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: NEW COMMENT

A weekly review of the arts
ALFRED HITCHCOCK talks about his new film Mamie with PAUL MAYERSBERG and discusses its relationship to his other movies

Contributors

Talks: Alfred Hitchcock
Unknown: Paul Mayersberg

: THE GIMMICK

by Shirley Jenkins with Norman Wynne
Aubrey Richards
Gwenyth Petty
This is the story of Dal and Mrs.
Dai; of finding a gimmick as a substitute for talent in a highly competitive entertainment age. It leads to mutilation of body and spiritual death.
Special effects by the Radiophonic Workshop and the Cardiff Studios of the BBC
Produced by HERBERT DAVIES
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown: Shirley Jenkins
Unknown: Norman Wynne
Unknown: Aubrey Richards
Produced By: Herbert Davies
Dai: Aubrey Richards
Mrs DaL: Gwenyth Petty
Dai Smart Alec: Norman Wynne
Mari the Pop: Rita Street
Mari the Cwop: Dilys Davies
Dai Cork Leg: Henley Thomas
The Head: Douglas Blackwell
Shoni 1: Alan Downer
Shoni 2: Talfryn Thomas
Shoni 3: Rhys Williams

: UNFAMILIAR BACH

Prelude and Fughetta In 7 major (S.901)
Prelude and Fugue in A major
(S.896)
Suite in A minor (S.818)
Fugato in E minor (S.962)
Prelude and Fughetta in 0 major (S.902) played by ARNOLD GOLDSBROUGE
(harpsichord)
Perhaps because they lie outside the large collections of suites and preludes and fugues, a number of Bach's keyboard works are rarely performed. Some of them will be played in these two recitals.

Contributors

Harpsichord: Arnold Goldsbrouge

: HARDLUCK HALL

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
4: Doreen Nylon's Story
In which the Hall becomes the headquarters of the teenage army.
Other parts played by Andrew Sachs , Glyn Dearman Christina Gray
Music specially composed by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Produced by Richard THOMAS

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Plantagenet Pickle
Written By: David Nobbs
Played By: Andrew Sachs
Played By: Glyn Dearman
Played By: Christina Gray
Produced By: Richard Thomas
Sir Plantagenet Pickle: Valentine Dyall
Tom Ology: Strphen Moork
Robin Robot: Bryan Kendrick
Sydney Servall (alias Brand X): John Baddelet
Priscilla Houseproud: Marigold Sharman
Doreen Nylon: Janet Milner

: JANACEK AND MARTINU

JANACEK STRING QUARTET Jiri Travnicek (violin) Adolf Sykora (violin) Jiri Kratochvil (viola) Karel Krafka (cello)
Second broadcast

Contributors

Violin: Jiri Travnicek
Viola: Jiri Kratochvil
Cello: Karel Krafka

: THE NEWS

: MARKET TRENDS

Today's overseas commodity and financial news. London Stock Market closing report

: Closedown









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