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A Night on the Town

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The music of Irving Berlin Noel Coward, George Gershwin and Cole Porter starring
Hinton Battle, Lewis Collins, Frank Gorshin, Eartha Kitt, John Moffatt, Elaine Paige, Ann Reinking, Bobby Short
A musical spectacular made specially for television.
Ann Reinking and Lewis Collins sing and dance their way through the bright lights of Berlin, London, New York, New Orleans and Paris, meeting Elaine Paige, Eartha Kitt and Frank Gorshin along the way.
The BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by Alexander Faris Ambrosian Chorus, chorus-master John McCarthy
Staged and choreographed by TERRY GILBERT
Additional choreography (American In Paris) IRVING DAVIES
Designed by JOHN STOLL Costumes JENNY BEAVAM
Book by PAUL Myirs, ned sherrin and DICK VOSBURGH
A BRENT WALKER/BBCtv CO-PRODUCTION
Executive producer GEORGE WALKER
Concept and production by JUDITH DI PAUL
Directed by JOHN VERNON

Contributors

Conducted By: Alexander Faris
Conducted By: Ambrosian Chorus
Chorus-Master: John McCarthy
Unknown: Terry Gilbert
Designed By: John Stoll
Unknown: Jenny Beavam
Book By: Paul Myirs
Book By: Ned Sherrin
Unknown: Brent Walker
Producer: George Walker
Production By: Judith Di Paul
Directed By: John Vernon

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A Night on the Town

BBC One London, 2 May 1983 21.35






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