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An Excerpt from Act I of ' Merrie England'

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A Comic Opera written by BASIL HOOD
Music by EDWARD GERMAN
Scene: The Bank of the Thames opposite Windsor
Cast in order of appearance : and CHORUS
Conductor, HERMAN FINCK
Produced by R. CLAUD JENKINS
Staged by WILLIAM J. WILSON
Relayed from the Princes Theatre

Contributors

Written By: Basil Hood
Music By: Edward German
Conductor: Herman Finck
Produced By: R. Claud Jenkins
Unknown: William J. Wilson
Earl of Essex: Edgar Owen
Walter Wilkins: W S Percy
Silas Simkins: Bertram Dench
The May Queen: Muriel Page
4 Jill-All-Alone': Rosalinde Fuller
Long Tom: Dennis Hoey
Big Ben: Norman Greene
Tailor: Philip Merritt
Butcher: Frank Watts
Baker: Wensley Russell
Tinker: Norman Astridge
Bessie Throckmorton: Nancy Fraser
Queen Elizabeth: Enid Cruickshank
Sir Walter Raleigh: Joseph Hislop

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An Excerpt from Act I of ' Merrie England'

Regional Programme London, 26 November 1934 21.00






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