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Ted Ray rings up the curtain on VARIETY PLAYHOUSE


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Cicely Courtneidge and Jack Hulbert with Norman Vaughan
Owen Brannigan
Ronnie Barker
Patricia Hayes
Leon Goossens
Marion Studholme
Cyril Fletcher
The George Mitchell Choir
BBC Variety Orchestra (Leader, John Jezard )
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Continuity and Ted Ray 's sketch by Terry Nation and John Junkin
' Pocket Theatre ' written by Jeremy Bullmore
Produced bv Alastair Scott-Johnston


Unknown: Cicely Courtneidge
Unknown: Jack Hulbert
Unknown: Norman Vaughan
Unknown: Owen Brannigan
Unknown: Ronnie Barker
Unknown: Patricia Hayes
Unknown: Leon Goossens
Unknown: Marion Studholme
Unknown: Cyril Fletcher
Leader: John Jezard
Conductor: Paul Fenoulhet
Unknown: Ted Ray
Unknown: John Junkin
Written By: Jeremy Bullmore
Unknown: Alastair Scott-Johnston

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Ted Ray rings up the curtain on VARIETY PLAYHOUSE

BBC Home Service Basic, 15 February 1958 20.00

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