Musical Theatre Melodies features Androcles And The Lion

The next Musical Theatre Melodies broadcast on 96.5 FM on Tuesday, 21st November will feature a 50th Anniversary tribute to Richard Rodgers’ “Androcles and the Lion”, (based on the play by George Bernard Shaw), from the original 1967 U.S. TV cast recording starring Norman Wisdom, Ed Ames, Inga Swenson, Brian Bedford, John Cullum, Patricia Routledge and Noel Coward.
This will be followed by orchestral selections from Richard Rodgers’ score for the 1952 NBC-TV documentary series Victory at Sea, arranged and conducted by Robert Russell Bennett.

The broadcast will go “to air” between 9 – 11 p.m. EDT local Melbourne time; (= 10 a.m. – 12 noon GMT in Britain; = 11 p.m. – 1 a.m. NZDT; = 5 – 7 a.m. EST New York time; = 2 – 4 a.m. PST Los Angeles time.)

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