a 1959 American courtroom crime drama film. Paul Biegler a laid back, southern lawyer defends a short-tempered Army Lieutenant who is accused of murdering his wife's rapist.
FREE LIVE MUSIC, the Backyard Music Series in Lowell, with Jilly Martin, 6 to 8 p.m., on the back lawn of the Tsongas Center along the Merrimack River, food, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase at each show, every Thursday through Aug. 23.
Aug. 2 - Aug. 16 - Melvern Taylor and his Fabulous Meltones
Aug. 23 - Merrimack
EXHIBIT OPENS, "Summer in the City," during the months of July and August. The exhibit ranges from paintings to fiber, sculpture to jewelry and mixed media to ceramics, Western Avenue Studios, 122 Western Ave., Lowell, through Aug. 26. Opening reception is Saturday, Aug. 4, 5 to 7 p.m.; theloadingdockgallery.com, 978-710-8605.
Treble Chorus of New England
The Treble Chorus of New England is now holding auditions for their three choirs; Training, age 7-9, Concert, ages 9-13 and Schola, ages 13-18 for the 2012-2013 season. In addition, TCNE is auditioning for their summer "Hands on Opera" Production of "Hansel and Gretel" that has two components: 1) An Intro to Opera Program which introduces children ages 10 and up to all the components of putting on an opera including performing in the Opera! And 2) an actual role in the production which involves an increased commitment to produce the Opera in the Fall as well. Tuition for the Opera program ranges from $100 for the Intro to Opera program, dates are August 13-17th, 2:30-5 pm with a performance on Friday, August 17th and the option to continue in the Opera program in the Fall, or $465 for the full Opera program, dates are August 6-17th, a performance on Friday, August 17th and additional Saturdays rehearsals and performances in November, 2012, dates TBD Please contact Anna S. Choi at email@example.com or call 978.794.4600 to schedule an audition. For more information, please go to www.treblechorusne.org.