Marie Lloyd, Queen Of The Halls

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Steve Trafford's play won a 1990 Sony Award nomination for Elizabeth

Mansfield's performance as Marie Lloyd.

When Marie Lloyd died in 1922, aged 52, it was estimated 100,000 people watched the funeral procession. Raunchy to the end, she knew how to give an audience a good time.

With Mary Allen ,

Nigel Carrington , Brian Miller , and Michael Kilgarriff. Musicians:

Maurice Cambridge , Noel Langley ,

Steve Wilks , Roy Babington and Stephen Rose. Director of Music

Jack Glover.

Director Janet Whitaker Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Marie Lloyd.

Unknown: Marie Lloyd

Unknown: Mary Allen

Unknown: Nigel Carrington

Unknown: Brian Miller

Unknown: Michael Kilgarriff.

Unknown: Maurice Cambridge

Unknown: Noel Langley

Unknown: Steve Wilks

Unknown: Roy Babington

Unknown: Stephen Rose.

Unknown: Jack Glover.

Director: Janet Whitaker

Alec Hurley: Robert Lister

Ben Dillon: Killian McKenna

Percy Courtenay: Christopher Good

Mrs Ormiston Chant: Jo Kendall

Bella: Jenny Howe

Alice: Susan Sheridan

Grace: Sarah Mansfield

Doctor: James Greene

Manager: Danny Schiller

Blythe Pratt: Timothy Bateson

Marconi: Ben Onwukwe

Agent: Andrew Wincott

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Unknown: Marie Lloyd.

Unknown: Mary Allen

Unknown: Nigel Carrington

Unknown: Brian Miller

Unknown: Michael Kilgarriff.

Unknown: Maurice Cambridge

Unknown: Noel Langley

Unknown: Steve Wilks

Unknown: Roy Babington

Unknown: Stephen Rose.

Unknown: Jack Glover.

Director: Janet Whitaker

Alec Hurley: Robert Lister

Ben Dillon: Killian McKenna

Percy Courtenay: Christopher Good

Mrs Ormiston Chant: Jo Kendall

Bella: Jenny Howe

Alice: Susan Sheridan

Grace: Sarah Mansfield

Doctor: James Greene

Manager: Danny Schiller

Blythe Pratt: Timothy Bateson

Marconi: Ben Onwukwe

Agent: Andrew Wincott

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Written by Steve TRAFFORD, produced by Janet WHITAKER.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

25 Aug 1990 19:45-21:15 (RADIO 4)

27 Aug 1990 15:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

29 Jul 1991 15:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Brian Miller (Actor)

Timothy Bateson (Actor)

Jo Kendall (Actor)

James Greene (Actor)

Susan Sheridan (Actor)

Christopher Good (Actor)

Danny Schiller (Actor)

Elizabeth Mansfield (Actor)

Michael Kilgarriff (Actor)

Nigel Carrington (Actor)

Ben Onwukwe (Actor)

Stephen Garlick (Actor)

Jenny Howe (Actor)

Mary Allen (Actor)

Robert Lister (Actor)

Kilian Mckenna (Actor)

Sarah Mansfield (Actor)

Steve Trafford (adap)

Jack Glover (Composer)

Stephen Rose (mus)

Maurice Cambridge (mus)

Noel Langley (mus)

Steve Wilks (mus)

Roy Babington (mus)

Janet Whitaker (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-08-07.

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Description

After collapsing on stage one day in 1922 Marie Lloyd lies dying, battered by life, drink and hard work.

The star recalls her songs, her audiences, her triumphs and disasters.

Written by Steve TRAFFORD, produced by Janet WHITAKER.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

25 Aug 1990 19:45-21:15 (RADIO 4)

27 Aug 1990 15:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

29 Jul 1991 15:02-16:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Brian Miller (Actor)

Timothy Bateson (Actor)

Jo Kendall (Actor)

James Greene (Actor)

Susan Sheridan (Actor)

Christopher Good (Actor)

Danny Schiller (Actor)

Elizabeth Mansfield (Actor)

Michael Kilgarriff (Actor)

Nigel Carrington (Actor)

Ben Onwukwe (Actor)

Stephen Garlick (Actor)

Jenny Howe (Actor)

Mary Allen (Actor)

Robert Lister (Actor)

Kilian Mckenna (Actor)

Sarah Mansfield (Actor)

Steve Trafford (adap)

Jack Glover (Composer)

Stephen Rose (mus)

Maurice Cambridge (mus)

Noel Langley (mus)

Steve Wilks (mus)

Roy Babington (mus)

Janet Whitaker (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-08-07.

By: Steve Trafford

Starring: Elizabeth Mansfield.

Marie Lloyd - QUEEN OF THE HALLS

Producer: WHITAKER, Janet

SBH:Marie Lloyd - QUEEN OF THE HALLS: Play by Steve Trafford charting the career of the great and much loved music hall entertainer Marie Lloyd.

With Elizabeth Mansfield as Marie.

Music Director: Jack Glover.

Produced by Janet Whitaker.

OTN:SLN035/89DA6654 TXN/TDT:R4 25-Aug-1990 ANT:Op and Cl

25 Aug 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

Andrew Wincott (Actor)

Timothy Carlton (Actor)

Steve Trafford (Author)

Notes: CAIRS 507922.