Program News

Musical Theatre Melodies - 4th March - "New Girl in Town"

Rob Morrison's next "Musical Theatre Melodies" broadcast on Tuesday, 4th March at 9 p.m. will feature Bob Merrill's New Girl in Town, (based on Eugene O'Neill's play "Anna Christie"), from the original 1957 Broadway cast recording starring Gwen Verdon and Thelma Ritter, with George Wallace and Cameron Prud'homme.

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

And the evening will conclude with a selection of Bob Merrill's popular songs from the 1950s as sung by Guy Mitchell, Patti Page and Eileen Barton.