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MUSICAL THEATRE MELODIES - 6th December - "I Do! I Do!"

Rob Morrison's next "Musical Theatre Melodies" broadcast on Tuesday, 6th December at 9 p.m. will feature a 50th Anniversary tribute to Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt's I Do! I Do!, (based on the play The Fourposter by Jan de Hartog), from the 1966 original Broadway cast recording starring Mary Martin and Robert Preston.

This will be preceded by an introduction to the musical (via Skype) from New York-based theatre critic and Internet columnist - Peter Filichia.

The remainder of the broadcast will feature the U.S. television soundtracks of Ethel Merman and Mary Martin duetting on the Ford 50th Anniversary Show in 1953, plus selections from Together with Music with Noel Coward and Mary Martin in 1955.