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Regional Variations (6)

THE B B C THEATRE ORCHESTRA

Regional Programme London

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Scotland

THE CITY OF BRISTOL POLICE BAND

Regional Programme Western

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

A Sullivan-German Programme

Regional Programme Northern

ERIC BROWN (baritone)
Relayed from
The Pavilion, Jephson Gardens,
Leamington Spa

Contributors

Baritone:
Eric Brown

Regional Variations (3)

A SCOTTISH RELIGIOUS SERVICE

Regional Programme Scotland

A ROMAN CATHOLIC SERVICE

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

Relayed from Birmingham Cathedral
Order of Service
Hymn, Judge eternal, throned in splendour (E.H. 423)
Responses Psalm ciii Lesson
Magnificat in B flat (Stanford) Creed and Responses
Anthem, Arise in us (Martin Shaw )
Address by the Rev. Canon S. BLOFELD
Hymn, Once to every man and nation
(E.H. 563)
Organist and Choirmaster,
F. DUNNILL

Contributors

Unknown:
Martin Shaw
Unknown:
Rev. Canon S. Blofeld
Choirmaster:
F. Dunnill

Regional Variations (5)

Midland Programme

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

'Abraham Lincoln'

Regional Programme London

Midland Programme

Regional Programme Western

Midland Programme

Regional Programme Northern

by JOHN DRINKWATER
Adapted for broadcasting by MARIANNE HELWEG
Presented by THE BIRMINGHAM
REPERTORY THEATRE
Principal Characters
Other parts will be played by Derek Prentice , Alan Robinson , Curigwen Lewis, Norris Stayton , Harold Chapin , John Phillips , Stanley Illsley , Frank Leighton , William Leeke , Elspeth March, Winifred Willard , Tony
Halfpenny
Scene I Lincoln's Home at Springfield, 1860
Scene II Seward's Room at Washingington, a year later
Scene III Reception Room at White
House, nearly two years later
Scene IV The Cabinet Room at Washington, about the same date
Scene V General Grant's Quarters,
April, 1865
Scene VI A Theatre Lounge, the evening of April 14, 1865
Production by HERBERT M. PRENTICE and VAL GIELGUD

Contributors

Unknown:
John Drinkwater
Broadcasting By:
Marianne Helweg
Played By:
Derek Prentice
Played By:
Alan Robinson
Unknown:
Norris Stayton
Unknown:
Harold Chapin
Unknown:
John Phillips
Unknown:
Stanley Illsley
Unknown:
Frank Leighton
Unknown:
William Leeke
Unknown:
Winifred Willard
Production By:
Herbert M. Prentice
Production By:
Val Gielgud
Chronicler:
Elspeth Duxbury
Mrs Lincoln:
Olive Milbourne
Abraham Lincoln:
Stephen Murray
William Seward, Secretary of State:
John Clifford
Frederick Douglass, a Negro:
Reginald Gatty
Edwin Stanton, Secretary of War:
Charles Victor
General Grant, Commanding the Northern Armies..:
E. Stuart Vinden
William Scott, a Northern Soldier:
Donald Eccles
General Meade of the North:
Lee Fox
General Lee, Commanding the Armies in the South:
Arthur Rigley

Regional Programme Midland

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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