From his first job as that of "Spot FX'' boy on the legendary ITMA, with Tommy Handley and the gang. Trevor became involved with and often played a major role in both radio and te1evision's golden eras, producing and writing for many of the most famous and popular names in show business. With his wife, the writer Margaret Potter, he was heavily involved in the northern edition of Children’s Hour, one of the best loved and most famous of all BBC series, even auditioning a 14-year-old Julie Andrews for her first break! Both Cliff Michelmore and a then teenage Judith Chalmers presented their ve... View More...
Amherst, MA, University of Massachusetts Press: 2000
Seller ID: 000935
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New Book
The gifted and charismatic entertainer, Josh White (1914-1969) was one of the best-known folk-blues artists of his day. In this biography, Elijah Wald traces White's journey from the "coloured" side of Greenville, South Carolina, to the heights of Manhattan cafe society. View More...