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in Portrait of a Queen
Edited and arranged as a play by William Francis
Adapted for radio in two parts by John POWELL
Part 1 \
Ballads selected and arranged by CHARLES CHILTON
Guitar arrangement, additional lyric, and music by NICHOLAS SMITH
Produced by JOHN POWELL
The play has been compiled and adapted entirely from contemporary sources, and the ballads, with one exception, are drawn from authentic street sonxs circulating at the time. The Queen's song is from her own song book.
Cyril Luckham is in ' You Never Can Tell ' at the Haymarket Theatre, London
Part 2: next .Sunday


Play By:
William Francis
John Powell
Arranged By:
Charles Chilton
Music By:
Nicholas Smith
Produced By:
John Powell
Cyril Luckham
Queen Victoria:
Dorothy Tutin
Ballad Singer:
Nicholas Smith
King Leopold of the Belgians:
Henry Stamper
Dorothy Tutin
Lord Melbourne and Other Ministers:
Cyril Luckham
Lady in Waiting:
Eva Haddon
The Archbishop of Canterbury:
Richard Hurndall
Prince Albert:
Derek Waring
The Editor of ' The Times:
Hector Ross
Gentlemen of the Press:
Ronald Herdman
Gentlemen of the Press:
Richard Hurndall
Viscount Palmerston:
Henry Stamper
Ronald Herdman

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