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PARIS BY NIGHT A Revue Prince of Wales' Theatre, London - 9 April, 1955 This new Folies Bergère Revue introduced comedian Benny Hill to the West End stage and, supported by Tommy Cooper, he made a big hit. The show was lavishly produced and settled in quickly for a long run. The Cast included: Benny Hill, Tommy Cooper, Jeremy Hawk, Claudine Cereda, Ilona Adams, Trio Molidor, Marqueez and Ganjou Brothers and Juanita Produced by Dick Hurran: Dances and Ensembles arranged by George Carden: Costumes by R. St. John Roper and Charles Reading: Entire show under the personal supervision of Bernard Delfont PROGRAMME 1. PARIS BY NIGHT Claudine Cereda, Ilona Adams, Barbara Elvira, Folies Bergère Girls and Boys 2. RUE DE LA PAIX - Benny Hill 3. DANCE OF THE INCAS with Folies Bergère Girls and Boys and Vicki and Fredi 4. UNITED NOTIONS - Benny Hill Interpreters - Jeremy Hawk, Claudine Cereda Little Man - Ronnie Brodie Can-Can Girl - Olivia Dale 5. CHECKMATE (a) The Game - Tony Hulley. Jack Hall, Michael Conway (b) Parade of Chessmen - Full Ensemble (c) The Last Move - Corps de Ballet 6. HE ALMOST DOES A TRICK - Tommy Cooper 7. DRESS PARADE - The Boys and Claudine Cereda (a) Fashions a la Mode Master of Ceremonies - Jeremy Hawk Mannequins - Mary, Joyce, Olivia Bridesmaid - Barbara Elvera The Bride - Ilona Adams (b) Fashions á la Folies - Benny Hill, Claudine Cereda and Ensemble 8. AIR TERMINAL - Folies Bergère Girls and Boys introducing Trio Morlidor 9. A FEW IMPRESSIONS by Tommy Cooper 10. 10 INCIDENT IN ALGIERS (a) Street Scene - Ensemble (b) Harem - Marqueez, Barbara Elvera, Folies Bergère Girls and Boys (c) Cafe Casbah The Dancer - Ilona Adams The Girl - Claudine Cereda The Manager - Ieremy Hawk Tourist - Benny Hill