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Regional Variations (7)

Welsh Announcements and Bulletin for Welsh Farmers

Regional Programme Wales

Scottish Announcements

Regional Programme Scotland

Northern Bulletin for Farmers

Regional Programme Northern

Regional Bulletin for Farmers

Regional Programme London

Midland Bulletin for Farmers and Midland Announcements

Regional Programme Midland

Northern Ireland News

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

Regional Variations (7)

BETTY WHEATLEY AND TEDDY ASHTON

Regional Programme Northern

VARIETY

Regional Programme Scotland

A HYMN RECITAL

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

‘ FOLLOW ON'

Regional Programme Midland

Y NEWYDDION

Regional Programme Wales

A Programme of GRAMOPHONE RECORDS

Regional Programme London

Two plays by Anthony Gittins
' When Murdered
Characters
Mrs. Pewsey
Michael Bayne
Mrs. Voller
Ned White
7.45 ' Boots to the General'
Characters
Maud
Nancy
General Sir Cheviot Hilke
Mr. Harborough
The Players : Joan Tuckett , John Spalding , Ivor Maddox , and Wendy Harthan
Production by Francis Dillon
Anthony Gittins has contributed to many periodicals in this country and in America: he is responsible, for instance, for the series of ' Letters to Officialdom ' which have been appearing in Punch. His work has been published and translated in nine countries ; he has appeared in four anthologies ; and, on the strength of having two stories filmed, he once (to quote his own words) ' got into films '.

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Gittins
Unknown:
Michael Bayne
Unknown:
Ned White
Unknown:
Sir Cheviot Hilke
Unknown:
Joan Tuckett
Unknown:
John Spalding
Unknown:
Ivor Maddox
Unknown:
Wendy Harthan
Production By:
Francis Dillon
Production By:
Anthony Gittins

Regional Variations (6)

'LA RONDINE'

Regional Programme London

As West

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

As West

Regional Programme Wales

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Midland

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Scotland

(' The Swallow ')
A Lyric Comedy
Music by Giacomo Puccini
Text by Giuseppe Adami
English version based on translation by D. Millar Craig
Friends of Magda played by Kathleen Bourke , Norah Gruhn , and Sybil Evers
The action takes place in France in the time of the Second Empire Act 1, A luxuriously furnished room in Magda's house in Paris
Act 2, The ballroom, Chez Bullier , the same evening
Act 3, A cottage on the Cote d'Azur, some months later
Narration written and spoken by Wilfrid Rooke Ley
Production by Stanford Robinson
Gordon McConnel , Rex Haworth , and Charles Groves
The BBC Chorus
(Section C)
The BBC Theatre Orchestra
Leader, Tate Gilder
Conductor, Stanford Robinson
(Regional)

Contributors

Music By:
Giacomo Puccini
Unknown:
Giuseppe Adami
Translation By:
D. Millar Craig
Played By:
Kathleen Bourke
Played By:
Norah Gruhn
Unknown:
Chez Bullier
Spoken By:
Wilfrid Rooke
Production By:
Stanford Robinson
Production By:
Gordon McConnel
Unknown:
Rex Haworth
Unknown:
Charles Groves
Leader:
Tate Gilder
Magda (Rambaldo's mistress):
Ina Souez
Lisette (her maid):
Rose Alper
Ruggero (a young man):
Heddle Nash
Prunier (a poet):
Ivor John
Rambaldo (a wealthy Parisian):
Norman Walker

Regional Programme Western

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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