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BBC Two England

Saturday Musical: Rose of Washington Square

starring Tyrone Power Alice Faye , Al Jolson
A cabaret singer's rise to stardom and her unfortunate love and marriage to a worthless man.
Director GREGORY RATOFF
(This Week's Films: page 9)
BBC Two England

Summer Review

Introduced by David Jones
Georgia Brown Sings Brecht
'You say that girls may strip with your permission
You draw the line dividing Art from Sin,
First you must solve the problem of starvation,
Then start your talking, that's where we begin '
Some lyrics from The Threepenny Opera, the best known of the Brecht-Weill musicals. The songs that Brecht wrote with Kurt Weill in the 20s still retain their power and popularity. Georgia Brown is their foremost British interpreter. For REVIEW she recreates the world .of the Berlin cabaret, its mixture of satire and kitsch out of which these songs were born.
(Radio Times People: page 5)
An Imaginary Friend ' All the litterati keep
An Imaginary Friend ...'
A couplet by W. H. Auden was the inspiration for an experiment in biography. Five writers were asked to tell the story of a man who has greatly influenced their life and work. Between them, Irene Handl , Elizabeth Bowen , V. S. Naipaul , John Betjeman and Peter Cook build up a portrait of John Woodby. The result is both an unusually candid biography and a revealing glimpse of the writer's craft in action.
Director JULIAN WEBB
Lifelines
A young girl looks back on a love affair which ended tragically and relives its best and worst moments. Lifelines, danced by William Louther and Naomi Lapzeson , is a short ballet written specially for REVIEW by BOB COHAN , director of the Contemporary Dance Theatre.
Studio director TONY STAVEACRE
Producers PETER ADAM , TONY STAVEACRE (David Jones is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company)
BBC Two England

Meanwhile on BBC2

starring Kenneth Williams and The Young Generation Guest artists Lutu who's off to Las Vegas next week for her second starring appearance in 'Cabaret Capital.' Tonight she's singing Everybody Clap, Free the People, and Resurrection Shuffle. The Two Lerys
ALYN AINSWORTH
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
The Young Generation choreography by DOUGLAS SQUIRES Script by KENNETH WILLIAMS Costumes LORINDA BRYANT Design J. ROGER LOWE
Direction JOHN STREET
Production STEWART MORRIS
(Kenneth Williams is in ' Captain Brassbound's Conversion ' at the Cambridge Theatre. London: The Young Generation are in ' Meet Me in London ' at the Adelphi Theatre)
BBC Two England

Meanwhile on BBC2

starring Kenneth Williams and The Young Generation Guest artists
Alice and Ellen Kessler Georges Schlick ALYN AINSWORTH
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
The Young Generation choreography by DOUGLAS SQUIRES Script by KENNETH WILLIAMS and HILARY MINSTER Costumes DORINDA BRYANT Sound LEN SHOREY
Lighting DICKIE HIGHAM Design J. ROGER LOWE
Production STEWART MORRIS
(Kenneth Williams is in ' Captain Brassbound's Conversion ' at the Cambridge Theatre. London; The Young Generation are in ' Meet Me in London ' at the Adelphi Theatre: Alice and Ellen Kessler are in cabaret at the Savoy Hotel: Georges Schlick is at Churchill's Club, Bond Street)
BBC Two England

Roy Castle and Clodagh Rodgers at The Talk of the Town

featuring a cabaret performance by the man of many talents Roy Castle and Britain's representative at this year's
Eurovision Song Contest Clodagh Rodgers with RONNIE HAZLEHURST AND
HIS ORCHESTRA Vocal backings
THE BREAKAWAYS
Script ERIC DAVIDSON
Produced by MICHAEL HURLL
BBC Two England

Review

Introduced by James Mossman
Georgia Brown sings Brecht
'You say that girls may stnp with your permission,
You draw the line dividing art from sin,
First you must solve the problem of starvation,
Then start your talking, thats where we begin '
Some lyrics from The Threepenny Opera, the best known of the Brecht- Weill musicals.
The songs that Brecht wrote with Kurt Weill in the 20s still retain their power and popularity, and Georgia Brown is their foremost British interpreter. For Review she recreates the world of the Berlin cabaret, its mixture of satire and kitsch out of which these songs were bom.
Alan Bennett visits Bernard Berenson
Alan Bennett recalls an informal visit to the famous art historian and collector Bernard Berenson on the eve of the Second World War.
Producers PETER ADAM , TONY STAVEACRE Editor JAMES MOSSMAN
BBC Two England

The Young Generation

HEATHER BECKERS
MARIE BETTS
ANN CHAPMAN
CATHERINE COLLINS JACKIE DALTON
DENtSE FONE
LYNDA HERBERT
JANE HERBERT
CAROLYN HEYWOOD
LINDA JOLLIFF
LESLEY JUDD KAY KORDA
LINDA LAWRENCE SANDY PENSON WEI WEI WONG
BOBBY BANNERMAN IAIN BURTON CHRIS COOPER
ROGER FINCH
RICHARD GOUGH PAUL GUESS
HARRY HIGHAM ROGER HOWLETT NIGEL LYTHGOE
COLIN PILDITCH
JEREMY ROBINSON BRIAN ROGERS
DONALD TORR
KENNETH WARWICK TREVOR WILLIS
Choreography hy DOUGLAS squires starring Bruce Forsyth and The Four Tops Mrs Mills
' At last,' said Bruce Forsyth when he was asked to appear in tonight's show, ' a chance to do something I've always wanted.' So tonight he appears in a role that previously only his cabaret audiences have seen - that of singer. Not only in a full-scale production number-as Mr Bojangle in Minstrel rig - but in a handful of straight ballads as well. So, at last, Bruce really is ' in charge.'
ALYN AINSWORTH and his Orchestra Musical arrangements ALAN ROPER ALYN AINSWORTH
Script MIKE CRAIG and LAWRIE KINSLEY Costumes LINDA MARTIN Lighting KEN MACGREGOR Sound HUGH BARKER
Design GEOFFREY PATTERSON
Production stewart morris
BBC Two England

International Cabaret

from the Talk of the Town in the heart of London Kenneth Williams introduces tonight's star from America Vikki Carr from France Marcel Amont from Paraguay Felix de Ypacarai and his Paraguayans from Australia The Novaks
The Cabaret Orchestra under the direction Of ALYN AINSWORTH
Special material by JOHN LAW and KENNETH WILLIAMS
Designer ANDREW DIMOND
Production JOHN STREET
BBC Two England

INTERNATIONAL CABARET

from the Talk of the Town in the heart of London
Kenneth Williams
Introduces
Tonight's stars from America, THE FOUR FRESHMEN from Australia,
MAGGIE FITZGIBBON from the Philippines, FRANKIE FERRER from France,
THE DASSIE BROTHERS
The Cabaret Orchestra under the direction of ALYN AINSWORTH
Special material by JOHN LAW and KENNETH WILLIAMS
Design, Andrew Dimond
Production, JOHN STREET
BBC Two England

INTERNATIONAL CABARET

from the Talk of the Town in the heart of London
Kenneth Williams introduces
Tonight's star, GEORGIE FAME from Australia, TRISHA NOBLE from Spain, THE DEL REYS from Switzerland, THE DUO REAM
The Cabaret Orchestra under the direction of ALYN AiNSWORTH
Special material by JOHN LAW and KENNETH Williams
Design, Andrew Dimond
Production. JOHN STREET
BBC Two England

INTERNATIONAL CABARET

from the Talk of the Town in the heart of London
Kenneth Williams introduces
Tonight's star, VERA LYNN WINIFRED ATWELL
ROBBY ROYAL and FLIGHT FOUR
The Cabaret Orchestra under the direction of ALYN Ainsworth
Special material by John Law and Kenneth Williams
Design, Andrew Dimond
Production, John Street
BBC Two England

INTERNATIONAL CABARET

from the Talk of the Town in the heart of London
Kenneth Williams introduces
Tonight's star, MATT MONRO from Italy, TOPO GIGIO assisted by Joe Melia from Finland. VIOLA TALVI and ROY BUDD
The Cabaret Orchestra under the direction of ALYN AINSWORTH
Special material by JOHN LAW and KENNETH WILLIAMS
Design, Andrew Dimond
Production, JOHN STREET
BBC Two England

INTERNATIONAL CABARET

from the Talk of the Town
Kenneth Williams introduces
Tonight's star from Switzerland. DANIEL REMY from America, MARIAN MONTGOMERY RAVIC and BABS from Israel, THE HIGH WINDOWS The Cabaret Orchestra under the direction of ALYN AINSWORTH Special material by JOHN LAW and KENNETH WILLIAMS Design. Andrew Dimond
Production. JOHN STREET
BBC Two England

INTERNATIONAL CABARET

from The Talk of the Town in the heart of London
Kenneth Williams introduces
Tonight's star from America, NANCY WILSON from France,
MANITAS DE PLATA and GROUP from Hungary, LES KUTI
ROBERT HARBIN
The Cabaret Orchestra under the direction of ALYN AINSWORTH
Special material by JOHN LAW and KENNETH WILLIAMS
Design. Andrew Dimond
Production, JOHN STREET
BBC Two England

THE BEAT OF THE BRASS

*
HERB ALPERT and the TIJUANA BRASS march to the heartbeat of America on a musical journey through the length and breadth of the country
Produced and directed by JACK HALEY JR.
A programme recorded in America First shown on BBC-1
Tonight's programme, filmed on location, aims at providing a musical parallel with the diverse yet unique images of America. So the Tijuana Brass play ' Cabaret' as the camera roams along some of the most famous pleasure streets-New York's Broadway, Chicago's State Street, and Fremont Street in Las Vegas.
In New Orleans 'Wall Street
Rag' is heard against a background of the famous old-time jazz musicians. And ' California Girls' is played while 200 drummajorettes twirl their batons.
The musical safari also takes in a trip on the aerial tramway near Palm Springs and a visit to the Los Angeles Zoo.
Herb Alpert makes one of his rare appearances as a singer when wandering along the coastline near Malibu he serenades his wife with ' This guy's in love with you.'
BBC Two England

International Cabaret

from The Talk of the Town
*
Les Dawson introduces
Dickie Henderson, Jackie Trent and Tony Hatch
Silvan from Italy
Ravic and Babs, The Mademoiselle Dey's Can-Can Dancers

(Colour)
BBC Two England

International Cabaret

from The Talk of the Town
*
Les Dawson introduces
Kenneth McKellar, Senor Wences, Susan Maughan
Marvyn Roy
from America
Los Trianas
from Spain

(Colour)
BBC Two England

Release

The weekly arts magazine

Have You Seen Manchester?
A new kind of cabaret opened at Manchester's University Theatre last Wednesday. It is devised by David Wright and based on hours of recordings of Mancunians plus the music, gags, and improvisations that characterise the Northern clubs.
Release shows scenes from the show against the background of the city that inspired it.

A Book for Christmas
Three authors of newly published books for children talk about what drew them away from writing fiction for adults to fantasies for children.
Nell Dunn, Roald Dahl, Jonathan Gathorne-Hardy
in the chair, Ronald Eyre

Juke Baroque Jury
A new gallery at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London offers a colourful display of old musical instruments and a juke box of recordings from the collection. An attractive entertainment - but why, say some, may you not play the instruments?

(Colour)
BBC Two England

International Cabaret

from The Talk of the Town

Les Dawson introduces:

Eartha Kitt

Flight Four

Vincent Zarra
from Italy

The D'Amores
from America

Claude Richard and Stella
from France

(Colour)
BBC Two England

International Cabaret

from The Talk of the Town

Les Dawson introduces
Enrico Macias and Company
from France
Finn Jon
from Norway
Judy Ginn and Jim
from Canada
The Alfreros
from Austria
(Finn Jon is appearing at the Raymond Revuebar, London)
(Colour)






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