Program News

MUSICAL THEATRE MELODIES - 16th August - "The Baker's Wife"

Rob Morrison's next "Musical Theatre Melodies" broadcast on Tuesday, 16th August at 9 p.m. will feature  the second of "Three musicals that flopped" - Stephen Schwartz's The Baker's Wife, (based on the film La Femme du Boulanger by Marcel Pagnol and Jean Giono), from the 1977 recording featuring members of the original 1976 U.S. tour cast, Paul Sorvino, Patti LuPone, Kurt Peterson and Teri Ralston; plus additional songs from the original 1989 London cast recording starring Alun Armstrong and Sharon Lee Hill, with Jill Martin, George Raistrick and James Villiers.