- Sunday, 20 May 2012
- Royce Hall
- 6:30 pm
- Carl Davis, C.B.E. (Hon.), composer & conductor
- Harold Lloyd The Kid Brother (1927)
- Harold Lloyd High and Dizzy (1920)
The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra proudly presents Harold Lloyd’s two masterpieces, The Kid Brother (1927) and High and Dizzy (1920).
Dustin Hoffman, honorary chairman
Hanna M. Kennedy and Roger L. Mayer, co-chairmen
In The Kid Brother, Harold is a country boy who is the “Cinderella” of the respected Hickory family. When beautiful Mary arrives with the traveling road show, Harold needs all his quick wits and courage to defeat the villains, win the girl of his dreams and finally gain his father’s approval and admiration.
Original score composed and conducted by Carl Davis, performed live by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. Music commissioned by Thames Television for Channel 4.
In High and Dizzy, the second of Lloyd’s five famous “thrill” comedies, tells the story of Harold as a medical doctor who, after enjoying a few too many alcohol samples, encounters his patient sleepwalking on a skyscraper ledge.
World premiere of a new score by Carl Davis, performed live by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.
All music by Carl Davis and performed by arrangement with Faber Music Ltd, London.
box office info
For more information or to buy tickets, please call Nicole or Megan in the box office at 213 622 7001 × 1.
Gala tickets for the film and post-film supper are available over the phone from our box office staff.
film tickets: $35, 80
film & post-film supper: $350
For more information on the Honorary Committee sponsorships and program ads, please contact Maya Kalinowski at 213 622 7001 × 204.