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Situated on the Roundabout By-Pass
Under the direction of Naunton Wayne
The Roadhouse Orchestra
Conducted by Charles Shadwell
Unrestricted fun in a built-up area
Devised by Leonard M. Barry
Produced by Vernon Harris and Leonard M. Barry
At the Radio Roadhouse, as at any Other fashionable roadhouse, it is not only the entertainers who entertain. Many a famous artist drops in, and it is part of the idea behind this programme of novelty and surprise to find out who is there. There will be music, there will be all the atmosphere: gaiety, conversation, songs, splashing from the bathing-pool.
Leonard M. Barry , who devised the programme-the first of a series of three-was the producer of the stage production of Stanelli's ' Stag Party', which ran for three years. He has recently produced Big Bill Campbell 's Way Out West, a spectacular stage show based on the radio series 'The Cabin in the Hills'.


Conducted By: Charles Shadwell
Unknown: Leonard M. Barry
Produced By: Vernon Harris
Produced By: Leonard M. Barry
Unknown: Leonard M. Barry
Unknown: Bill Campbell

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