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Christmas Night with the Stars

Synopsis

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introduced by Val Doonican
A gala programme featuring stars of BBC Light Entertainment in 1969
The stars include:
Moira Anderson
Cilla Black
Roy Castle
Wendy Craig
Rolf Harris
Mary Hopkin
Lulu
Kenneth McKellar
Kenneth Williams
The Young Generation
Choreography Douglas Squires
and:

DAD'S ARMY
Script by Jimmy Perry and David Croft
starring Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier and Clive Dunn
featuring John Laurie, James Beck, Arnold Ridley and Ian Lavender
with Bill Pertwee, Robert Aldous
Directed by David Croft

DICK EMERY
with Peter Elliott
Script by Peter Robinson
Directed by Ernest Maxin

MARTY
Written by Marty Feldman and Barry Took
starring Marty Feldman with John Junkin, Tim Brooke-Taylor and Roland MacLeod
Directed by Roger Race

KENNETH McKELLAR and MOIRA ANDERSON
Orchestra directed by Peter Knight
Directed by Yvonne Littlewood

NOT IN FRONT OF THE CHILDREN
by Richard Waring
starring Wendy Craig and Ronald Hines
with Hugo Keith-Johnston, Verena Greenlaw, Jill Riddick and Reginald Marsh
Directed by Graeme Muir

MONTY PYTHON'S FLYING CIRCUS
Conceived, written and performed by John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Eric Idle, with Carole Cleveland
Animations by Terry Gilliam
Directed by Ian McNaughton

The Cliff Adams Singers
Orchestra directed by Ken Thorne
Script by Austin Steele, David Climie and Val Doonican
Graphics by Bernard Lodge
Design by Brian Tregidden
Associate producer Colin Charman
Produced by Terry Hughes
(Kenneth McKellar is appearing in "The World of Jamie" at the King's Theatre, Edinburgh)
Val Doonican introduces.... p. 6

Contributors

Introduced by: Val Doonican
Entertainer: Rolf Harris
Singer: Mary Hopkin
Singer: Lulu
Comedian: Kenneth Williams
Script by ("Dad's Army"): Jimmy Perry
Script by ("Dad's Army"): David Croft
Captain Mainwaring ("Dad's Army"): Arthur Lowe
Sgt Wilson ("Dad's Army"): John Le Mesurier
L/Cpl Jones ("Dad's Army"): Clive Dunn
Pte Fraser ("Dad's Army"): John Laurie
Pte Walker ("Dad's Army"): James Beck
Pte Godfrey ("Dad's Army"): Arnold Ridley
Pte Pike ("Dad's Army"): Ian Lavender
ARP Warden ("Dad's Army"): Bill Pertwee
[Actor] ("Dad's Army"): Robert Aldous
Directed by ("Dad's Army"): David Croft
Comedian ("Dick Emery"): Dick Emery
[Actor] ("Dick Emery"): Peter Elliott
Script by ("Dick Emery"): Peter Robinson
Directed by ("Dick Emery"): Ernest Maxin
Written by ("Marty"): Marty Feldman
Written by ("Marty"): Barry Took
Unknown ("Marty"): Marty Feldman
Unknown ("Marty"): John Junkin
Unknown ("Marty"): Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown ("Marty"): Roland MacLeod
Directed By ("Marty"): Roger Race
Singer: Kenneth McKellar
Singer: Moira Anderson
Orchestra directed by: Peter Knight
Directed by: Yvonne Littlewood
Writer ("Not in Front of the Children"): Richard Waring
Unknown ("Not in Front of the Children"): Wendy Craig
Unknown ("Not in Front of the Children"): Ronald Hines
Unknown ("Not in Front of the Children"): Hugo Keith-Johnston
Unknown ("Not in Front of the Children"): Verena Greenlaw
Unknown ("Not in Front of the Children"): Jill Riddick
Unknown ("Not in Front of the Children"): Reginald Marsh
Directed by ("Not in Front of the Children"): Graeme Muir
Conceived, written and performed by ("Monty Python"): John Cleese
Conceived, written and performed by ("Monty Python"): Graham Chapman
Conceived, written and performed by ("Monty Python"): Michael Palin
Conceived, written and performed by ("Monty Python"): Terry Jones
Conceived, written and performed by ("Monty Python"): Eric Idle
Conceived, written and performed by/Animations ("Monty Python"): Terry Gilliam
Directed by ("Monty Python"): Ian McNaughton
Singers: The Cliff Adams Singers
Orchestra directed by: Ken Thorne
Script by: Austin Steele
Script by: David Climie
Script by: Val Doonican
Graphics: Bernard Lodge
Design: Brian Tregidden
Associate Producer: Colin Charman
Produced by: Terry Hughes

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Christmas Night with the Stars

BBC One London, 25 December 1969 18.45

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Advent Calendar Day 21: Alternative Christmas Day viewing, 1969 21 December 2016





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