Program News

Musical Theatre Melodies - 31st December - Leslie Bricusse introduces "The Good Old Bad Old Days!"

Rob Morrison's New Year's Eve "Musical Theatre Melodies" broadcast on Tuesday, 31st December at 9 p.m. will feature Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley's The Good Old Bad Old Days!, from the original 1972 London cast recording, starring Anthony Newley and Paul Bacon with Bill Kerr, Fred Evans, Robert Stuart, Julia Sutton, Terry Mitchell and Caroline Villiers.

This will be preceded by an introduction to the musical, (via telephone from Los Angeles), by the Academy, Grammy and Ivor Novello Award-winning composer, lyricist, librettist and screenwriter - Leslie Bricusse.


And the evening will conclude with a "live" telephone interview from Perth, Western Australia with Australian show-business legend, (and original cast member), Bill Kerr, who will reminisce about The Good Old Bad Old Days! and of his appearances in other West End musicals of past years.