Variety performance programme’, Birmingham Hippodrome

  • Date: 02 March 1953
  • Ref: BHIPP: 2015.177

A programme printed throughout in red, black and white for a variety bill week commencing Monday 02 March 1953. The front cover is green and features a black and white cartoon image of six figures in costume for various variety acts. Birmingham Hippodrome is written in black at the top of the cover and ‘Programme’ at the bottom. In order of appearance: Overture; Dot & Maureen (Tumbling Whirlwinds); Phil Darban & Wendy (Those hilarious westerners); Len Marten (‘Wotcha Tish’); Evie & Joe Slack (Acrobatic Fun); Diana Dors (Glamorous star of stage and screen); The Lacy Troupe (Rolling Globe Balancers); Intermission; Dot & Maureen; Sid Plummer (The Zyli-fool); Television’s Georgie Wood assisted by Dolly Harmer; and Jimmy Young (King of the Discs). Price of programme 3d.

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  • Copyright: Copyright Birmingham Hippodrome