Film Fanfare No. 16 - section 1.
After sweeping overture played by the Studio Orchestra conducted by Muir Mathieson, Paul Carpenter introduces Peter Noble with his 'Studio Gossip' spot.
Peter briefly interviews glamorous blonde Russian / Scottish Magda Miller who...
Short segment featuring the legendary actress Sarah Bernhardt.
Demonstration of how an actor uses make-up to transform himself into a villain.
The technique of glass portraiture is demonstrated - Mr Sparrow makes a portrait of Barbara Hoffe.
Women model Mantillas and Spanish traditional shawls.
Good shots of theatre audience and backstage scenes including actors and theatre staff.
Short section of material about a miniature pony.
Footage of Doris Keen and Ellen Terry.
Very cute footage of primary school children rehearsing for their nativity play.