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: El Marios All-Girls Latin-American Orchestra


Musicians: El Marios All-Girls Latin-American Orchestra

: Swan Lake: Act 2

[Starring] Ballet Rambert (Directed by Marie Rambert)
(to 16.00)


Director: Marie Rambert
Music: Tchaikovsky
Choreography: Ivanov
Scenery and costumes: Harry Cordwell
Swan Princess: Belinda Wright
Prince: Walter Gore
Benno, his friend: Stanley Newby
Huntsman: John Gilpin
Huntsman: David Ellis
Cygnet: Annette Chappell
Cygnet: Sylvia Briar
Cygnet: Pearl Gaden
Valse: Margaret Scott
Valse: Brenda Hamlyn
Swan: Margaret Scott
Swan: Brenda Hamlyn
Swan: Paula Hinton
Swan: Annette Chappell
Swan: Barbara Grimes
Swan: Sylvia Briar
Swan: Pamela Vincent
Swan: Eileen Ward
Swan: Pearl Gaden
Swan: Josephine Leigh

: Buying A Second-Hand Car

J. A. Blogg, head of the Service School of one of the largest motor-car manufacturers, shows Peter Dimmock the precautions that should be taken when contemplating the purchase of a second-hand car.


Expert: J. A. Blogg
Presenter: Peter Dimmock

: Swan Lake: Act 2

[Starring] Ballet Rambert
(Directed by Marie Rambert)
(Second performance: for details see 3.30)

: Kay on the Keys

Kay Cavendish


Pianist: Kay Cavendish

: Cookery

Philip Harben shows how to make sandwiches.


Chef/presenter: Philip Harben

: Facade

[Starring] Ballet Rambert
(Directed by Marie Rambert)


Ballet directed by: Marie Rambert
Choreography: Frederick Ashton
Decor: John Armstrong
Music: William Walton
Orchestra conductor: H. Foster-Clark
Presented by: D. H. Munro
Scotch Rhapsody: Sylvia Briar
Scotch Rhapsody: Pearl Gaden
Scotch Rhapsody: John Gilpin
Yodelling Song: Paula Hinton
Yodelling Song: Walter Gore
Yodelling Song: Stanley Newby
Yodelling Song: David Ellis
Polka: Annette Chappell
Valse: Margaret Scott
Valse: Brenda Hamlyn
Valse: Barbara Grimes
Popular Song: David Ellis
Popular Song: Stanley Newby
Tango pasodoble: Sally Gilmour
Tango pasodoble: Walter Gore
Tarantella Sevillana: The Company

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.15)

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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.

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