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by William Shakespeare
Arranged for broadcasting and produced by Raymond Raikes
[Starring] Frankie Howerd and Perlita Neilson

For cast see facing page (The recorded broadcast of April 1)
(Perlita Neilson broadcasts by permission of John Clements)

During the Interval (5.40-6.50 app.)
Movements from Suite No. 3, Antiche danze ed arie per liuto (Respighi) on a gramophone record

followed by an interlude at 6.55

Contributors

Author:
William Shakespeare
Arranged for broadcasting by/Producer:
Raymond Raikes
Music:
Anthony Bernard
Baritone:
John Carol Case
Musicians:
A section of the London Chamber Orchestra
Leader:
Lionel Bentley
Conductor:
Anthony Bernard
Duke, father to Silvia:
Laidman Browne
The two gentlemen - Valentine:
John Westbrook
The two gentlemen - Protheus:
Charles Hodgson
Antonio, father to Protheus:
John Ruddock
Thurio, a foolish rival to Valentine:
Godfrey Kenton
Eglamour, agent for Silvia in her escape:
James Thomason
Speed, a clownish servant to Valentine:
Charles Leno
Launce, the like to Protheus:
Frankie Howerd
Crab, his dog:
Percy Edwards
Panthino, servant to Antonio:
Ronald Baddiley
Host, where Julia lodges:
Arthur Young
Outlaw:
Edward Jewesbury
Outlaw:
Rolf Lefebvre
Outlaw:
Ronald Baddiley
Julia, beloved of Protheus:
Perlita Neilson
Silvia, beloved of Valentine:
Caroline Leigh
Lucetta, waiting-woman to Julia:
Betty Baskcomb

A Test Case of Planning by Percy Johnson-Marshall now Group Planning Officer at the L.C.C.
The speaker, who was planning architect in the city architectural department of Coventry from 1939 to 1941, considers the present stage of the rebuilding of Coventry in the light of that department's earlier experiments in planning.

Contributors

Unknown:
Percy Johnson-Marshall

Jennifer Vyvyan (soprano)
Alexander Young (tenor)
Norman Walker (bass)
London Bach Society
Charles Spinks (organ continuo)
St. Cecilia Orchestra (Led by Lionel Bentley)
Conducted by Paul Steinitz
CANTATA No. 4: Christ lag In Todesbanden
CANTATA No. 31: Der Himmel lacht, der Erde jubiliret

Contributors

Soprano:
Jennifer Vyvyan
Tenor:
Alexander Young
Bass:
Norman Walker
Conducted By:
Paul Steinitz

A discussion among scientists
The Evolution of Stars
Chairman:
Sir Harold Spencer Jones ,
K.B.E., F.R.S. until recently Astronomer Royal
Panel:
H. Bondi
Professor of Mathematics
King's College, London T. G. Cowling, f.r.s.
Professor of Applied Mathematica,
University of Leeds Fred Hoyle , F.R.S.
Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge
L. Mestel, Ph.D.
Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Harold Spencer Jones
Unknown:
H. Bondi
Unknown:
Fred Hoyle

Third Programme

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