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a rather Southern Concert Party from the North with Eve Becke
Book by Giles Playfair
Lyrics by Edgar Lustgarten
Music by various composers
Produced by David Porter
This show is in the nature of a family party, for it has been created almost entirely by those taking part in it. Giles Playfair , the author of the book, will be the compere ; the composers of the music, Anthony Spurgin and Michael Sayer , will say their piece ; and with them will be Audrey Cameron , Brent Wood , and Eve Becke , who on this occasion makes her first broadcast from Manchester. At least two institutions will be burlesqued-the game of cricket and a BBC feature programme. Indeed, it is believed that irreverence will play rather a prominent part in several of the sketches.


Book By: Giles Playfair
Unknown: Edgar Lustgarten
Produced By: David Porter
Unknown: Giles Playfair
Music: Anthony Spurgin
Music: Michael Sayer
Unknown: Audrey Cameron
Unknown: Brent Wood
Unknown: Eve Becke

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