Program News

Musical Theatre Melodies - 11th March - "Take Me Along"

Rob Morrison's next "Musical Theatre Melodies" broadcast on Tuesday, 11th March at 9 p.m. will feature Bob Merrill's Take Me Along, (based on the Eugene O'Neill play "Ah, Wilderness!"), from the original 1959 Broadway cast recording starring Jackie Gleason, Walter Pidgeon, Eileen Herlie, Robert Morse and Una Merkel, with Susan Luckey and Peter Conlow.

This will be preceded by a 'live' telephone introduction to the musical from New York-based theatre critic and Internet columnist* Peter Filichia.

And the evening will conclude with The Girl From Utah, (with a score by Paul Rubens, Sidney Jones and Jerome Kern), a 1954 episode from the U.S. radio series "The Railroad Hour" starring Gordon MacRae and Ann Ayres.