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Language of Love


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Devised and written by John Law.
A programme for lovers.

Starring Ian Hendry, Petula Clark
and Richard Briers, David Kernan, Amanda Barrie, Patsy Rowlands
with Ian Gray
First transmission on St. Valentine's Eve


Deviser/writer: John Law
Presenter: Ian Hendry
Singer: Petula Clark
Performer: Richard Briers
Performer: David Kernan
Performer: Amanda Barrie
Performer: Patsy Rowlands
Performer: Ian Gray
Dancers: Patrick McIntyre
Dancers: Peter Gordeno
Dancers: Ann Briley
Dancers: Johnny Greenland
Dancers: Tessa Bremner
Dancers: Vince Logan
Dancers: Lesley Judd
Dancers: Brian Tucker
Dancers: Elaine Carr
The Orchestra conducted by: Harry Rabinowitz
Orchestrations: Peter Knight
Orchestrations: Dennis Wilson
Costumes: Maureen Muggeridge
Costumes: Vanessa Clarke
Make-up: Cherry Alston
Musical numbers staged by: Alfred Rodrigues
Additional material: Dorothy Parker
Additional material: Richard Waring
Graphics: Roy Laughton
Designer: Ridley Scott
Producer: James Gilbert

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