The Big Broadcast

  • Opening Night: 16 September 1946
  • Performance: 21 September 1946
  1. Overture – Music to Introduce you to the…
  2. Prologue: The Spirit of Ether – Ken Morrison
  3. Reception Hall at Broadcasting House – Where the Company meet to rehearse The Big Broadcast in…
  4. Studio Number One
  5. They’ll Fix It! – Bert Nicol & Partner
  6. Doing Their Daily Dozen – Our Girls
  7. Dancing – Old and New – Terry & Doric Kendal
  8. Issy Bonn – The Wisecracking Songster
  9. Intermission – Orchestra under the direction of Gordon Rolfe in a selection of “Bonny” Tunes with Jack Markham at the Piano
  10. Stop, Look and Listen – When the Red Light’s On
  11. Interlude – Terry & Doric Kendal
  12. Meet the Finkelfeffers – Mr. Jaky Finkelfeffer (Max Branfon), Mrs. Becky Finkelfeffer (Phyllis Silvern), Sammy Finkelfeffer (Sidney Wright), Mr. Flanagan (Terry Kendal)
  13. Issy Bonn
  14. Margerite & Charles – Novelty Acrobats
  15. The Twelve Rhythm Girls
  16. The Big Broadcast
    • The Jerry Allen Trio
    • Quiz Time
    • New Voices: Joan Elliott, Ray Burns
    • Issy Bonn sings your requests
  17. Finale – The Company say thank you