THE HAPPY TIME – Robert Goulet’s Tony Award Winner

“Musical Theatre Melodies” broadcast on 96.5 FM on Tuesday, 23rd January will feature a 50th Anniversary tribute to John Kander and Fred Ebb’s “The Happy Time”, (suggested by the characters in the stories by Robert L. Fontaine), from the 1968 original Broadway cast recording starring Robert Goulet and David Wayne with Michael Rupert, Julie Gregg and George S. Irving. This will be introduced by New York-based theatre critic and Internet columnist Peter Filichia. 
The programme will conclude with song selections featuring Robert Goulet from the respective U.S. TV musical versions of Lerner and Lowe’s Brigadoon (1966) with Sally Anne Howes; Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel (1967) with Mary Grover and Cole Porter’s Kiss Me, Kate (1968) with Carol Lawrence.
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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