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Broadway to Main Street is the crossroads where the greatest songs of the Broadway stage meet popular culture in America.  You can listen to this week's show; or dig into the archives of over 100 different broadcasts celebrating the timeless tunes and traditions of the American Musical Theater; or investigate books, articles, and news about the American musical. 

THIS WEEK'S SHOW

Original Air Date 11-23-2014

Betty and Adolph

If you have to ask, "Betty and Adolph who?", you're listening to the wrong show.  Comden and Green, Broadway's favorite lyricist team, are back with a vengeance.  To celebrate Adolph Green's 100th birthday, we're having a party, featuring great and/or rare songs from On The Town, Wonderful Town, Bells Are Ringing, On The Twentieth Century, and A Doll's Life.  Get carried away with the lyrics of Comden and Green!

 

Betty and Adolph

Betty and Adolph

In celebration of the new Library of America edition American Musicals (1927-1969): The Complete Book and Lyrics to 16 Broadway Classics (edited by yours truly), we'll be playing an encore program with a great song from each of these seminal shows, starting with Show Boat (playing at the NY Philharmonic this week).  C'mon along and listen to the all-time greats.

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Welcome 

Broadway to Main Street is the crossroads where the greatest songs of the Broadway stage meet popular culture in America.  You can listen to this week's show; or dig into the archives of over 100 different broadcasts celebrating the timeless tunes and traditions of the American Musical Theater; or investigate books, articles, and news about the American musical. 

THIS WEEK'S SHOWOriginal Air Date 11-23-2014 

Betty and Adolph

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If you have to ask, "Betty and Adolph who?", you're listening to the wrong show.  Comden and Green, Broadway's favorite lyricist team, are back with a vengeance.  To celebrate Adolph Green's 100th birthday, we're having a party, featuring great and/or rare songs from On The Town, Wonderful Town, Bells Are Ringing, On The Twentieth Century, and A Doll's Life.  Get carried away with the lyrics of Comden and Green!

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