Program News

MUSICAL THEATRE MELODIES - 1st November - "Johnny Johnson"

Rob Morrison's next "Musical Theatre Melodies" broadcast on Tuesday, 1st November at 9 p.m. will pay an 80th Anniversary tribute to Kurt Weill and Paul Green's Johnny Johnson, from the 1956 New York studio cast recording starring Burgess Meredith, Evelyn Lear, Thomas Stewart, Hiram Sherman, Jane Connell, Scott Merrill, Jean Sanders, Bob Shaver, William Malten and Lotte Lenya; plus additional songs and music from the 1996 U.S. studio cast recording.

The remainder of the programme will feature a selection of horse-racing songs from the world of Musical Theatre to celebrate Melbourne Cup day.