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Karen Kay


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This week Karen gives you a touch of Dame Edna Everage , Peggy (from Hi-de-Hi.'),
Julie Walters and the vocal pyrotechnics of Cleo Laine. The smooth singing style of special guest Jack Jones is as impressive as ever in 'All because of love', once he's saved Steve Steen from having to fill in for him.
Also featuring Jim Sweeney Dancers POWERPACK
Vocal backing KAY GARNER
SUE GLOVER. SUNNY LESLIE Script associate COLIN EDMONDS Additional material
Musical director EDDIE GRAY Choreographer CHRIS POWER
Makeup designer HELEN BARRETT Costume designer DORINDA REA Sound TONY PHILPOT
Designer STEPHEN PACZAI Produced and directed by DAVE PERROTTET


Unknown: Dame Edna Everage
Unknown: Julie Walters
Unknown: Cleo Laine.
Unknown: Jack Jones
Unknown: Steve Steen
Dancers: Jim Sweeney
Unknown: Colin Edmonds
Unknown: Bryan Blackburn.
Unknown: Karen Kay
Unknown: Geoffrey Perkins
Designer: Helen Barrett
Designer: Dorinda Rea
Designer: Sound Tony Philpot
Designer: Stephen Paczai
Directed By: Dave Perrottet

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