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Montalvo Arts Center - Lilian Fontaine Garden Theatre
Montalvo Arts Center 15400 Montalvo Rd. Saratoga, CA 95071
408-961-5800
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The weather was pleasant and I was glad I brought along a sweater. I wore shoes for the stairs and trails.
Jimmy Cliff dress Jul 21 2014 star this tip starred
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There is a shuttle to the Center from the West Bay College. We didn't know and drove up the Center and then had to leave and go to the parking lot.
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For more information about Metropolis, visit IMDb.

Description

The Club Foot Orchestra is a music ensemble founded in 1983 by Richard Marriott, former Montalvo Lucas Artists Residency Program resident. After a brief career playing dramatic, complex music in San Francisco clubs, they became known for their equally dramatic and complex scores for classic silent movies. The ensemble got its name from a performance art nightclub called the “Club Foot,” which flourished in the Bayview district of San Francisco. Marriott, who lived upstairs, formed a house band that came to be called the “Club Foot Orchestra.”

The ensemble will open with accompaniment to a classic Felix short — Felix the Cat Woos Whoopee — and then perform to Fritz Lang’s 1927 classic, Metropolis.

About the Ticket Supplier: Montalvo Arts Center

Montalvo Arts Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering community engagement through the creation and presentation of multidisciplinary art. By uniting the broadest possible audiences with a global community of artists, Montalvo expands the role of arts and culture as an essential community resource.

Located in the Saratoga hills, Montalvo occupies a Mediterranean-style villa on 175 stunning acres, which Senator James Duval Phelan left to the people of California for the encouragement of art, music, literature, and architecture.