Brighten your winter afternoon with this hour-long collection of silent movie shorts. Andrew Peters improvises live organ accompaniment on the church’s Schantz Organ to match the action and plot of the different films. The set of comedies concludes with Laurel and Hardy’s “Big Business” where they attempt to sell Christmas trees door to door in July. What could possibly go wrong?
Second Presbyterian Church is located at 4501 Westminster Place, Saint Louis, 63108 in the Central West End. The movie, part of the Couts Music Series, is free and open to all. For more information call 314-367-0367 or www.secondchurch.net.