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BBC-2 Showcase


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2.30 Let Me Speak: Jesuit Novices
Young people face Malcolm Muggeridge in a discussion on their beliefs.

'I will take a vow of Poverty, to renounce all ownership and to use things just as they are given me. I'll take a vow of Chastity, a pledge to love God totally which will forgo any joy of married life, and I will take a vow of Obedience - a total giving of self to God and a doing of his will as it is shown to me through the mouth of a human and fallible Superior'.
(First transmission on July 25)

3.0 Joyce Grenfell
Fifty minutes in a company of two-accompanied by an orchestra.
(First transmission on August 8)


Presenter (Let Me Speak): Malcolm Muggeridge
Designer (Let Me Speak): Marion Robinson
Producer (Let Me Speak): Stanley Hyland
Entertainer/Original lyrics and material by: Joyce Grenfell
Music: Richard Addinsell
"Songs my mother taught me" arranged by: Viola Tunnard
Musical arrangements and orchestral direction by: William Blezard
Director: John Street

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