Yes tonight’s theme for the tracks was Furniture – see the playlist below.
Firstly though, my thanks to my guest Paul Henderson of Aladdinsane one of the UK’s leading David Bowie tribute acts. To find out more about Paul and the band go to www.aladdinsane.co.uk. To book for their gig next Saturday 29th January at the Palace Theatre in Southend go to www.thecliffspavilion.co.uk or call: 01702 351135.
The petition to save funding for the Kenneth More Theatre is at www.ipetitions.com/petition/thekennethmoretheatre
For events at the Civic and Cramphorn Theatre call 01245 606505 or go to www.chelmsford.gov.uk/theatres. For the Queen’s Theatre, Hornchurch call 01708 443333 or go to www.queens-theatre.gov.uk.
1. A house is not a home (by Burt Bacharach and Hal David, from Promises, Promises (revival)) Chris Colfer and Cory Menteith – from Glee, the Music vol. 3: Showstoppers
2. Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer (by Andrew Lloyd Webber and T. S. Eliot, from Cats) John Thornton and Bonnie Langford – from 1981 original London cast
3. Shoes upon the table (by Willy Russell, from Blood Brothers) 2008 studio cast
4. Upstairs (by Burt Bacharach and Hal David, from Promises, Promises) Jerry Orbach – 1968 original Broadway cast
5. The music and the mirror (by Marvin Hamlisch and Edward Kleban, from A Chorus Line) Donna McKechnie – 1975 original Broadway cast
6. Overture (by Mary Rodgers, from Once Upon a Mattress) Hal Hastings Orchestra – 1959 original Broadway cast
7. So long, farewell (by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein, from The Sound of Music)
8. Leaning on a lamp-post (by Noel Gay, from Me and My Girl)
9. The bed (by Galt MacDermot, James Rado and Gerome Ragni, from Hair) The Tribe – 1968 original Broadway cast
10. The portrait (by Amanda McBroom, from A…My Name Is Alice) Barbara Walsh, from A…My Name Will Always Be Alice 1995 cast
11. Baby, dream your dream (by Cy Coleman and Dorothy Fields, from Sweet Charity) Shezwae Powell and Josephine Blake – 1998 studio cast
12. Since you stayed here (by Peter Larson and Josh Rubins, from Brownstone) Liz Callaway, from The Story Goes On
13. Empty chairs at empty tables (by Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg and Herbert Kretzmer, from Les Miserables) Michael Ball – 1985 original London cast
14. Somewhere that’s green (by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman, from Little Shop of Horrors) Michaela Aughton
15. Funny honey (by John Kander and Fred Ebb, from Chicago) Ruthie Henshall and Nigel Planer – 1997 London revival cast