As a former editor of The Times, and present editor of The Review of Reviews, Mr Wickham Steed has had his finger on the political pulse for many years. He is exceptionally capable of gauging the feeling of the House of Commons on so momentous an occasion as Budget night.
Concert by Prize-Winners
Relayed from the Central Hall, Westminster
Lady Gold Medallist. Vocal
Trinity College of Music Nine Guinea Exhibitioner either Vocal or Instrumental
Piano Solo. Winner of Eighty Guinea 'Chappell'
Tenor, Baritone, or Bass Gold Medallist
Winner of Federation of British Music Tndustries Fifty Guinea Challenge Cup, offered to the best performer at the Festival. May be lady or gentleman and either Vocal or Instrumental.
The Daily News Â£100 Scholarship, for a Vocal or Instrumental Candidate showing best promise.
A Massed Choral Performance
An Heroic Comedy in Five Acts by EDMOND ROSTAND
Arranged for Broadcasting and Produced under the Supervision of ROBERT LORAINE
Citizens, Musketeers. Thieves, Pastrv
"ooks, Poets, Cadets of Gascoyne,
Actors, Spanish Soldiers, Spectators,
Academicians, Nuns and Others the plays begins at a sort of Tennis court arranged with a stage in the Hall of the Hotel de Boulogne in 1640. THIS fine romantic play, founded on the adventures of Rostand's large-nosed, but high-souled, hero was produced at the Garrick Theatre, London, in March, 1919, when Mr. Robert Loraine created the part that he will play tonight.
One of the very finest of our romantie actors, he is also very versatile, and amongst h.s most notable successes have been such diverse parts as John Tanner m Man and Superman, Rudolf in The
Prisoner of Zenda, and, quite recently.
Mirabell in Mr. Playfair's production of The Way of the World. Amongst his most notable broadcast performances was his impressive reading of the Biblical passages that linked up tho parts of Honegger's
King David,' when it was given in the tenth of the B.B.C.'s National Concerts.
Cyrano de Bergerac:
Christian de Neuvillette:
Comte de Guiche:
Carbon de Castle-Jaloux:
Vicomte de Valvert:
Mother Marguerite de Jesus:
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