Writing Jokes In Bed

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Programme Catalogue - Details: bebe Daniels19910711

Producer: P. SCHLESINGER

Next in series: Bebe Daniels

Previous in series: MABEL COSTANDUROS

Description

Amanda SWIFT's series on the life and work of four much loved comediennes continues with the first part of her profile of Bebe Daniels which focuses on her Hollywood career opposite Harold LLOYD. With Bob Monkhouse & Barbara LYON

Subject Categories

profiles (programme format)

comedy programmes (genre)

comedy

life with the lyons (television programme)

life with the lyons (radio programme)

hi gang (radio programme)

Broadcast history

11 Jul 1991 21:45-22:00 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Amanda Swift

Paul Schlesinger (Producer)

Jenny Howe (rdr)

Bob Monkhouse (Speaker)

Dulcie Gray (Speaker)

Bob Block (Speaker)

Barbara Lyon (Speaker)

Recorded on 1991-03-18.

Programme Catalogue - Details: bebe Daniels19910718

Producer: P. SCHLESINGER

Previous in series: Bebe Daniels

Description

Amanda SWIFT's series on the life and work of four much loved comediennes concludes with the second part of her profile of Bebe Daniels which focuses on Bebe's hit series 'Life With The Lyons'. With Bob Monkhouse & Barbara LYON

Subject Categories

profiles (programme format)

comedy programmes (genre)

comedy

life with the lyons (television programme)

life with the lyons (radio programme)

Broadcast history

18 Jul 1991 21:45-22:00 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Amanda Swift

Paul Schlesinger (Producer)

Jenny Howe (rdr)

Bob Monkhouse (Speaker)

Bob Block (Speaker)

Molly Weir (Speaker)

Barbara Lyon (Speaker)

Recorded on 1991-03-18.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Jeanne De Casalis19910620

Producer: Paul Schlesinger

Next in series: SUZETTE TARRI

Description

First in series of programmes in which Amanda SWIFT looks at the life of four much loved comediennes. Jeanne DE CASALIS was famous for creating the feather -brained Mrs Feather. With contributions from Bob Monkhouse & Cyril FLETCHER.

Subject Categories

profiles (programme format)

comedy programmes (genre)

comedy

mrs feather (character)

Broadcast history

20 Jun 1991 21:45-22:00 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Amanda Swift

Paul Schlesinger (Producer)

Bob Monkhouse (Speaker)

Cyril Fletcher (Speaker)

Recorded on 1991-03-24.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Mabel Costanduros19910704

Producer: Paul Schlesinger

Next in series: Bebe Daniels

Previous in series: SUZETTE TARRI

Description

Third in series of programmes in which Amanda SWIFT looks at the life of four much loved comediennes. Mabel COSTANDUROS created the highly popular Buggins Family & was a huge radio star of the 1930s & 40s. Featuring Bob Monkhouse.

Subject Categories

profiles (programme format)

comedy programmes (genre)

broadcasting

comedy

Broadcast history

04 Jul 1991 21:45-22:00 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Amanda Swift

Paul Schlesinger (Producer)

Bob Monkhouse (Speaker)

Stella Calvert-Smith (Speaker)

Recorded on 1991-03-24.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Suzette Tarri19910627

Producer: Paul Schlesinger

Next in series: MABEL COSTANDUROS

Previous in series: JEANNE DE CASALIS

Description

Second in series of programmes in which Amanda SWIFT looks at the life of four much loved comediennes. Suzette TARRI created the inimitable 'Our Ada' in ""Monday Night At Eight"" and became a radio sensation. With Bob Monkhouse.

Subject Categories

profiles (programme format)

comedy programmes (genre)

comedy

our ada (character)

Broadcast history

27 Jun 1991 21:45-22:00 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Amanda Swift

Paul Schlesinger (Producer)

Bob Monkhouse (Speaker)

Cyril Fletcher (Speaker)

Stephen Williams (Speaker)

Michael Grosvenor Myers (Speaker)

Recorded on 1991-04-13.