1958’s Oh Captain features on Musical Theatre Melodies

The next “Musical Theatre Melodies” broadcast on 96.5 FM on Tuesday, 6th February will feature a 60th Anniversary tribute to Jay Livingston and Ray Evans’ “Oh, Captain!”, (based on the film “The Captain’s Paradise” by Alec Coppel and Nicholas Phipps), from the 1958 original Broadway cast recording starring Tony Randall, Jacquelyn McKeever, Edward Platt, Susan Johnson and Paul Valentine with Eileen Rodgers.  
 
The programme will conclude with a 70th Anniversary tribute to Hugh Martin’s “Look Ma, I’m Dancin’!”, featuring selections from the 1948 original Broadway cast recording starring Nancy Walker, Harold Lang, Sandra Deel, Bill Shirley and Hugh Martin. 
 
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.