The next ‘Musical Theatre Melodies’ to be broadcast on 96.5 FM on Tuesday, 24th October will feature a 50th Anniversary tribute to Bob Merrill’s “Henry, Sweet Henry” from the original 1967 Broadway cast recording starring Don Ameche, Neva Small, Robin Wilson, Carol Bruce, Louise Lasser, Baayork Lee, Priscilla Lopez, Alice Playten, and Pia Zadora . This will be preceded by an introduction from New York-based theatre critic and Internet columnist, Peter Filichia.
The remainder of the programme will feature song highlights from the 1972 original Broadway cast recording of Jule Styne and Bob Merrill’s Sugar, (based on the film “Some Like it Hot”), starring Robert Morse, Tony Roberts, Elaine Joyce, Cyril Ritchard and Sheila Smith.
The broadcast will go “to air” between 9 – 11 p.m. EDT local Melbourne time; (= 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. BST in Britain; = 11 p.m. – 1 a.m. NZDT; = 6 – 8 a.m. EDT New York time; = 3 – 5 a.m. PDT Los Angeles time.)
N.B. Melbourne is now on Australian Eastern Daylight Saving Time, hence the earlier starting times elsewhere.
For those listening in via the Internet on 96.5 Inner FM’s website the webpage link for the Inner FM Web Radio player is http://right-click.com.au/rcPlayer2/index.php?c=innerfm or go to the Inner FM homepage at www.innerfm.org.au and follow the links.