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Cambridge Circus

BBC Home Service sketch show featuring the Cambridge Footlights. 1 episode in 1963. Stars Humphrey Barclay, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graham Chapman, John Cleese and others.

Cambridge Circus

Extracts from the Cambridge Footlights 1963 Revue

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
1963
Channel
BBC Home Service
Episodes
1
Starring
Humphrey Barclay, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graham Chapman, John Cleese, David Hatch, Jo Kendall and Bill Oddie
Producers
Humphrey Barclay and Edward Taylor

This programme features extracts from the Cambridge Footlights 1963 revue show, featuring performances from Humphrey Barclay, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graham Chapman, John Cleese, David Hatch, Jo Kendall and Bill Oddie, and features some debut radio performances from some of the biggest names of comedy.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Cambridge Footlights (Other official name)
Soundtrack
Music from Burt Rhodes and his Quintet.

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 30th December 1963 on BBC Home Service at 10:30pm
Episode length
30 minutes
Last repeat
Saturday 5th October 2019 at 10:00pm on Radio 4 Extra