Featuring Eileen Joyce at the Royal Festival Hall, Natalie Krassovska of London's Festival Ballet, the Old Vic Company including Claire Bloom and Michael Hordern. The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain conducted by Sir Adrian Boult. The Crazy Gang. Nervo and Knox. Bud Flanagan. Naughton...
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.