7.40 British Rail Systems. 8.5 Electricity and Magnetism. 8.30 Magic in the Web of Art. 8.55 The Urban Migrant. 9.20 Mechanics - Particles. 9.45 Complex Human Ecosystems. 10.10 Disaster Simulation (2): Debriefing. 10.35 Art and Environment. 11.0 Earth Science Topics. 11.25 Air Traffic Control. 11.50 Maths: Complex Integration. 12.15 The Venetian Twins. 1.5 The Einstein Tower,
1.30 Slum Clearance in the 30s.
A season of films during BBC2's Opera Month. starring
Jeanette MacDonald , Nelson Eddy with Frank Morgan , Elsa Lanchester
Jeanette MacDonald plays a beautiful French princess who, anxious to avoid an arranged marriage, sails for the New World in disguise. There she meets a handsome Yankee officer, played by Nelson Eddy , and declares her love for him in her famous song, ' Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life'.
Screenplay by JOHN LEE MAHIN , FRANCES GOODRICH and ALBERT HACKETT
Music by VICTOR HERBERT and lyrics by RITA JOHNSON YOUNG
Directed by w. s. VAN DYKE
Produced by HUNT STROMBERG
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W. S. Van
The Space Between the Stars
The Real Bionic Man
Horizon's off in search of bionic man -looking at the State of the Art in artificial limbs, hearts, lungs, kidneys, livers and many other bits and pieces. Would six million dollars be enough for the complete kit?
Creators of Modern Philosophy
A series of 15 programmes in which Bryan Magee talks to 15 leading philosophers about Western philosophy today.
13 : Philosophy and Politics with Ronald Dworkin , Professor of Jurisprudence, Oxford.
Series prepared by BRYAN MAGEZ Director TONY TYLEY
Executive producer JANET HOENIG Book (same title), £7.50, from bookshops
The attractive trio from Dallas have 'A Whole Lotta Things to Sing About' to an audience of country music fans at Snape Maltings.
Musical accompaniment by THE KELVIN HENDERSON BAND
Director RICK GARDNER ProducerDOUGLAS hespe
If you had the chance, who would you most like to meet?
This week Anna Raeburn meets the ' Seven ':
Mary Cockcroft, business analyst, aged 24
Keith Fraser , car worker, aged 23 Pam Griffin , PE teacher, aged 22
Lisa Halstead , housewife, aged 23 Gary Jackson , artist, aged 23
John Mcllvride , actor, aged 24 Mark Renton , undergraduate, aged 18
Each week the 'Seven' have the chance to exchange views with a personality of their choice. Their guests will come from any one of the worlds of showbusiness, politics, industry or the arts,
Research GITA CONN
Director PETER HAMILTON Producer DEREK TOWERS BBC Manchester
A series of seven film profiles
Introduced by Robert Robinson
"His writing is so good that it overcomes my reluctance to follow him into some dark and unappetising places." (Birmingham Post)
Ian McEwan won the Somerset Maugham Award in 1976 for his first collection of short stories First Love, Last Rites - candid, macabre tales of adolescent love and lust, paedophilia, murder and incest. Another book of stories In Between the Sheets and a novel The Cement Garden followed.
Christopher Ricks, Professor of English at Cambridge, talks to him about his writing, imagination and childhood, and about the new directions his work is taking. Readings by Robert Powell
Each week Michael Charlton is joined by two guest interviewers for BBC2's television press conference.
National and international figures -people who are in the news or who make news - discuss and explain their views and intentions.
Producer ANNE moir
Opera Month continues with a new production of Benjamin Britten 's comic opera. Based on a story of GUY DE MAUPASSANT with a libretto by ERIC CROZIER , it deals with Albert's election as King of the May and traces his subsequent disgrace and emancipation. starring Members of theST LOUIS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by John Moriarty
A production mounted by the OPERA THEATRE OF ST LOUIS and recorded in the Loretta Hilton Theatre, St Louis
Introduced by HUMPHREY BURTON
Costumes designed by DONA GRANATA Sets designed by JOHN KASARDA Staged by Lou GALTERIO
Produced by DAVID GRIFFITHS Directed by BRIAN LARGE A co-production with WNET/Channel 13 New York For full cast see page 32
For the best effect, viewers with stereo Radio 3 should turn off TV sound and position their speakers on either side of the screen, but a few feet away. Stereo headphones provide a suitable alternative
starring Herbert Lom Heather Sears with Thorley Walters Edward De Souza Michael Gough
The tragic and frightening tale of the mad, disfigured musician who terrorises a London opera house.
In the third screen version of this classic horror story, Herbert Lom steps into the shoes previously occupied by Lon Chaney and Claude Rains.
Screenplay by JOHN ELDER
Based on the story by GASTON LEROUX Directed by TERENCE FISHER Produced by ANTHONY HINDS Films: page 23
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