Variety performance programme, Birmingham Hippodrome

  • Date: 20 March 1950
  • Ref: BHIPP: 2015.502

A black and white printed programme with a red, blue and white front cover. The cover features a female Flamenco dancer on a stage with a man in a Spanish outfit, sitting and playing guitar. The twice nightly programme at 18:15 and 20:30, commenced on Monday 20 March 1950, which was Moss’ Empires Golden Jubilee Week. It ran as follows: Overture; Les Ritchie & Wendy; Morecambe & Wise; The Hurricanes; Monsewer Eddie Gray; Dorothy Ward; Jimmy James presents ‘His First Night’; Intermission; Les Ritchie & Wendy; Leslie Sarony; Anne Shelton; Jimmy James presents ‘Hutton Conyers’; and Cilla’s Football Dogs. programme cost three pence.

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