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Children's Television: The Gypsy Thief


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A musical story of old Austria.
Written and produced by Desmond O'Donovan.

[Starring] Henry Zeisel and his Orchestra with Kitza Kazacos
Keneth Thornett as the Narrator
Henry Zeisel and his Orchestra as the Gypsies
Michael Anderson as the Gypsy Boy
Kitza Kazacos as the Countess
Harry Haythorne and Denys Palmer as the Chairboys
Clive Dunn as the butler
Margaret Shane as the Countess's daughter


Writer/producer: Desmond O'Donovan
Narrator: Keneth Thornett
The Gypsies: Henry Zeisel and his Orchestra
Gypsy Boy: Michael Anderson
Countess: Kitza Kazacos
Chairboys: Harry Haythorne
Chairboys: Denys Palmer
Butler: Clive Dunn
Countess's daughter: Margaret Shane

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Children's Television: The Gypsy Thief

BBC Television, 31 December 1956 18.30

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