The Marx Brothers' early vaudeville acts were pieced together and expanded to create elaborate stage and screen musical comedies like "The Cocoanuts."
Part of the Ransom Center's "Vaudeville Film Series," the film is being screened alongside the current exhibition "Vaudeville!," which is on view through July 15. Eric Colleary, the Ransom Center's Cline Curator of Theatre and Performing Arts, will introduce the film.
Runtime: 96 minutes.
Free and open to the public. Please be aware that the Ransom Center's Charles Nelson Prothro Theater seats 125. Line forms upon arrival of the first patron, and doors open 30 minutes in advance.
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