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Emile Littler presents Reg Dixon, Barbara Perry, Warde Donovan, Wallas Eaton, Sara Gregory in excerpts from Zip Goes A Million
Televised from the stage of the Palace Theatre, London.
Palace Theatre Orchestra under the direction of Primo Scala

A special performance before an invited audience of the Royal Navy and Merchant Navy.

Contributors

Book and lyrics:
Eric Maschwitz
Music:
George Posford
Choreography:
Pauline Grant
Settings:
Leon Davey
Costumes:
Anthony Holland
Production directed by:
Charles Hickman
Musicians:
Palace Theatre Orchestra
Orchestra under the direction of:
Primo Scala
Presented for television by:
Alan Chivers
Buddy Delany:
Warde Donovan
First policeman:
Donald Bamforth
Second policeman:
Xander Haagen
Touch:
Jeffrey Piddock
Lefty:
John Marquand
Motty Whittle:
Wallas Eaton
Percy Piggott:
Reg Dixon
Office supervisor:
Diana Russell
Office boy:
Ian Stuart
Sally Whittle:
Sara Gregory
Elevator boy:
James Browne
Chauffeur:
Jeffrey Piddock
Pilot:
John Marquand
Paula Van Norden:
Phoebe Kershaw
James Van Norden:
Frank Tilton

A new television play based on the novel by Albrecht Goes.
Written and produced by Rudolph Cartier.

The action takes place between 6.0 p.m. and 8.0 a.m. in the little garrison town of Proskurov in the German-occupied Ukraine, in January 1943.
(Second performance: Thursday at 7.30)
Rudolph Cartier meets the author and Lionel Hale on the page page 37

Contributors

Based on the novel by:
Albrecht Goes
Writer/Producer:
Rudolph Cartier
Associate Producer:
Douglas Moodie
Settings:
Richard R. Greenough
Additional Dialogue:
Nigel Kneale
The Padre:
Robert Harris
The Courier-Pilot:
Howard Lang
Major Kartuschke, Legal Officer:
Esmond Knight
Lieutenant Ernst:
Leonard White
The Corporal, in charge of the Officers' Transit Billet:
Donald Pleasence
Sergeant-Major Mascher, guard at the military prison:
Michael Brennan
Private Baranowski:
Martin Starkie
The General, Commander in Chief of the German Forces in the Ukraine:
William Devlin
Captain Brentano:
Hugh Kelly
Sister Melanie:
Cita Crichton
[Actor]:
John Boyd-Brent
[Actor]:
Denis Goacher
[Actor]:
Robert Sansom
[Actor]:
Geoffrey Bayldon
[Actor]:
Robert Irvine
[Actor]:
George Murcell
[Actor]:
John Garvin
[Actor]:
Hugh David
[Actor]:
John Knight
[Actor]:
Hans Bouterwek
[Actor]:
Vernon Gibb
[Actor]:
Rodney Diak
[Actor]:
John Whyte
[Actor]:
Carl Duering

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