London v. Manchester
A summing-up by W. R.
The final position after White's
Master v. Listeners
Master (Black): C. HO'D.
. Alexander Listeners (White): Leonard Barden
Recent moves: (19) Q-KKtl, BxPdis.ch.; (20) K-Bl, QxQch.; (21) RxQ, B-B6; (22) R-Kt3, B-K5; (23) B-B3, BxBch.
Find the Continuation
A competition series for listeners
Position No. 9 set by Harry Golombek
White to play
Conversations with Grandmasters
Leonard Barden presents interviews recorded in Munich
A monthly magazine programme
The Art of the Dance
ALICIA MARKOVA , who became a leading dancer in Diaghilev's Russian Ballet and is one of the chief exponents of classic style in ballet today, considers the value of repertoire for a ballerina.
YVETTE CHAUVIRE explains by what stages a French dancer can graduate from petit rat' to prima ballerina assoluta in the Paris Opera Company.
FREDERICK ASHTON , chief choreographer and co-director of the Royal Ballet, Covent Garden, talks about the highly specialised art of choreography.
Interviews by Carl Wildman
Next edition of Talking of Theatre: January 6