The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 11 Episode 30

April 12, 1959: Brook Benton, Johnnie Ray, Gertrude Berg, Teresa Brewer, Sir Cedric Hardwicke

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Apr 12, 1959 on CBS
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April 12, 1959: Brook Benton, Johnnie Ray, Gertrude Berg, Teresa Brewer, Sir Cedric Hardwicke
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Music:
--Brook Benton - "It's Just A Matter Of Time."
--Johnnie Ray - "All Right, OK, You Win" and "Here & Now."
--Teresa Brewer - "Daughter Of Rosie O'Grady" & "Heavenly Lover."
--Patachou (Singer from France) - "Les Innocents."
--Jinny Teal (5-year old girl piano prodigy) - plays "The Bridge over the River Kwai" theme on piano.

Broadway:
--Gertrude Berg, Sir Cedric Hardwicke and Michael Tolan - perform the ship deck scene from their Broadway comedy "A Majority of One."

Comedy:
--Smith & Dale (comedy duo) - tax consultant routine.
--Shelly Berman (stand-up comedy) - tells jokes about Gertrude Stein & plays a man with hangover making a phone call (routine about what happened the night before).
--Phil Foster (stand-up comedian doing a monologue about dogs).

Also appearing:
--Don McNeil (of Chicago's WBBM-TV "Breakfast Club") - introduces Jinny Teal.
--On-stage bows (at beginning of show): Moose Skowron (N. Y. Yankee) & Rod Steiger

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