German-Speaking Emigrés
in British Cinema

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Title of The Play STARLIGHT ROOF
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Premiere 1947
Place of Premiere London Hippodrome
Language(s) English
Genre Revue
Based on/Source  
Producer(s) Robert Nesbitt
Director Robert Nesbitt
Author Matt Brooks, Eric Maschwitz, George Melachrino
Cast Vic Oliver, Fred Emney, Pat Kirkwood, Wally Boag, Julie Andrews
Literature Times, 24 October 1947
Jewish Chronicle, 31 October 1947
Punch, 5 November 1947
Special notes "Vic Oliver comperes, introduces, smiles, jokes, and fiddles in 'Starlight Roof', the bright and sparkling revue at the Hippodrome." (Jewish Chronicle)

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