Record

Performance TitleButlin's Show of 1948 - Annual Grand Ball and Campers' Re-Union
Performance Date3 February 1948
Performance DayTuesday
Performance Time19:00
Main PerformersPeter Lloyd,
Miss Cecil Ruault,
Harry Boyle,
George Southcott,
Albert Cowan,
Arthur Worrall,
Frank Bullars,
Jack Mercer,
Eric Stewart,
P J S Richardson,
Charles Jacobs,
Teddie Ryan,
The Hortobagyi Troupe,
Sugar Baba and The Rudas Twins,
Charly Wood,
Verna V Crosley,
Olive Ripman,
Jay Morley,
Butlin Conga Beauties,
Susan Shaw,
Wally Goodman,
Arts Educational Schools,
Doreen Stephens and The Quads

Roy Marsh,
Julie Dawn,
Dennis Hale,
David Davies,
Walter Midgley - vocals,
Spencer Shaw - organ
Orchestra or BandThe Squadronaires,
Eric Winstone and His Orchestra,
Al Freid and The Butlin Concert Orchestra,
Butlin Old Time Dance Orchestra,
'El Mario's' Ladies Rhumba Band
ChoirsGeorge Mitchell Choir,
St.David's Singers,
King's Royal Bargemen
ConductorsJimmy Miller,
Harry Josephs,
Eric Winstone,
John Thorpe,
Al Freid,
Al Berlin,
Harry Newton,
Len Rooker
Set ListEric Winstone and His Orchestra:
Fascinating Rhythm',
'Bizet',
'Tree In The Meadow',
'First Love',
'Time After Time', Jule Styne,
'Evensong',
'Now Is The Hour', Clement Scott,
'Prelude',
'Dancing In The Dark',
'Lazy Countryside',
'Something In The Wind',
'Eager Beaver',
'Butlin Conga', Eric Winstone,
'People Will Say We're In Love', Rodgers,
'Still Of The Night',
'I've Got The Sun In The Morning', Irving Berlin,
'Old Devil Moon',
'If I Loved You',
'Mam'selle', Edmund Goulding,
'Route 66',
'South America Take It Away', Harold Rome,
'El Toreador',
'Coffee Song', Bob Hilliard and Dick Miles,
'Vilia',
'The Girl That I Marry',
'Doing What Comes Naturally', Irving Berlin,
'Stage Coach',
'Butlin Medley', Eric Winstone,
'I Believe', Jule Styne,
'Anniversary Song', Al Jolson and Saul Chaplin,
'Moonlight Serenade',
'Kashmiri Love Song',
'Red Roses', (Eric Winstone and His Orchestra),
'Bow Bells',
'Starry Night',
'Dream Time'

'God Save The King' (The National Anthem) (The Squadronaires, Eric Winstone and His Orchestra)

El Mario's' Ladies Rhumba Band:
'Bella Maria',
'Endamissoa',
'South America', Harold Rome,
'Coffee Song', Bob Hilliard and Dick Miles,
'Mocking Bird',
'Managua Nicaragua',
'Rumba Tambah',
'Green Cockatoo',
'Rumba Matumbah',
'Chiqui Chiqui Cha'

The Squadronaires:
'Mimi',
'Dear Ole Donegal',
'Now Is The Hour', Clement Scott,
'Sorento',
'Blue Heaven',
'The Girl That I Marry',
'Coffee Song', Bob Hilliard and Dick Miles,
'I'll Make Up For Everything', Ross Parker,
'If This Isn't Love', Burton Lane,
'Peg O' My Heart',
'Bow Bells',
'Ringle Dingle',
'The Flower Seller',
'Giuseppi's Band',
'Too Fat Polka',
'Doing What Comes Naturally', Irving Berlin,
'Barnyard Reel'

Spencer Shaw:
'Royal Air Force March', Walford Davies,
'Chanson', Rudolf Friml,
'Stanchen', Haykens,
'In A Monastery Garden', Ketelby

Al Freid and The Butlin Concert Orchestra:
'Uncle Sammy', Abe Holzmann,
'Gold and Silver', Franz Lehar,
'Chickabiddy', A D Keate,
'The Valeta',
'See Me Dance The Polka', Edward Solomon,
'Blue Devils', Charles Williams,
'Delilah', Horatio Nicholls

Charly Wood, Al Freid and The Butlin Concert Orchestra:
'Dancing Time', David Caryll,
'Happy Days Are Here Again', Horatio Nicholls

The Hortobagyi Troupe, Al Freid and The Butlin Concert Orchestra:
'Hungarian Medley', Debroy Somers

St. David's Choir, Al Freid and The Butlin Concert Orchestra:
'Old Father Thames',
'Shipmates'

George Mitchell Choir, Al Freid and The Butlin Concert Orchestra:
'Three Irish Pictures', John Ansell,
'Mightier Yet', George Grant,
'Shenandoah',
'Bound For The Rio Grande',
'What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor?'

'Lords of The Air', (Walter Midgley, George Mitchell Choir , Al Freid and The Butlin Concert Orchestra)
Related Archival MaterialProgramme (RAHE/1/1948/34),
Setlist (RAHE/8/7/17),
Badge (RAHE/8/3/30)
URLhttps://thirdlight.royalalberthall.com/pf.tlx/J9xJ1.7J5BMZH
Catalogue
Ref_NoTitleDate
RAHE/1/1948/34Butlin's Show of 1948 - Annual Grand Ball and Campers' Re-Union2-3 February 1948
RAHE/8/7/1948/1Butlin's Annual Grand Ball and Campers' Re-Union set list2 February-3 February1948
RAHE/8/3/30Butlin's Reunion Badge2-3 February 1948
Work
Ref NoTitleNo of Performances
Oosalodol_BahButlin's Show of 1948 - Annual Grand Ball and Campers' Re-Union2
Performers
CodeName of Performer(s)
DS/UK/7590Shaw; Susan (1929-1978); English actress
DS/UK/7591Hale; Dennis (1922-1960); English vocalist
DS/UK/4110Davies; David Ffrangcon- (1855-1918); Welsh operatic baritone
DS/UK/6825Midgley; Walter (1913-1980); English operatic tenor
DS/UK/7592Shaw; Spencer (fl 1940s); British organist
DS/UK/2967Royal Air Force; RAF Squadronaires; 1939-; British big band
DS/UK/7594Al Freid and The Butlin Concert Orchestra; fl 1940s-1960s; British light orchestra
DS/UK/7595Butlin Old Time Dance Orchestra; fl 1940s; British light orchestra
DS/UK/7596El Mario's Ladies Rumba Band; fl 1940s; British jazz and dance band
DS/UK/7601George Mitchell Choir; fl 1940s; Scottish choir
DS/UK/7603St.David's Singers; fl 1940s; Welsh male choir
DS/UK/7604Miller; Jimmy (fl 1940s); British conductor
DS/UK/7605Josephs; Harry (fl 1940s); British conductor
DS/UK/6874Winstone; Eric (1913-1974); English big band leader, composer
DS/UK/7608Thorpe; John (fl 1940s); British conductor
Add to My Items