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New Year Matinee: Words and Music

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Guest stars Gene Kelly , Vera-Ellen Perry Como , Lena Horne
Judy Garland , June Allyson
This musical biography of song-writing partners Rodgers and Hart tells of their early struggles on the road to success. A host of Hollywood stars feature in some of their best-loved numbers, including ' The lady is a tramp ', Blue moon ' and ' Where or when '.
Screenplay by FRED FINKLEHOFFE Produced by ARTHUR FREED
Director NORMAN TAUROG. Films: pp 16-17

Contributors

Unknown: Gene Kelly
Unknown: Vera-Ellen Perry Como
Unknown: Lena Home
Unknown: Judy Garland
Play By: Fred Finklehoffe
Produced By: Arthur Freed
Director: Norman Taurog.
Lorenz Hart: Mickey Rooney
Richard Rodgers: Tom Drake
Eddie Anders: Perry Como
Peggy: Betty Garrett
Dorothy: Janet Leigh
Herbert Fields: Marshall Thompson

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New Year Matinee: Words and Music

BBC Two England, 2 January 1980 15.30






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