Program News

Musical Theatre Melodies - 21st Oct - "Golden Boy"

Rob Morrison's next "Musical Theatre Melodies" broadcast on Tuesday, 21st October at 9 p.m. will feature a 50th Anniversary tribute to Charles Strouse and Lee Adam's Golden Boy, (based on the play by Clifford Odets), from the original 1964 Broadway cast recording starring Sammy Davis Jnr., Paula Wayne, Kenneth Tobey, Johnny Brown, Terrin Miles, Louis Gossett and Billy Daniels.

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

And will be followed by vocal selections from other Strouse and Adams musicals, including Bye, Bye Birdie (1960), All American (1962), It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's Superman (1966) and Applause (1970) from their respective original Broadway cast recordings.