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Commentator- Capt. 11. B. T. WAKELAM
THt: LONDON RADIO DANCE BAND, directed by SIDNEY FIRMAN
'THERE are fifty-seven ways of constructing tribal lays, and every blessed one of them is right,' hays Rudyard Kipling. According to the views expressed by listeners the number of ways of constructing ' The Perfect Children's Hour Programme' is infinitely greater. With the idea of imparting variety, ' My Programme' days are to be arranged in The Children's. Hour from time to time. Mrs. Nicolls was at one time known to Manchester listeners because of her work there in the Children's Hour.
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LADY MACHETHS and Portias may make their mark in the history of the stage, but most of us have- or had, in the days when pantomime was in its prime-a particular affection for the Principal Boy. Miss Ada Reeve was long the Principal Boy par excellence ; she had all the dash, verve and sparkle that the rôle demands, and, though she played many famous parts (was she not The Shop Girl and San Toy ?), she will be long remembered as Aladdin and Jack. Her admirers will l'e glad to welcome her first appearance before the microphone.
TorLiss GREEN (Baritone) ; THE
WIRELESS ORCHESTRA, conducted by ALBERT
, W. KETELBEY
Three Musical Etchings :
A passing storm-cloud on a summer day
The ploughman homeward plods his weary way Qujps and cranks and wanton wiles (Sceno de
Ballet). (First Performance in London)
Oriental Sketch, ' Algerian Scene ' TOPLISS GREEN
My heart a dream (Words by Florence Hoare ) ORCHESTRA
Suite Romantique TOPLISS GREEN
Will you forgive ? (Words by Andrew Soutar ) ORCHESTRA
By the Blue Hawaiian Waters (First Performance) Third Movement from Suite, ' In a Lover's
Garden ' (A Garden Fête)
The B.B.C. CONCERT PARTY
In a RADIO REVUETTE
Written, composed and directed by GORDON MCCONNEL and STANFORD ROBINSON
With additional numbers by Various Composers
'Entre-Nous' includes the first performance of W. 0. W.
(WHOSIT'S OMNIPOTENT WHATNOTS)
The following -Radio artists arc taking part:
REX EVANS FROSTER RICHARDSON
YVETTE THIS is not a Cabaret Show, nor yet a Concert
Party, nor is it a Revue proper. The principals are also the chorus, and they include four first-class vocalists, two brilliant pianists, a first-rate comedian and a popular soubrette.
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