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Butler Dempsey Band on 'Come to the Cabaret' (1981)

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Caption   Butler Dempsey Band on 'Come to the Cabaret' (1981)
Programme   Come to the Cabaret  
Programme type    
Personalities/Groups   Butler Dempsey Band, The
Dempsey, Fran
Description   The Butler Dempsey Band perform in the Braemor Rooms, Churchtown, County Dublin, during the recording of the RTÉ Television variety series, 'Come to the Cabaret', in March 1981. Fran Dempsey is first right; the remaining band members are unidentified. Members of the Earl Gill Band can be seen in the background; both this group and The Butler Dempsey Band were regular guests on the series.

'Come to the Cabaret' was an eight-part series recorded at the Braemor Rooms. The first programme was broadcast on 24 October 1981; the RTÉ Guide published a series preview on 23 October 1981. The Guide credited The Butler Dempsey Band as The Butler Dempsey Floor Show in its listings for this programme.  
Collection   RTÉ Stills Department  
Photographer   Rowe, John  
Date of photograph   01/Mar/1981 - 31/Mar/1981
(01/Mar/1981 - 31/Mar/1981)  
Rights holder   RTÉ