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A weekly review of the arts
This edition is devoted to
The Films of Joseph Losey and includes
JOSEPH LosEY in conversation with PAUL MAYERSBERG
PETER THEOBALD on the films Losey has directed up to and including Eve
Introduced by GEORGE MACBETH


Unknown: Joseph Losey
Unknown: Joseph Losey
Unknown: Paul Mayersberg
Unknown: Peter Theobald
Introduced By: George MacBeth


The comedy by Jakob Michael Reinhold LENZ adapted for the modern stage by Bertolt Brecht translated by RICHARD GRUNDERGER with Alec McCowen
Michael Hordern
Marjorie Westbury
Denys Blakelock
Catherine Dolan , Austin Trevor
Cast in order of speaking:
(continued in next column)
Song composed by JOSEPH HOROWITZ Production by H. B. FORTUIN


Comedy By: Jakob Michael
Comedy By: Reinhold Lenz
Unknown: Bertolt Brecht
Translated By: Richard Grunderger
Unknown: Alec McCowen
Unknown: Michael Hordern
Unknown: Marjorie Westbury
Unknown: Denys Blakelock
Unknown: Catherine Dolan
Unknown: Austin Trevor
Composed By: Joseph Horowitz
Production By: H. B. Fortuin
Lauffer, Tutor: Alec McCowen
Major von Berg: Michael Hordern
Counsellor von Berg his brother: Austin, Trevor
Gustchen, the Major's daughter: Catherine Dolan
Fritz, the Counsellor's son: Michael Spice
Frau von Berg, the Major's wife: Marjorie Westbury
Maidservant: Margaret Wolfit
Count Wermuth: Heron Carvic
Jungfer Muller: Jo Manning Wilson
Jungfer Watten: Valerie Kirkbright
Jungfer Rabenjung: Isabel Rennie
Leopold von Berg: Andrew Sachs
Bollwerk: David Valla
Pätus: Denys Hawthorne
Frau Blitzer landlady: Vivienne Chatterton
Pastor Läuffer: Earle Grey
Jungfer Rehhaar: Isabel Rennie
Wenzeslaus, village school-master: Denys Blakelock
Lise, his ward: Beryl Calder
Karoline Pätus: Eva Stuart
Narrator: Denys Hawthorns


NORMAN SHETLER (piano) Sonata


Piano: Norman Shetler


Fifth of six programmes devoted to the verse of JOHN DONNE Alan Wheatley reads excerpts from
An Anatomie of the Worlde and Of the Progress of the Soul Introduced by RAYNER HEPPENSTALL Second broadcast


Unknown: John Donne
Unknown: Alan Wheatley
Introduced By: Rayner Heppenstall

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