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: Rowing Blues

A review of the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Races from 1829 to 1938, devised by Alick Hayes and presented by Philip Dorte, direct from Chiswick.
(to 15.30)


Devised by: Alick Hayes
Presented by: Philip Dorte

: Lisa Perli

with the BBC Television Orchestra, leader Boris Pecker, conductor Hyam Greenbaum.


Singer: Lisa Perli
Musicians: The BBC Television Orchestra
Leader: Boris Pecker
Conductor: Hyam Greenbaum
Presentation: Dallas Bower

: Will Shakespeare

by Clemence Dane.
(to 22.35)


Author: Clemence Dane
Decor: Peter Bax
Production: George More O'Ferrall
Will Shakespeare: Henry Oscar
Anne: Margaretta Scott
Mrs. Hathaway: Barbara Everest
Henslowe: Basil Gill
Queen Elizabeth: Nancy Price
Mary Fitton: Margaret Rawlings
Kit Marlowe: Esmond Knight
Landlord: Eugene Leahy
Boy: Robin Maule
'And supporting cast': uncredited

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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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