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Vic Oliver presents VARIETY PLAYHOUSE

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and introduces
The BBC Revue Orchestra
(Leader, Antony Gilbert )
Conducted by Vic Oliver
Denis Goodwin
Michael Langdon
' The Trials of Life'
2—' Plumbing Trouble '
Written by Johnny Speight
Jean Harvey
' What Would You Do ? '
A mystery drama with a problem for you to solve, written and introduced by Ernest Dudley
2-' Romeo's Brother-in-Law '
Amy Shuard
The Western Brothers
The George Mitchell Choir
Continuity by Carey Edwards
Produced by Alastair Scott-Johnston

Contributors

Leader: Antony Gilbert
Conducted By: Vic Oliver
Conducted By: Denis Goodwin
Conducted By: Michael Langdon
Written By: Johnny Speight
Written By: Jean Harvey
Unknown: Ernest Dudley
Unknown: Carey Edwards
Produced By: Alastair Scott-Johnston
Householder: Vic Oliver
Plumber: Ronnie Barker
Plumber's Mate: Tenniel Evans
Sir Richard Thackeray (Romeo): George Hagan
Rona Martin, his wife (Juliet): Betty Baskeomb
Jim Martin, her brother: Ronnie Barker
Dresser: Tenniel Evans

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Vic Oliver presents VARIETY PLAYHOUSE

BBC Home Service Basic, 4 April 1959 20.00






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