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An eight-part serial by PAUL WHEELER starring
4: Bluebell is flattered to be asked back to the Folies Bergere with her own dancers, but soon finds herself out of work again after falling foul of the star of the show, the notorious
Mistinguett. Now a chance visit to the cinema changes her life ...
Title and incidental music by ILONA SEKACZ
Choreographer ANTHONY VAN LAAST Produced by BRIAN SPIBY


Unknown: Paul Wheeler
Music By: Ilona Sekacz
Music By: Choreographer Anthony van Laast
Produced By: Brian Spiby
Directed By: Moira Armstrong
Bluebell: Carolyn Pickles
Marcel Leibovici: Philip Sayer
Aunt Mary: Carmel McSharry
Paul Derval: Michael N. Harbour
Helen: Annie Lambert
Pierre: John Arnatt
Mistinguett: Thelma Ruby
Jacques-Charles: Donald Douglas
Erhard: Philip Fox
Lucy: Miranda Coe
Bobby: Sarah Dyall
Mme Duchamp: Agnes Bernelle
Felix: David Hatton
Max: Jeremy Clyne
Echo reporter: Nick Conway
Chantal: Laura Jackson
Theatre ASM: Marcus Bell
Klaus: Andrew Groves
Jeanne: Caryl Casson
Simone: Beryl Nesbitt

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