Bangalory Time

TV series, 1976-1978

Children’s series about Clary, the owner of a little rumble store, and her puppet friends Percy Parrot, Mango Monkey and Alfredo Armadillo. Clary’s aunt is travelling the world and sends postcards from each exotic location she visits. In 1977 Bangalory Time got a new storyteller when Clary left, and Marianne continued to entertain the children and puppets until the series ended in 1978.

Production summary: 

Premiere date:

7 January 1976

Channel:

SABC-TV

Language:

English

Genre:

Children and youth; Puppets

Number of episodes:

±117

Production company:

SABC

Director:

Esmé Solnick

Cast and Crew: 

ActorCharacter
Janice HoneymanClary (1976)
André HattinghMarianne (1977-1978)

Voice artistCharacter
Tom SpruitMango Monkey, Alfred Armadillo,  King Futen-Tuten, Pal, Percy Parrot, Priscilla Pofadder

Crew
Esmé SolnickDirector
Rod CampbellPuppets
Jan EngelenPuppet manipulation (Kitzwallace)
Tom SpruitPuppet manipulation (Mango Monkey, King Futen-Tuten, Pal, Alfredo Armadillo)
Ann BailesPuppet manipulation (Prunella Pufadder, Alfredo Armadillo)

 

Sources: 

  • Radio en TV Dagboek, 8-14 November 1976, p.14.