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Start Date: 1/11/2014
End Date: 1/11/2014
Event Times: 10 am–2 pm

Contact Info

E-mail: museum@

Phone: 608-264-6555
Fax: 608-264-6575

Cure Cabin Fever: The Silver Screen

Beat the winter blues and transport yourself back in time to the era of black-and-white movies with this drop-in series. View clips from classic films and participate in fun, family friendly activities.

In this first event in the series, learn techniques of acting in silent films with members of the Madison Creative Arts Program and record your own minute-long silent scenes. Several silent films starring Wisconsin native and world-famous magician Harry Houdini will be shown for inspiration.

Ticket Info: Admission by donation — $4 for adults, $3 for children under 18 or $10 for a family

Location Description: Four floors of changing exhibit galleries, permanent exhibits and the museum store — located on Madison's Capitol Square

Venue: Wisconsin Historical Museum

Address: 30 N Carroll St

City: Madison

Accessibility Info: The site is fully accessible to visitors requiring a wheelchair for mobility.

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