Alun Owen talks to George Melly about his current work in different media: TV plays; a musical, Maggie May, with Lionel Bart; a stage play, A Little Winter Love; and a film script for the Beatles
Laurence Kitchin on the National Theatre's double-bill: Play by Samuel Beckett and Philoctetes by Sophocles
Produced by Philip French
Three talks based on the Stanton Lectures delivered in the University of Cambridge in 1963 by RENFORD BAMBROUGH , Fellow of St. John's College 3: Fashioning and Finding
Mr. Bambrough examines the functions Christian theology could continue to fulfil even if its transcendental claims were abandoned.
Given before an Invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London. Applications for tickets for future concerts, enclosing a stamped addressed envelope, should be sent to [address removed]. Next week, from Stratford-upon-Avon: Madrigals, motets, consort music, -and keyboard music by Byrd and other composers of Shakespeare's time (Elizabethan Madrigal Ensemble and Consort of Viols; Choir of Magdalen College, Oxford, conductor Bernard Rose ; Robert Spencer , lute; Alan Fen -Taylor, virginals)
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