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1812 : The advance and retreat from Moscow, part 1

SUMMARY: "Saturday Evening" is a series that was broadcast from 8:30 to 10:00 p.m.; usually in two parts, it consisted of plays, classical concerts, documentaries and talks. This episode is a documentary abou;t the Napoleonic invasion of Russia, as told by those who survived. This is part one of two.;

1812 : The advance and retreat from Moscow, part 2

SUMMARY: "Saturday Evening" is a series that was broadcast from 8:30 to 10:00 p.m.; usually in two parts, it consisted of plays, classical concerts, documentaries and talks. This episode is a documentary abou;t the Napoleonic invasion of Russia, as told by those who survived. This is part two of two.;

A cab at the door : [episodes 1 - 10]

CALL NUMBER: T4329:0404 - 0408 SUMMARY: A reading of V.S. Pritchett's memoir "A Cab at the Door" by Edward Atienza. There are two episodes on each tape. See also T4329:0409.;

A delicate balance

SUMMARY: "Festival Theatre" was a CBC stereo monthly production devoted to the "best in radio drama". This epsisode presents a radio version of Edward Albee's stage play "A Delicate Balance", featuring Kate Reid, Peter Brockington, Doris Chilcott, Lillian Carlson, Joy Coghill and James Johnston.;

A handful of sugar cubes

SUMMARY: "Studio '71" was a series that presented avant-garde experimental theatre adapted from stage plays and short stories by new and established national and international writers. The series was first broadcast in the spring of 1969. This episode features actress Marti Maraden.;

A month in the country

SUMMARY: "Festival Theatre" was a CBC stereo monthly production devoted to "the best in radio drama". This epsiode features "A Month in the Country" by Turgenev. T4329:0277 contains acts 1 and 2; T4329:0278, a;cts 3 and 4; and T4329:0279, act 5.;

A nice clean sheet of paper

SUMMARY: "Midweek Theatre" was a series of hour-long dramas which alternated between four CBC production centres in Winnipeg, Montreal, Halifax and Vancouver. The series began on December 2, 1964. [No episode ;description is available.];

A refrigerator full of dreams : [episode 1] : Corned beef on rye

SUMMARY: This program, from Vancouver, is part one of a three-part thriller by Laurence Gough. A police officer is given a top secret job by his partner. The officer and his partner see a drug dealer they are ;guarding shot by an unknown sniper. Later that night, the officer's partner is murdered, and the officer is suspected of murder.;

A refrigerator full of dreams : [episode 2] : A quart jar of Polish pickles

SUMMARY: This program, from Vancouver, is part two of a three-part thriller by Laurence Gough. A police officer is given a top secret job by his partner. The officer and his partner see a drug dealer they are ;guarding shot by an unknown sniper. Later that night, the officer's partner is murdered, and the officer is suspected of murder. In this episode, the officer in interrogated and is dismissed from the; force. The officer decides to conduct his own investigation. He ends up trapped in a phone booth with a hired killer outside.;

After Antietam

SUMMARY: "CBC Stage" was a contemporary drama series that introduced and encouraged a great many promising writers and actors, and drew attention to other literary resources in the country through adaptations.; "CBC Stage" celebrated its quarter-century of high-calibre programming in 1969. This episode is a play by Leonard Angel, a Canadian author who is a member of the Philosophy Faculty at the University ;Of Victoria. The play takes place during the American Civil War, in open country around the Maryland/Virginia border, on September 18, 1862. The protagonist is a Confederate soldier.;

Agonos

SUMMARY: "CBC Stage" is a contemporary series that has introduced and encouraged a great many promising writers and actors, and drawn attention to other literary resources in the country through adaptations. ;CBC Stage celebrated its quarter-century of high-calibre programming in 1969. This epsiode is a play by Theodore Wilden, with Eric Schneider, Alan Scarfe, and Barney O'Sullivan.;

An anatomy of violence

SUMMARY: "Saturday Evening" was a series that aired from 8:30 to 10:00 PM. Usually in two parts, it consisted of plays, classical concerts, documentaries and talks. This episode is a documentary about the myth;ology of violence.;

Annabelle alone

SUMMARY: "CBC Stage" was a contemporary drama series that introduced and encouraged a great many promising writers and actors, and drew attention to other literary resources in the country through adaptations.; "CBC Stage" celebrated its quarter-century of high-calibre programming in 1969. This episode is a play by the British author Christopher Bidmead.;

Anthology : Greetings

SUMMARY: "Anthology" ran for over 30 years on CBC radio. It was planned as a literary magazine for radio, featuring short stories, poetry, literary talks, discussions and reports on the arts from various world; centres. This episode marks the 30th anniversary of the series. Robert Chesterman hosts the program, which includes a mosaic of some of the personalities, writers, contributors, producers who worked ;on the program in its 30 year history.;

Anton Bruckner : the symphonies, part 1

SUMMARY: "Saturday Evening" was a series that aired from 8:30 to 10:00 p.m.; usually in two parts, it consisted of plays, classical concerts, documentaries and talks. This episode is a documentary about the s;ymphonies of the Austrian composer Anton Bruckner. This is part 1 of 2.;

Anton Bruckner : the symphonies, part 2

SUMMARY: "Saturday Evening" was a series that aired from 8:30 to 10:00 p.m.; usually in two parts, it consisted of plays, classical concerts, documentaries and talks. This episode is a documentary about the A;ustrian composer Anton Bruckner. This is part 2 of 2.;

Arthur Polson and Bryan Gooch

SUMMARY: The CBC Times refers to ""Vancouver Recital" as "a serious music program featuring BC Artists". The series first aired in 1969. This episode features Winnipeg violinist Arthur Polson and Canadian pi;anist Bryan Gooch playing works by Handel and other composers.;

Audience : Berthold Brecht and music theatre

SUMMARY: A documentary consisting of an interview with the music critic Peter Heyorth, who discusses his views on Bertolt Brecht and Brecht's approach to music theatre. This program was originally broadcast on; "CBC Saturday Evening" on June 10, 1967.;

Audience : Borodin trio - Jack Shadbolt

SUMMARY: No content description is available for this episode. The label suggests that it contain a performance by (or a documentary about) the Borodin Trio, and an item about Vancouver painter Jack Shadbolt.;

Audience : Child's play ; Dearest hope ; Fairy tales

SUMMARY: "Child's Play" is a documentary. "Dearest Hope" appears to be a play featuring Dame Peggy Ashcroft and Peter Haworth. "Fairy Tales" is a piece for piano and viola by Robert Schumann. [No episode descr;iption is available.];

B. Traven

SUMMARY: "CBC Monday Evening" was a multi-part series that featured documentaries and interviews on the arts, along with drama and serious music. This episode is a presumably a documentary or drama about the m;ysterious 20th-century novelist B. Traven, author of "The Treasure of the Sierra Madre", who may have also lived under the names Otto Feige, Ret Marut, Traven Torsvan and Hal Croves.;

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