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International Buster Keaton Convention THIS WEEKEND in Muskegon, MI

 

Schedule:

FRIDAY, October 4, 2013


10:30-11:30 a.m

Pre-registration at the Shoreline
Noon -1:30 p.m. Registration at the Depot
2 p.m. Baseball Game at Buster’s Field
3:30 p.m. Walking Tour of Bluffton Actors’ Colony
5 p.m. Dinner Break: On Your Own (Note: The Lake House restaurant next to the Shoreline will be serving perch. If you plan to go there, let us know so the restaurant isn’t overwhelmed.)
8-10 p.m.
Muskegon Museum of Art - Keaton Rarities (plus some surprises)


SATURDAY, October 5, 2013


9 a.m.
Muskegon Museum of Art
Keaton Quiz
Presentation - David Macleod - "Buster Keaton's College"
Presentation - Michael O’Hea - "It Ain’t Rocket Science: Buster’s Comedy in Light of Humour Theory"

Noon-2 p.m. Lunch Break
2 p.m.
Muskegon Museum of Art
Presentation - Matt Phelan - Bluffton Book
Presentation - Susan Buhrman - Medicine Show Days
Films By Grace Hill, followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker
Q&A With the Keaton family — Barbara Talmadge, Melissa Talmadge Cox and Harry Keaton.
The Annual Damfinos Auction

5-6 p.m.
Getting Dolled Up For A Little Dinner and a Show

6 p.m.
The Gallery, Frauenthal
A Little Dinner

8 p.m.
The Frauenthal
And a Show, featuring Bart Williams,
And the films The Iron Mule and Our Hospitality
Following the show, on the stage of the Frauenthal
The Speakeasy

After hours -
Shoreline Parlor

Party Like It’s 1926!

 
 
 
 
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