This month Jeff Battcher talks about the RBI program (Reviving Baseball in Innercities), and LTC (Ret) Marilla Cushman explains the mission of the Military Women’s Memorial. John Jones has one of the biggest acting and vocal challenges in musical theatre on “Show Tunes Spotlight.” Ben has some radio memories from 1972, plus celebrity milestone senior birthdays, news headlines from August 1967, spotlight artist and more.
A conversation with 3 centenarians…Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemoration…one of Broadway’s biggest flops on Show Tunes Spotlight…news headlines from 60 Julys ago…Music Trivia Challenge, Milestone Birthdays, Spotlight Artist and more.
The Methodist Home is 150 years old…a veteran with Top Secret Clearance…a musical with great reviews but unsucessful at the box office on Show Tunes Spotlight…memorable vacations from residents at The Gables…all this plus music trivia, celebrity birthdays and headlines from 50 Junes ago.
The Carousel Museum and Museum of Fire History in the same location…the 3rd annual Taps Across America…your memories about lessons you learned from mom…a controversial musical from the 1940’s on Show Tunes Spotlight…news headlines from May, 45 years ago. Thanks for listening to The Greatest Memories.
Elvis Presley’s first visit to Macon 50 years ago…Joy Johnson, RN talks about her career and upcoming retirement…Ever wanted to audition for Broadway? John Jones explains the process on Show Tunes Spotlight…A Long March film and its mission of restoring benefits to Filipino-American veterans. All of this plus our Music Trivia Challenge and more.
SPECIAL NOTE ADDED 4/6/22 – On this podcast we mention the birthday of Bobby Rydell. This podcast was recorded prior to his passing on 4/5/22. Bobby Rydell would have been 80 on April 26.