in a Radiobiography
Presented by Leslie Baily and Charles Brewer and Compered by 'The Playgoer'
Davy Burnaby, best remembered as the genial compere of the Co-Optimists, has had a long and varied career - Victorian melodrama - musical comedy - the 'March Hares' Concert Party with the late Philip Braham (the composer, whose wife appears in tonight's programme) - the nine years of the 'Co-ops - and his recent appearances in films and pantomimes.
Also taking part in this programme are: Fay Compton, Phyllis Monkman, Elsa Macfarlane, Fai Lonnen Braham, Harry Pepper, J.B. Rowe, Ronald Squire, Horace Percival, Billie Baker, Ronald Hepworth and Stanley Pigg
The BBC Revue Chorus and The BBC Theatre Orchestra
Conducted by Mark H. Lubbock
Pictures of Davy Burnaby in some of his many stage roles will be found on page 11
'Star Gazing' will be broadcast again in the National programme tomorrow
The Pro Arte String Quartet :
Quartet in E flat, Op. 33, No. 3 (Haydn)-l Allegro moderato cantabile. 2 Scherzo (Allegro) and Trio. 3 Largo sostenuto. 4 Finale : Presto
The Lener String Quartet : Barcarolle (Tchaikovsky, trans. Weiner)
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