Program News

Musical Theatre Melodies - 2nd June - "Chicago"

Rob Morrison's next "Musical Theatre Melodies" broadcast on Tuesday, 2nd June at 9 p.m. will feature a 40th Anniversary tribute to John Kander and Fred Ebb's Chicago, ("A Musical Vaudeville" based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins), from the 1975 original Broadway cast recording starring Gwen Verdon, Chita Rivera and Jerry Orbach, with Barney Martin, Mary McCarty and M. O'Haughey.

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

The remainder of the broadcast will include song selections from Kander and Ebb's The Act, from the 1977 original Broadway cast recording starring Liza Minnelli in her second Tony Award-winning role.