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Putting on the Donegan


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An excerpt from George and Alfred Black's new Summer Show at the Winter Gardens Pavilion, Blackpool.
Starring Lonnie Donegan
with The Dallas Boys, Miki and Griff, Norman Vaughan, Suzi Miller, The John Tiller Girls, The Lonnie Donegan Group, Peter Appleby, Peter Huggett and Les Bennetts.
(A special performance before an invited audience from the Winter Gardens Pavilion, Blackpool, by arrangement with the Blackpool Tower Company Ltd)


Singer: Lonnie Donegan
Singers: The Dallas Boys
Singers: Miki and Griff
Comedian: Norman Vaughan
Dancer: Suzi Miller
Dancers: The John Tiller Girls
Musicians: The Lonnie Donegan Group
Drummer: Peter Appleby
Bass: Peter Huggett
Guitarist: Les Bennetts
Musical director: Ralph Dollimore
Choreography: Denny Bettis
Producer: Albert J. Knight
TV presentation: Barney Colehan

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