By Royal Command: documentaryAdditional title: Norman Maen Archive
NamesTaylor, Rod, 1930-2015 (Producer)Pavlova, Anna, 1881-1931 (Performer)Robey, George, 1869-1954 (Performer)Prince, Arthur (Performer)Tate, Harry, 1872-1940 (Performer)Miller, Max, 1894-1963 (Performer)Hope, Bob, 1903-2003 (Performer)Kaye, Danny (Performer)Davis, Sammy, 1925-1990 (Performer)Burns, George, 1896-1996 (Performer)Benny, Jack, 1894-1974 (Performer)Chevalier, Maurice, 1888-1972 (Performer)Horton, Robert, 1924-2016 (Performer)Howerd, Frankie (Performer)Fields, Gracie, 1898-1979 (Performer)BBC One (Television station : London, England) (Presenter)
Norman Maen Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1986Place: LondonPublisher: BBC1
Table of ContentsRoyal Variety Performance preview commercial (3 min.) -- By Royal Command (Documentary of past Royal Variety Performances) (66 min.) / speakers, Ken Dodd, Paul Daniels, Jimmy Tarbuck, Bruce Forsyth, Mike Yarwood, Roy Hudd, Billy Marsh, Bob Monkhouse, Lord Grade, Florence Desmond, Max Bygraves, Julie Andrews, Lionel Blair, Bill Cotton, Tommy Trinder, Sammy Davis Jnr., Joan Collins, Patrick Duffy, Petula Clark, Rich Little, Tom Jones, George Burns, Lord Delfont, Harry Secombe, Charlie Drake, The Beatles, Roy Castle, Freddie Starr, Frankie Howerd, Lonnie Donegan, Ron Moody, Larry Hagman, Des O'Connor, Beryl Reid, Rod Hull, Evelyn Laye, Billy Dainty, Bernie Winters, Rowan Atkinson, Louis Benjamin.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 6033
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed danceTelevision specialsMusic
NotesSource note: Title from opening video credits.Creation/production credits: Producer, Rod Taylor.Venue: Videotaped on BBC1 in London, England, possibly aired on 1986 November 28.Acquisition: Gift; Domy Reiter-Sofer; 2014.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (69 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.Off-air recording.
DescriptionClips from the first Royal Command performance at The Palace Theatre, London, England on July 1, 1912 with Anna Pavlova ; also includes performance excerpts from past shows with George Robey, Arthur Prince, Harry Tate, Max Miller, Bob Hope, Danny Kaye, Sammy Davis Jnr., George Burns & Jack Benny (as Gracie), Maurice Chevalier, Robert Horton, Frankie Howerd, Gracie Fields.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 929988553NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20840998Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 60837480-aa1f-0133-5d8f-60f81dd2b63c
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