Cartoon Madness starts Monday in Capitol Theatre

ONE OF DOZEN — "Mutiny on the Bunny" (1950) is one of a dozen cartoons showing in the Capitol Theatre, 220 W. Dominick St. at 3 p.m. weekdays next week and 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, for the annual Cartoon Madness. (Photo submitted)

Cartoon Madness, a festival of cartoons in the Warner Bros. Looney Tunes/Merrie Melodies series will run at Rome’s Capitol Theatre (220 W. Dominick St.) during February school break week.

The 12 Technicolor cartoons will feature such characters as Bugs Bunny, Tweety Bird, Sylvester the Cat, The Road Runner, Yosemite Sam, Wile E. Coyote, and Michigan J. Frog. This year’s show will include a tribute to Pepé Le Pew.

The show will run each day Feb. 18-22 at 3 p.m., and on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 3 and 7 p.m. Among the cartoons shown will be "Past Perfumance", "Mutiny on the Bunny," "Feed the Kitty" and "8 Ball Bunny." They will be shown in 35mm prints on the Capitol’s 40-ft. wide screen.

Tickets available at the door are $3.50 for adults and $2 for children 12 and under.

Additional information is available at the Capitol box office at 337-6453.

The Cartoons:

Who Scent You? (1960; directed by Chuck Jones) Pepe LePew

Punch Trunk (1953; Chuck Jones)

Past Perfumance (1955; Chuck Jones) Pepe LePew

Feed the Kitty (1952; Chuck Jones)

Ballot Box Bunny (1951; Friz Freleng) Bugs Bunny, Yosemite Sam

Tweet and Lovely (1959; Friz Freleng) Tweety, Sylvester

Mutiny on the Bunny (1950; Friz Freleng) Bugs Bunny, Yosemite Sam

Fast and Furry-ous (1949; Chuck Jones) The Road Runny, Wile E. Coyote

One Froggy Evening (1955; Chuck Jones)

The Cats Bah (1954; Chuck Jones) Pepe LePew

Odor of the Day (1948; Arthur Davis) Pepe LePew

8 Ball Bunny (1950; Chuck Jones) Bugs Bunny

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