• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

The American Showmen

Synopsis

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.
24th of a 25-part series.
Michael Craig continues the story of Harold Prince. the most astute musical comedy mind in showhusiness '.
' Listen - a steady diet of everything I'd like would be also fairly boring Theatre. What you want in a theatre is Hello Dolly, which I wouldn't have done, The Music Man, which I wouldn't have done, and Cabaret running simultaneously. That's good! That takes care of everybody. What you don't want is predominantly any of that. You want everything! ' with the recorded comments of: BORIS ARONSON , JERRY BOCK JUDI DENCH , FRED EBB
JOEL GREY, SHELDON HARNICK JOHN KANDER , RUTH MITCHELL HAROLD PRINCE, JOSEPH STEIN Research by BILL SULLIVAN Written by DICK VOSBURGH
Producer DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Craig
Unknown: Harold Prince.
Unknown: Boris Aronson
Unknown: Jerry Bock
Unknown: Judi Dench
Unknown: Sheldon Harnick
Unknown: John Kander
Unknown: Ruth Mitchell
Unknown: Bill Sullivan
Written By: Dick Vosburgh
Producer: David Rayvern Allen






About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

Feedback about The American Showmen, BBC Radio 2, 22.06, 6 July 1976
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're referring to: http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/e794d7d3863a4217a32673c78cb3dc38

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel