American Bandstand

Season 7 Episode 12

Dick Clark's Celebrity Party (November 30, 1963)

Aired Unknown Nov 30, 1963 on ABC

Episode Recap

"Dick Clark's Celebrity Party"
(aka "Dick Clark's Dr. Pepper Celebrity Party")

Special episode taped at Frankie Avalon's former residence. (At the time of this broadcast, the house was owned by record industry manager Bob Marcucci.)

--Show opens with Dick Clark greeting contest winners and "Dr. Pepper" bottlers arriving for the party. 
--Dick Clark chats with Connie Francis (new movie "Looking for Love") and singer Bobby Freeman.
--Brief interviews with Paul Peterson and Bob Marcucci (the current owner of the house).
Annette Funicello - "Promise Me Anything." 
Dick Clark interviews Annette following the song.
--Dick Clark chats with partygoers Dick Dale, Bobby Bell (comedian), Frankie Avalon (mentions movie "Muscle Beach Party"), Deborah Walley (new film "The Young Lovers"), John Ashley, Wayne Newton, and Judy Doll (Miss Teenage America 1964). 
April Stevens and Nino Tempo - "Deep Purple," followed by interview with Dick Clark. 
Donna Loren sings "I Can't Make My Heart Say Goodbye." 
--Dick Clark talks with Nick Adams (movies: "The Young Lovers" and "Twilight of Honor") and married couple Connie Stevens and Jim Stacy. 
--Brief interviews with Johnny Crawford (formerly of "The Rifleman"), Donna Loren, Bobby "Boris" Pickett, Jan Berry, Jill Gibson, Shelley Fabares, and Dean Torrence. 
The Challengers - "Foot Tapper."
--Dick Clark talks with singer Jack Jones and actor-singer George Hamilton. 
--Short Interviews with Dick and DeeDee, actress Pat Woodell (of "Petticoat Junction"), actor Gene Kirkwood, Bob Marcucci's Uncle Joe, singer John Andrea and John Andrea's wife Marian. 
Dick & Dee Dee - "Turn Around." 
--Dick Clark chats with 1964 Miss Teenage America, Judy Doll.
--Live Performance: 
Donna Loren sings "Bill Bailey."
--Dick Clark talks with Kenny Miller and Jackie DeShannon (co-stars of the movie "Surf Party"), singer Johnny Mathis, and Trini Lopez. 
Trini Lopez - "Kansas City." 
--Dick Clark and Donna Loren are shown drinking Dr. Pepper as the show ends.
--Closing credits.

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