Alfredo and his Orchestra : Two
Guitars (trad.). With a Russian Gypsy Orchestra (Meyer Helmund). Occhi Neri (Ferraris)
Maygari Imre and his Hungarian
Gypsy Orchestra : Hungarian Czardas Dance. Pot-Pourri, Hungarian Quick Czardas Dances
A Diorama based on the Life of the Boy Actor
William Henry Betty by Jack Loudan
Adapted by Denis Johnston
The cast includes
Cyril Nash , James Stewart , J. R. Mageean , Fraser Mayne , Charlotte Tedlie , Robert Blair , Patricia Hayes , R. Forsythe Boyd , Charles Owens , Allan McClelland , Stanley Minnis , Matthew Thomson , Charles Wilkins , Shirley Fraser , Joy McGrath , Beatrice Hurwitz , Tom Chalmers , Douglas Jefferies , Harold Goldblatt
Production by Henry McMullan
The story of young Betty is one of the most extraordinary that the British stage has known. Appearing first in Belfast at the age of eleven, he became the rage of London in such parts as Romeo, Norval, Lorenzo, and-strangest of all-Hamlet. His earnings were prodigious and, on one occasion, Parliament was adjourned to attend his performance. This programme is founded on the facts of his career.
An article on ' The Young Roscius by Denis Johnston , will be found on page 7
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