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2LO London

Rex Evans' Cabaret

Demised and written by ROWLAND LEIGH and REX EVANS
ANONA WINN
LAWRENCE ANDERSON
BASIL HOWES and REX EVANS
THE B.B.C. DANCE ORCHESTRA
Personally conducted by JACK PAYNE
BEFORE the 'event of the evening' - namely, the broadcasting of the first of this year's season of 'Proms,' - comes, in more flippant mood, the second presentation by Rex Evans , of his half-hour cabaret. If you are a regular listener, you know all about Rex Evans, that he sings syncopated songs, that he has rapidly achieved 'star' rank in the world of smart cabaret.
His collaborator in this show, Rowland Leigh, is a young Oxford man with a real gift for snappy topical lyrics. He has written 'the words' for Sophie Tucker, Beatrice Lillie, etc., and leaves shortly for New York, where he has been commissioned to do the lyrics for a new show with music by the late Leslie Stuart.
2LO London and 5XX Daventry

Rex Evans' Cabaret

Demised and written by ROWLAND LEIGH and REX EVANS
ANONA WINN
LAWRENCE ANDERSON
BASIL HOWES and REX EVANS
THE B.B.C. DANCE ORCHESTRA
Personally conducted by JACK PAYNE
BEFORE the 'event of the evening' - namely, the broadcasting of the first of this year's season of ' Proms,' - comes, in more flippant mood, the second presentation by Rex Evans, of his half-hour cabaret. If you are a regular listener, you know all about Rex Evans , that he sings syncopated songs, that he has rapidly achieved 'star' rank in the world of smart cabaret.
His collaborator in this show, Rowland Leigh, is a young Oxford man with a real gift for snappy topical lyrics. He has written 'the words' for Sophie Tucker, Beatrice Lillie, etc., and leaves shortly for New York, where he has been commissioned to do the lyrics for a new show with music by the late Leslie Stuart.
2LO London

Rex Evans's Cabaret

Devised and written by ROWLAND LEIGH and REX EVANS
ANONA WINN
LAWRENCE ANDERSON
BASIL HOWES and REX EVANS
THE B.B.C. DANCE ORCHESTRA
Pprsonally conducted by JACK PAYNE
ANOTHER 'revue in miniature' from Rex
Evans and Rowland Leigh. Rex Evans has the intimate art of cabaret at his fingers' tips. The famous syncopated singer is shortly to make his first appearance in revue when Chariot's Show of 1928, as I believe it is to be called, comes to the Vaudeville Theatre. Rex Evans has been associated with Andre Chariot in many of his weekly broadcasts. Be sure to listen tonight. In Rowland Leigh we have one of the cleverest writers of smart lyrics-and Rex Evans and Co. certainly know how to ' put them across.'
2LO London and 5XX Daventry

Rex Evans's Cabaret

Devised and written by ROWLAND LEIGH and REX EVANS
ANONA WINN
LAWRENCE ANDERSON
BASIL HOWES and REX EVANS
THE B.B.C. DANCE ORCHESTRA
Pprsonally conducted by JACK PAYNE
ANOTHER 'revue in miniature' from Rex
Evans and Rowland Leigh. Rex Evans has the intimate art of cabaret at his fingers' tips. The famous syncopated singer is shortly to make his first appearance in revue when Chariot's Show of 1928, as I believe it is to be called, comes to the Vaudeville Theatre. Rex Evans has been associated with Andre Chariot in many of his weekly broadcasts. Be sure to listen tonight. In Rowland Leigh we have one of the cleverest writers of smart lyrics-and Rex Evans and Co. certainly know how to ' put them across.'
2LO London

The Midnight Follies Cabaret

relayed from the Hotel Metropole.
S.B. to All Stations.
2LO London

' CABARET CALLING '

Half-an-Hour of Brightness
Book and Lyrics by OSCAR M. SHERIDAN Music by HUBERT W. DAVID
Written specially for B.B.C. Transmission Artists will include :
FLORENCE OLDHAM and EDDIE MORRIS
2LO London

VARIETY 'CABARET KITTENS'

Farewell Performance prior to their departure for their South African Tour
Cast :
GWEN ALBAN (Comedienne) , RENEE ROBERTS (Soubrette)
Mortland Moss (Character Comedian)
BILLY BARNES (Pianist and Entertainer)
Eve FORDHAM (Soprano) ARCHIE McKAY (Tenor) and RONALD FRANKAU
2LO London

THE BLACK CAT CABARET

A London Night Revue
Book, Lyrics and Music by ERNEST
LONGSTAFFE
The Artists are:
JEAN ALLISTONE
JEAN HARLEY
GEORGE BARKER
ASHMOOR BURCH
Eric COWLEY
THE REVUE
CHORUS and ORCHESTRA
Conducted and the Revue produced by ERNEST
LONGSTAFFE
2LO London

A Russ'an Cabaret

The Kasbek Balalaika Orchestra
Relayed from the Kasbek Restaurant
Two Guitars-ORCHESTRA
Doubinushka (Little Oak Tree)—Solo by IVAN VENETZUI
Veschi Oleg-Solo by ALEXANDER STRELSKY
Monotonously rings the Bell-Solo by Y. YAKOU -SHEFF
Gay Merchant-Solo by ALEXANDER STRELSKY
Volga Boatmen—ORCHESTRAand CHORUS
Green Apple—ORCHESTRAand Chorus
Koudiar (Twelve Robbers)
-Solo by IVAN VENETZUI
Troika (Throe horsed car)
-Solo by ALEXANDER STRELSKY
Red Sarafan—ORCHESTRA
Cossacks—ORCHESTRA and CHORUS
2LO London and 5XX Daventry

VARIETY 'CABARET KITTENS'

Farewell Performance prior to their departure for their South African Tour
Cast :
GWEN ALBAN (Comedienne) , RENEE ROBERTS (Soubrette)
Mortland Moss (Character Comedian)
BILLY BARNES (Pianist and Entertainer)
Eve FORDHAM (Soprano) ARCHIE McKAY (Tenor) and RONALD FRANKAU
2LO London and 5XX Daventry

THE BLACK CAT CABARET

A London Night Revue
Book, Lyrics and Music by ERNEST
LONGSTAFFE
The Artists are:
JEAN ALLISTONE
JEAN HARLEY
GEORGE BARKER
ASHMOOR BURCH
Eric COWLEY
THE REVUE
CHORUS and ORCHESTRA
Conducted and the Revue produced by ERNEST
LONGSTAFFE
2LO London and 5XX Daventry

A Russ'an Cabaret

The Kasbek Balalaika Orchestra
Relayed from the Kasbek Restaurant
Two Guitars-ORCHESTRA
Doubinushka (Little Oak Tree)—Solo by IVAN VENETZUI
Veschi Oleg-Solo by ALEXANDER STRELSKY
Monotonously rings the Bell-Solo by Y. YAKOU -SHEFF
Gay Merchant-Solo by ALEXANDER STRELSKY
Volga Boatmen—ORCHESTRAand CHORUS
Green Apple—ORCHESTRAand Chorus
Koudiar (Twelve Robbers)
-Solo by IVAN VENETZUI
Troika (Throe horsed car)
-Solo by ALEXANDER STRELSKY
Red Sarafan—ORCHESTRA
Cossacks—ORCHESTRA and CHORUS
2LO London

VAUDEVILLE

Harry Weldon
JULIAN ROSE and Nick ADAMS
(The Original' Potash and Perlmutter MADGE WHITE (Songs and Impressions)
JOSEPH BULL and GEORGE FOSTER
(Concertina Duets)
Rex Evans * Cabaret
Devised and written by ROWLAND LEIGH and REX EVANS
ANONA WINN
LAWRENCE ANDERSON
BASIL HOWES and REX EVANS
THE B.B.C. DANCE ORCHESTRA
Personally conducted by JACK PAYNE
TN these days ' star' success in cabaret half implies foreign nationality. But Rex Evans , now one of the most outstanding cabaret artists in London-who appears at the Cafe de Paris, the Kiteat, the Cafe Anglais and, during the season, at many private parties in May fair and Belgravia, is an Englishman. His forte is syncopation at the piano, at which, in the opinion of many, he surpasses the much-advertized ' 'whispering' Americans.






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