Assisted by Steve Mellor 's Chicago Hoods, Marilyn Middleton Pollock introduces more songs and stories from the colourful vaudeville years. In tonight's programme, Fanny Brice , Florence Mills and Rosa Henderson - and what happened to Duke Ellington's band on the night of their big break at the Palace Theatre, New York.
Late-night listening with Derek and Ellen Jameson , featuring personalities and topical issues.
Including at 10.45 What's That Noise? and at 11.45 a review of what tomorrow's papers are saying. Plus the classical feature.
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