Good item showing dress rehearsal for first television broadcast after the war. London.
Item title reads - Television's dress rehearsal.
Alexandra Palace, London.
Good shots of the television studio during dress rehearsals for first broadcast since 1939. Various shots of lights, cameras and production team at work. The director gives instructions to cameramen who move the cameras accordingly. The Windmill Girls come out and do a tap dancing routine. Others in elaborate costumes come out and another girl does a dance routine with high kicks whilst the cameras are rolling. A girl in sparkly shorts and top does an acrobatic routine and a man gives the cameramen instructions.