Story: Small Pig by ARNOLD LOBEL Presenters
Chloe Ashcroft , Ben Bazell
A feature film starring
Jennifer Jones with Charles Bickford , Vincent Price
The story of Bernadette Soubirous - eldest of nine children in a poor peasant family-whose visions, at the age of 14, made the town of Lourdes famous and the centre for pilgrims from all over the world.
Jennifer Jones , in her first starring role, received the Academy Award as Best Actress for her moving portrayal as Bernadette.
Screenplay by GEORGE SEATON from the novel by FRANZ WERFEL Produced by WILLIAM BERLBERG Directed by HENRY KING
(Block and white). Films: page 23
Sister Marie Theresa Vauzons:
The Still Centre
Christians claim that the death of Jesus of Nazareth opens new insights into people's needs for caring and love. Tonight this claim is considered by Eric James.
Director james MURRAY Producer ANGELA TILBY
(Tomorrow at 7.40 pm: Rowan Williams)
James Bolam in The Father of Lies by COLIN MORRIS with James Garbutt , Jean Heywood ' You want to know my game? It's called " Putting a cracker under Ryder's tail "! '
Producer ANDREW OSBORN Director MICHAEL HAYES
Duke of Bedlington:
Sir Horatio Manners:
including a news summary with sub-titles for the hard-of-hearing, followed by Weather on 2
disentangles, illuminates and explains an issue of current concern. Presented by Richard Kershaw with David Jessel and John Tusa
Producers PETER CERESOLE , COLIN MARTIN DAVID WALTER. Editor PETER IBBOTSON
Acts 1 and 2 from the Paris Opera
Opera Month continues with the first complete performance of Alban Berg 's three act opera based on FRANK WEDEKIND'S tragedies Erdgeist and Die Biichse der Pandora. Orchestration of the third act completed by FRIEDRICH CERHA
Lulu is a femme fatale. She plays out a tyranny of feminine charm persecuted and misunderstood. She is a mistress of love who destroys everyone because she is destroyed by everyone.
Men are attracted to her and in taking from her what she has to offer meet their deaths. Graduating from the gutter, Lulu ascends to the peak of society only to be thrown down again as a prostitute who meets her own death at the hands of Jack the Ripper.
CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA OF THE PARIS OPERA
Conducted by Pierre Boulez
Introduced by HUMPHREY BURTON
Designer RICHARD PEDUZZI
Costume designer JACQUES SCHMIDT
Producer PATRICE CHÉREAU. Directed for TV by BERNARD ROTHSTEIN , YVON GERAULT Sung in German with English subtitles Made available by FRENCH TELEVISION (For cast list see Radio 3 page 71)
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
GWEN WATFORD reads Phedre by STEVIE SMITH