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Silent Film Series

This is the fifth season of Sandwich Town Hall Preservation Trust’s silent film series which recreates the original silent film atmosphere: live piano accompaniment by John Read on the historic 1894 silent film piano; pre-movie introduction by Liisa Niemi dressed as a flapper;

Projects

Special Projects: We thank all our members without whom the following Special Projects wound not have been possible: TOWN HALL SPECIAL PROJECTS YEAR COST Christmas Tree 2011 $106.24 Door Plaque 2012 $104.13 Light for piano 2012 $65.86 Round top tables

Grand Piano Donation

As you know, the Sandwich Town Hall has an 1894  piano with a rich history associated with the Hall. It was the original instrument that was used to accompany the silent movies that were shown in the Hall during the

Upcoming Events

Thank you for a Great Premiere Season! Coming This Fall: Saturday October 15, 7pm: Another Classic With Live Piano Accompaniment! Enjoy a Star-Studded Evening with Fatty Arbuckle,  Buster Keaton and Douglas Fairbanks Sr.! Our Double Play begins with the classic

Thank You!

OUR THANKS TO ALL FOR A GREAT GLASS TOWN STAGE INAUGURAL SEASON! Sandwich MA: It was in 1834 when it was decided Sandwich MA needed to have a civic Town Hall separated from the local church.  A place to gather

A Classic Star-Studded Evening!

Saturday July 16, 7pm: Another Classic With Live Piano Accompaniment! Enjoy a Star-Studded Evening with Charlie Chaplin and Lilian & Dorothy Gish! Our Double Play begins with the classic comedy short: Charlie Chaplin plays a dental assistant. What could go

You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown

Friday, Saturday June 17, 18, 7pm  Sunday June 19, 4pm: The classic Charles Schulz family fun musical. We are pleased to announce our fabulous cast: Charlie Brown –Woody Mitchell Lucy- Kim Mitchell Linus-Brian Berestecky Schroeder- Bobby Genereau Patty- Lisa Rudy 

Ten Men of Saugus Plaque Back in Town Hall

After being in storage for an unknown number of years the plaque commemorating the founders of Sandwich, the “Ten Men of Saugus,” is now back up in Town Hall. It graces the second floor landing just outside the door to the

Jazz from Blues to Bebop

Presented by the Glass Town Stage in partnership with: A sentimental journey through five decades of jazz!  A multimedia event with Mike Persico and his 6-piece band, featuring vocalist Lori Colombo, cabaret seating and dancing!

Doomsday!

Gary Cooper & Florence Vidor in Doomsday Saturday April 16, 2016  7pm: Another Classic Live piano accompaniment by John Read! Pre-movie narration by Liisa Niemi dressed as a flapper! In Sussex, England after the Great War, former aristocrat Mary Viner