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Wed, Jun 19


The Leavitt Theatre

Silent Film & Live Music Series: "The Gold Rush" (1925) Starring Charlie Chaplin

Enjoy iconic silent films in a 1920's theatre that was designed for them! Jeff Rapsis accompanies each screening with history & live music. Dinner & drinks available during the films for a truly memorable 'dinner & a movie' experience!

Silent Film & Live Music Series: "The Gold Rush" (1925) Starring Charlie Chaplin
Silent Film & Live Music Series: "The Gold Rush" (1925) Starring Charlie Chaplin

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Jun 19, 2024, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

The Leavitt Theatre, 259 Main St, Ogunquit, ME 03907, USA

About the event

Doors 5 | Show 6-7:30 | Dinner & drinks available before & during the movie! 

Special Screening of "The Gold Rush" (1925) starring Charlie Chaplin

"The Little Tramp prospects in the Klondike in Chaplin's silent comedy epic. Full of classic laugh-out-loud sequences and heartfelt drama. Shown as part of the theater's 'Foodie Film Festival' by virtue of Chaplin's famous Thanksgiving Dinner made out of a shoe, the bun dance, and a scene where Chaplin's hungry cabin mate imagines the Little Tramp as a succulent chicken.Join us for a summer season of movies and entertainment at the historic Leavitt Theatre. See great silent films with live music in a summer-only theater opened in 1925 and barely changed since."


Jeff Rapsis is a writer/editor, educator, and also a composer and performer who specializes in creating live musical scores for silent film screenings. Jeff has curated a silent film & live music series just for The Leavitt Theatre! Come pair iconic films, live music & history with our award-winning food & beverage programs for a night out that you won't forget! 

Turn these films into a "dinner & a movie" night for the ages. During silent film screenings ONLY, please enjoy these promotions:

  • a free dessert with a purchase of two mains 
  • free large movie theatre popcorn with the purchase of a bottle of wine
  • email if you're eating dinner with us, and would like to reserve a table for the movie 

The performance starts at 6pm with a brief history lesson of the film & then a screening acompanied by live pianos music! 

All tickets are General Admission. Come early to scoop your favorite spots!

Dinner & drinks available before, during & after the film. 


  • Silent Film General Admission

    Sale ends: Jun 19, 7:30 PM

    All movie tickets are standard GENERAL ADMISSION. Tickets are treated as an RSVP. No specific seats are reserved. Come early to scoop your favorite sports! Dinner, full bar, popcorn, soft drinks & candy are all available to order in the theatre. Dinner & bar menus can be found on our website.

    +$0.38 service fee



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