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Regional Variations (2)

Act I of Wagner's Opera 'The Mastersingers'

Regional Programme Midland

Performed by THE COVENT GARDEN OPERA COMPANY
Scene : The Church of St. Katherine, Nuremberg Cast in order of appearance :
Chorus of Apprentices, Citizens, etc.
Conductor, JOHN BARBIROLLI
Relayed from THE THEATRE ROYAL, HALIFAX
(North Regional Programme)

Contributors

Conductor:
John Barbirolli
Eva (Pognor's daughter):
Thea Philips
Magdalena:
Gladys Parr
Walther von Stolzing:
Francis Russell
David (Sachs' apprentice):
Roy Devereux
Veit Pogner (a goldsmith):
Philip Bertram
Sixtus Beckmesser (Town Clerk):
William Michael
Hans Sachs (a shoemaker):
Horace Stevens
Kunz Vogelgesang:
Percy Harris
Konrad Nachtigall:
Leslie Horsman
Fritz Kothner:
Frank Sale
Balthazar Zorn:
H Spencer Grundy
Ulrich Eisslinger:
Martin Quinn
Augustin Mosor:
Liddell Peddieson
Hermann Ortel:
Harry Mann
Hans Schwartz:
Norman Roe
Hans Foltz:
George Gorst

Regional Variations (2)

London Regional Programme

Regional Programme Midland

THE CARLYLE COUSINS
Syncopated Songs
JACK RICKARDS and WINIFRED DUNK
The Scandalmongers
MARIO LORENZI
Harp Solos
HAVER and LEE
The Fun Racketeers
JENNY HOWARD
The Comedy Girl
PARRY JONES
Tenor
LEONARD HENRY
Comedian
THE B.B.C. DANCE ORCHESTRA, directed by HENRY HALL , will play during the Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Rickards
Unknown:
Jenny Howard
Tenor:
Leonard Henry
Directed By:
Henry Hall

An Original Comedy in One Act by AUSTIN
PHILIPS and EDWARD CECIL
Adapted from Austin Philips' short story of the same name
Characters :
Scene :
A private room in the Cosmopolitan Hotel
Produced by VAL GIELGUD

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Cecil
Produced By:
Val Gielgud
George Finlay, a solicitor:
Felix Aylmer
John Cunningham, a Private Schoolmaster:
Philip Leaver
Canon Lamb, an Anglican Clergyman:
Aubrey Mather
A Waiter Servants at the Cosmopolitan Hotel:
Ernest Mainwaring
The Hall Servants at the Cosmopolitan Hotel:
Louis Goodrich

A Dramatic Postscript to the Dreyfus Affair by JEAN JOSEPH RENAUD
Adapted for the microphone by VAL GIELGUD
Characters:
The Scene is laid in a small wine-shop in Paris on the day of Zola's funeral in 1902 Produced by VAL GIELGUD

Contributors

Unknown:
Jean Joseph Renaud
Produced By:
Val Gielgud
First Narrator:
Harman Grisewood
Second Narrator:
Robert Speaight
Proprietor of a Café:
Henry Oscar
A Customer (A Parisian Workman):
Anthony Ireland
A Granger:
Felix Aylmer

Regional Programme London

About Regional Programme

Regional Programme is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 9th March 1930 and ended on the 9th September 1939. It was replaced by BBC Home Service.

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