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A weekly review of the arts
In this edition:
ARTHUR JACOBS reports on the recent international congress on Contemporary Music Theatre held in Hamburg
MALCOLM WILLIAMSON discusses his operas Our Man in Havana and English Eccentrics with EDWARD GREENFIELD


Arthur Jacobs
Edward Greenfield

A somewhat stately home somewhere In England, the family seat of Sir Plantagenet Pickle , is the scene of this comedy series written by David Nobbs and Peter Tinniswood
1: Tom Ology's Story
For this episode the Hall becomes StalaK 42. a museum for the preservation of the working class.
Other parts played by: Isabel Rennie , Timothy Harley Haydn Jones , Rex Robinson
Music specially composed by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop


Sir Plantagenet Pickle
Written By:
David Nobbs
Written By:
Peter Tinniswood
Played By:
Isabel Rennie
Played By:
Timothy Harley
Played By:
Haydn Jones
Produced By:
Richard Thomas
Sir Plantagenet Pickle:
Valentine Dyall
Tom Ology:
Stephen Moore
Robin Robot:
Bryan Kendrick
Sydney Servall (alias Brand X):
John Baddeley
Priscilla Houseproud:
Marigold Sharman
Doreen Nylon:
Janet Milner

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