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Title of The TV Programme CARISSIMA
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English Titles  
Title of The Episode  
Year of The First Broadcast 1959
Broadcasting network BBC
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 90
Colour b/w
Based on/Source Operetta by Eric Maschwitz, Hans May
Production Companies BBC
Producer(s) Francis Essex
Creator Eric Maschwitz (book), Hans May (music)
Director Francis Essex
Cast Ginger Rogers, David Hughes, Ian Wallace, Lizbeth Webb, Otto Diamant, Robert Ayres, George Roderick
Literature Times, 19 May 1959
Spectator, 22 May 1959
Special notes Broadcast on 18 May 1959
Sets by Guy Sheppard

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