Scripts for Show Band Show

Scope and Content

Show Band Show was a BBC radio variety series, originally broadcast between 1954 and 1955. The format of the show was similar to a stage Variety bill, featuring a mixture of comedians and musicians. Regular comedians featured included Bob Monkhouse, Rikki Fulton and Alfred Marks. Among the singers and musicians featured were Mitch Miller, Billy Eckstine, Bert Weedon,

Writers on the series included Richard Vosbrugh and Jack Bentley, Pat Dunlop, and Bob Monkhouse and Dennis Goodwin.

These scripts are originals.

Arrangement

The scripts are arranged by series and then by episode number. This may be the order in which they were recorded or in accordance with the rehearsal schedule, rather than the order in which they were broadcast.

Corporate Names