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Piccadilly Hayride


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[Starring] Sid Field
Excerpt from the second half of this musical show presented by Val Parnell in conjunction with George Black, Limited. Lyrics and music by Dick Hurran and Phil Park. Produced by Alec Shanks. Associate producer, Charles Henry
Cast also includes the Ross Sisters, Jerry Desmonde, Terry Thomas, Alfie Dean, and Beth Dell. The Debroy Somers Orchestra, directed by Bobby Howell.
Commentator, Raymond Glendenning.
From the Prince of Wales Theatre, London


Presented by: Val Parnell
In association with: George Black
Lyrics and music by: Dick Hurran
Lyrics and music by: Phil Park
Producer: Alec Shanks
Associate Producer: Charles Henry
Performers: The Ross Sisters
Performer: Jerry Desmonde
Performer: Terry Thomas
Performer: Alfie Dean
Performer: Beth Dell
Musicians: The Debroy Somers Orchestra
Orchestra directed by: Bobby Howell
Commentator: Raymond Glendenning

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