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Slapstick Live Online

1-7 March 2021

This year Slapstick Festival has gone online!

Highlights include:

  • Rare access to silent films starring Clara Bow, W.C. Fields, Harold Lloyd, Max Linder and Josephine Baker
  • Comedy celebrations with contemporary comedians Noel Fielding, Matt Lucas, Lucy Porter, Rob Brydon, Stuart Lee, Henning Wehn and Jessica Martin
  • Exciting guests live from America including Dr Harriet Fields and Suzanne Lloyd (granddaughters of silent screen legends W.C.Fields and Harold Lloyd), Ben Model and Steve Massa whose Silent Comedy Watch Party streams have been a huge success throughout the current pandemic and Hattie Jacques son, Robin Le Mesurier
  • A celebration of Moms Mabley who broke racial and sexual boundaries and continues to inspire comedians to this day 
  • Live Q and As and virtual hangouts

Full details about the festival, which we’re proud to run out of Bristol, a UNESCO City of Film, can be found either on the Eventive website itself or via our programme which is available to download as a pdf.

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