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: Mr. Gillie Potter


Comedian: Gillie Potter

: Music Makers: Eileen Joyce (pianoforte)


Pianoforte: Eileen Joyce

: On the High Road

A play in one act by Anton Chekhov.
with Felix Aylmer, Harcourt Williams, Maurice Denham, Drusilla Wills, Nan Munro, Arthur Powell, George Woodbridge, Francis L. Sullivan.
(to 16.00)


Author: Anton Chekhov
Production: Eric Crozier
[Actor]: Felix Aylmer
Savva: Harcourt Williams
Fedya: Maurice Denham
Nazarovna: Nan Munro
Denis: Arthur Powell
Merik: George Woodbridge
Bortsov: Francis L. Sullivan

: Comedy Cabaret

with Charles Heslop as compere, the Music-Hall Boys (new laughs), Emile Boreo (comedian), Gaston Palmer (comedy juggler), Ed Morelle (comedian), and George Robey as the German Professor (by arrangement with Blanche Littler).


Compere: Charles Heslop
Comedians: The Music-Hall Boys
Comedian: Emile Boreo
Comedy Juggler: Gaston Palmer
Comedian: Ed Morelle
'The German Professor' (comedian): George Robey
Presentation: Harry Pringle

: Artists and their Work: Animal Sitters

John Skeaping will show how he conducts his art classes at the Zoo. In the studio there will also be Alan Best, assistant curator of the London Zoo, several students, and a cheetah
(to 22.00)


Presenter: John Skeaping
Guest: Alan Best

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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