Rob Morrison’s next Musical Theatre Melodies broadcast on Tuesday, 27th February will feature a 60th anniversary tribute to the Ervin Drake musical What Makes Sammy Run? (based on the novel by Bud Schulberg), from the 1964 original Broadway cast recording starring Steve Lawrence, Sally Ann Howes and Robert Alda, with Bernice Massi.

This will be preceded by a 2010 archival interview with Steve Lawrence discussing his career with Kevin Trask (host of That’s Entertainment.)

The programme will conclude with song selections from the Walter Marks musical Golden Rainbow (based on the play A Hole in the Head by Arnold Schulman), from the 1968 original Broadway cast recording starring Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme, with Scott Jacoby and Joseph Sirola.

The broadcast will commence at 9 p.m. EDT.

For those who are unable to tune in “live”, podcasts will be available to listen to posted on the webpage at and within 15 minutes after the conclusion of each broadcast.

(The podcast of the program has recently been ranked amongst the Top 10 Australian Theatre Podcasts by Feedspot at