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Diversion No.2

Words: Herbert Farjeon. Music: Walter Leigh.

Productions

Wyndham's Theatre, ~1941

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Wyndham's Theatre
Circa 1941 "Every Afternoon at 2.15"
Devised and Supervised by Herbert Farjeon. Produced by Walter Crisham.
At the Pianos: John Pritchett and Anthony Fones. At the Drums: William Burton.

1 Prologue
Herbert Farjeon
SceneActors
Edith Evans
2 Exclusive Models
Herbert Farjeon and Walter Leigh with acknowledgements to Fougasse
Joan Sterndale Bennett, Joanna Horder, Dilys Rees, Vida Hope
3 Canteen
Joyce Grenfell
Joyce Grenfell
4 Chingakook
Herbert Farjeon and Walter Leigh
Walter Crisham, Dilys Rees
5 In For A Dip
Harold Purcell and Walter Leigh
Vida Hope and Joan Sterndale, with Peter Ustinov and Derek Bogaerde
6 Please, Captain Eversleigh
Herbert Farjeon
Edith Evans
7 Native Clod
Bernard Miles
Bernard Miles
8 I Simply Adore My Dentist
Gerard Bryant and Ruby Duncan
Dorothy Dickson with Joan Sterndale Bennett and Derek Bogaerde
9 Awake, Ye Bulls And Heifers
Eleanor and Herbert Farjeon. Music arranged by Ernest Irving
Irene Eisinger
10 Elizabeth To Her People
Queen Elizabeth
Edith Evans
11 Lo, Gang!
Herbert Farjeon and Walter Leigh
Dorothy Dickson, Walter Crisham and Bernrd Miles with the Company
Interval
12 Nanty Puts Her Hair Up
Herbert Farjeon and Walter Leigh
Vida ope, Joan Sterndale Bennett, Joanna Horder, Bernard Miles and Derek Bogaerde
13 Local Library
Joyce Grenfell
Joyce Grenfell
14 At The Piano
Mischa Spoliansky
Mischa Spoliansky
15 Nightingale Song
Herbert Farjeon and Walter Leigh
Dorothy Dickson
16 The Show Must Go On
Aubrey Ensor
Wlater Crisham, Bernard Miles, Peter Ustinov and Vida Hope
17 Hop-Picker
Edith Evans and Herbert Farjeon
Edith Evans
18 Dawn In The Vienna Woods
Eleanor Farjeon. Music arranged by Mischa Spoliansky
Irene Eisinger
19 Producing King Lear
Peter Ustinov
Peter Ustinov
20 Exit To Music
Nicholas Phipps and Geoffrey Wright
Dorothy Dickson and Walter Crisham with Joanna Horder and Derek Bogaerde
21 Fish For Luncheon
Herbert Farjeon
Edith Evans
22 River PicnicThe Company
23 Epilogue
Herbert Farjeon
Edith Evans

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