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Family Affairs: Acting for Young People
What can young people get out of acting? How can they get help and advice in mounting plays?
Jean Metcalfe interviews John Allen, and questions Peter Carpenter and Frances Mackenzie about the activities of the British Drama League.
Members of the Junior Drama League present a play.

3.15 Cookery Club
Marguerite Patten introduces the winner of the competition for yeast cakes and demonstrates her recipe.

(to 15.30)

Contributors

Interviewer (Family Affairs:
Acting for Young People): Jean Metcalfe
Interviewee (Family Affairs:
Acting for Young People): John Allen
Panellist (Family Affairs:
Acting for Young People): Peter Carpenter
Panellist (Family Affairs:
Acting for Young People): Frances Mackenzie
Producer (Family Affairs:
Acting for Young People): Beryl Radley
Cook/presenter (Cookery Club):
Marguerite Patten
Producer (Cookery Club):
Ann Shead

Look around with Cliff Michelmore.
Sport - Music - People
Cinema - Theatre - Argument
with Derek Hart, Geoffrey Johnson Smith, Macdonald Hastings and this week, Cy Grant and Noel Harrison

Contributors

Presenter:
Cliff Michelmore
Reporter:
Derek Hart
Reporter:
Geoffrey Johnson Smith
Reporter:
Macdonald Hastings
Singer/guitarist:
Cy Grant
Singer/guitarist:
Noel Harrison
Producer:
Donald Baverstock

in which Vera meets some old friends Rawicz and Landauer.
Some pages of her record album are turned by The Lynnettes.
Also with her are The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes and Guest Artists The Hedley Ward Trio, Bobby Watson

Contributors

Singer:
Vera Lynn
Pianists:
Rawicz and Landauer
Singers:
The Lynnettes
Dancers:
The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes
Group:
The Hedley Ward Trio
Dancer:
Bobby Watson
Orchestra conducted by:
Eric Robinson
[Orchestra] leader:
David McCallum
Choreographer and associate producer:
Leslie Roberts
Script:
Freddie Robertson
Designer:
Eileen Diss
Producer:
Albert Stevenson

A play by Geoffrey Trease.
From the BBC's North of England studios
(Ann Firbank appears by permission of Ealing MGM Artists, Ltd.)

Contributors

Writer:
Geoffrey Trease
Producer:
Desmond Davis
Designer:
Keith Featherstone
The Rev. Arthur Rawley:
Michael Aldridge
Jane Waverley:
Ann Firbank
Mr. Larkdale:
John Salew
Lord Nowell:
Campbell Cotts
The Vicar:
Frederick Piper
Mr. Manning:
Alexander Dore
Mr. Babbington:
Terence Alexander
Serjeant Cradley:
Christopher Hodge
Mrs. Cradley:
Elsie Arnold
Woodburn:
Michael Darlow
Birkinshaw:
Michael Cowdrey

Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe present the music of 'My Fair Lady',
'Brigadoon' and introduce the European premiere of the score of MGM's latest musical film 'Gigi'.
The programme devised and produced by Charles R. Rogers with Sidney Torch and his Orchestra, Stephanie Voss, Edith Stevenson, Barry Sinclair, Alan Edwards
(Stephanie Voss appears by permission of Associated Television Limited)
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Contributors

Presenter:
Alan Jay Lerner
Presenter:
Frederick Loewe
Devised and produced by:
Charles R. Rogers
Musicians:
Sidney Torch and his Orchestra
Singer:
Stephanie Voss
Singer:
Edith Stevenson
Singer:
Barry Sinclair
Singer:
Alan Edwards

Lifeline resumes its fortnightly series tonight to examine the psychological and moral problems of our time.
There is an increasing demand in Britain for tougher treatment of men and youths convicted of crimes of violence and cruelty.
The issue is simple - Can whipping reform?
Discussing this with a Consultant Psychiatrist are Sir Thomas Moore, Bt., C.B.E., M.P., Member (Conservative) for Ayr and C. A. Joyce, Headmaster of a special Home Office school.

Contributors

Panellist:
A Consultant Psychiatrist [name uncredited]
Panellist:
Sir Thomas Moore
Panellist:
C. A. Joyce
Producer:
Hugh Burnett

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