P451 Teletext 451 Sep18 23:10:11 Z NEWS AND  Y GOSSIP  —————————————— (, ———————————— S OPERA HOUSE SIGNS STAR BOSS The cas( strapped Royal Opera Hoyse has appointed Michael Kaisfr as its new executive directorN Kaisdr, the cyrrent chief of New Ygqk's A-dqican Ballet Theatre, takfs up his new post on November 12N He faces a huge task in reversing the ROH's projected £25m budget deficit and staging tricky negotiations with unions o6dq possible job cytsN Kaisfr has a good tracs record in sfcyring fundingN ——————————————————————————————————1/5—— Arts news and featyres on 451 and 452 FULL GUIDE TO NATIONAL EVENTS p441 Review +fst End A G HLN LY
P451 Teletext 451 Sep18 23:20:11  SPECIAL  Y PROfTLE  —————————————— (,W ———————————— P 'I'LL NEVER RETIRE,' SAYS RONNIE Corbett says that friendship is the secret of his 34-year marriage tw AnneN "Richard Eyre read a piece from Captain Corelli's Mandolin the other night which sulTed it up for me," he saysN "It goes, ''f had roots that grew towards each other undergroynd, and when all the pretty blossom had fallen from oyr branches, we foynd that we were one tree and not two'N Isn't that lguely?" ——————————————————————————————————3/7—— 'fst End listings 453-455 TICKETMASTER 24HR CREDIT CARD HWTLINE 0990 34 44 44 FOR YOUR THEATRE NEEDS Review +fst End A G HLN LZ
P451 Teletext 451 Sep18 23:17:40  NEWS AND  Y GOSSIP  —————————————— O ————————————  MUSICALS EXCLUDED FROM TOP 100 LIST Impresario Sir Ca,dqon Mac3pntosh is not impressfd by the National Theatre's decision to exclyde musicals from its top 100 list of important dramaN "The big musicals have been sfen by more people in the 20th centyry than most plays," he saidN Directgq Sir Peter Hall adds: "It's madnfssN Not only have musicals been significant in the history of the theatre, they have been significant in the histgqy of the National." ——————————————————————————————————4  eNmail us on: screen@teletextNco.ys FULL GUIDE TO NATIONAL EVENTS p441 Review 'fst End A G HLN LY
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P451 Teletext 450 Sep18 23:21:04  SPECIAL  Y PROFDLE  —————————————— (,O ————————————  'I'LL NEVER RETIRE,' SAYS RONNIE "There is still a large swathe of fols in Middle England who want to be simply entertainfd," Ronnie Corbett s!8s, reflecting on his recent sumler toyrN "They don't want to be shocked or taught lessons, they f9st want to be transported in an amusing, kindly, charming, gentle wayN "Those audiences havdn't changed, and they weren't all oldN There were yoyng people there as well." ——————————————————————————————————5/7—— 'fst End listings 453-455 TICKETMASTER 24HR CREDIT CARD HOTLINE 0990 34 44 44 FOR YOUR THEATRE NEEDS Review 'fst End A G HJN LY
P451 Teletext 450 Sep18 03:23:00   SPECIAL   PR FDLE  —————————————— O ———————————— ),& 'I'LL NEVER RETIRE,' SAYS RONNIE After a stlldq spent toyring a live variety revue aroynd the s&all tosns of England, comedian Ronnie Corbett is contemplating autumn from the pdace of the golf coyrsd beside his HomeN Tomorrow, he's hosting a celebrity golf toyrnament to raisf vital fynds for the charity SPARKSN SPARKS stands fgq Spgqt Aiding Medical Resdarch fgp Kids, and Corbett has been involved with it for 30 yearsN ——————————————————————————————————1/3—— By Christie Hic£dan FULL GUIDE TO NATIONAL EVENTS p441 Review +fst End A G HHN LY
P451 Teletext 451 Sep18 23:00:04  NEWS AND  Y GOSSIP  —————————————— (,W ————————————  'NO EASY RIDE' FOR ARTS GROUPS Arts Coyncil boss Gerry Robinson is getting toygh with arts groypsN He says: "'f don't want to create dependencies. A leg up from the Arts Coyncil will not mean a free ride." Robinson has slimled staff levels from 322 to 150 but awaits bac3png from his governing coyncilN "Radical change is not comfortableN 'f know the effect thesf changes have on people's wgpsloads and job prospects," he addedN ——————————————————————————————————2  New films reviews 463 fideos 464 FULL GUIDE TO NATIONAL EVENTS p441 Review +fst End A G HLN LY
P451 Teletext 451 Sep18 23:20:10 QT SPECIAL   Y PROFILE  —————————————— (,O ———————————— ),& 'I'LL NEVER RETIRE,' SAYS RONNIE Ronnie Corbett hosts a celebrity golf toyrnament at The London Golf Clyb, near Brands Hatch, Kent, on Sqnday, to raise fynds fgp the charity SPARKSN The pintMsizfd comedian, who for many years part.dped Ronnie Bar3fr in popular TV 3dqies The Two Ronnies, has been enjoying a career revivalN Dqring the sud4dp he embar3fd on a 12M 6dnue toqr with "a great band" and his daughter Sophie on the billN ——————————————————————————————————2/7—— 'fst End listings 45  FULL GUIDE TO NATIONAL EVENTS p441 Review £fst End A G HHN LY
P451 Teletext 451 Sep18 23:13:01 ST NEWS AND   GOSSIP  —————————————— (,G ————————————  MUSICALS EXCLUDED FROM TOP 100 LIST Musicals do not figure in the top 100 most important stage productions of the century — that's officialN According to the National Theatre, Carousel, Oclahoma and Blood Brothers are not sufficiently weighty to be part of a yfar-long sfason of excerpts from a centyry of drama stating nfxt yearN The National says: "The aim of the prghect is to celebrate as di6dqsf a range of 20th century drama as possible." ——————————————————————————————————3  On Stage news 451 Opdra/ballet 459 FULL GUIDE TO NATIONAL EVENTS p441 Review £fst End A G HLN LU
P451 Teletext 450 Sep18 23:20:00 C SPECIAL   PROFILE  —————————————— G ————————————  'I'LL NEVER RETIRE,' SAYS RONNIE Corbett's long and loving marriage and a successfyl career from which he has no intention of retiring, represent the hallmar£s of fulfilment for himN "I still get a buzz from performing after all these yfarsN ghen I did the toqr..N people arrive, the lights go down and yoy wals on.. and within a minute, yoy feel the rapport thereN "To be able to be what they want yoy tw be is still 6dqy exciting to md." ——————————————————————————————————4/7—— Classical 458 Dance/Opera 459 TICKETMASTER 24HR CREDIT CARD HOTLINE 0990 34 44 44 FOR YOUR THEATRE NEEDS Review +fst End A G HHN LY
P451 Teletext 450 Sep18 23:20:00 S  SPECIAL  Y PROFDLE   —————————————— W ———————————— SP 'I'LL NEVER RETIRE,' SAYS RONNIE ghen he isn't perfgq6—ng, Scottis(Laorn comedian Ronnie Corbett's offstage passion is golfN His two homds in London and Scotland — both overloos golf coyrses, and when he's not playing, he has 0frd—ssion tg stroll across the greens with his dog "I don't thinc I'll ever retire," he saysN "These days I do less, and only what I likd, but I hope I'vd got more than enoygh to last me." ——————————————————————————————————6/7—— Classical 458 Dance/Opera 459 TICKETMASTER 24HR CREDIT CARD HOTLINE 0990 34 44 44 FOR HOUR THEATRE N@DDS Review £fst End A G HJN LY