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Directed by Victor Silvester featuring Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
With demonstrations by: Wally Fryer and Violet Barnes (Star Professional Champions 1947/48/49) and Bob Burgess and Margaret Baker (Star Amateur Champions 1948)
Hostess, Patti Morgan

Contributors

Director:
Victor Silvester
Musicians:
Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
Dancer:
Wally Fryer
Dancer:
Violet Barnes
Dancer:
Bob Burgess
Dancer:
Margaret Baker
Hostess:
Patti Morgan
Producer:
Richard Afton

A drama in two acts.
English adaptation by Frederick E. Weatherly.

The scene is laid in Calabria near Montalto, on the Feast of the Assumption.
Time: The Present
(John Cameron appears by permission of the General Administrator of the Covent Garden Opera Trust)
(Second performance of the programme televised on November 11)

Contributors

Words and music:
null Leoncavallo
English Adaptation:
Frederick E. Weatherly
Repetiteur:
Charles Mackerras
Orchestra conducted by:
Eric Robinson
Settings Designer:
James Bould
Producer:
Eric Fawcett
Tonio:
Morgan Davies
Canio:
Arthur Servent
Peppe:
Eric Whitley
Silvio:
John Cameron
Nedda:
Eugenie Castle

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More