Me And My Girl – the 80th anniversary – on Musical Theatre Melodies

“Musical Theatre Melodies” to be broadcast on 96.5 FM on Tuesday, 12th December will feature an 80th Anniversary tribute to Noel Gay and Douglas Furber’s “Me and My Girl”, from the 1985 London revival cast recording starring Robert Lindsay, Emma Thompson and Frank Thornton, with Susannah Fellows, Robert Longden, Roy Macready and Ursula Smith and will be introduced by London-based musical theatre historian, archivist and author, Rex Bunnett. 
 
The remainder of the programme will feature recordings by the original 1937 London cast members, Lupino Lane, Teddie St. Denis and Wallace Lupino plus a selection of Noel Gay songs from stage and screen sung by Evelyn Laye, Cicely Courtneidge, Jack Hulbert, Flanagan and Allen and George Formby, amongst others.
 
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.)

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 from “Listen Live” on the top menu.