The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 15 Episode 30

April 28, 1963: Broadcast from Toronto, Canada - Connie Francis, Xavier Cugat & Abbe Lane, Wayne & Shuster

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Apr 28, 1963 on CBS
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April 28, 1963: Broadcast from Toronto, Canada - Connie Francis, Xavier Cugat & Abbe Lane, Wayne & Shuster
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Broadcast from Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Music:
--Connie Francis - "Days of Wine and Roses," "If My Pillow Could Talk" and a medley ("Exodus" and Hava Nagila").
--Xavier Cugat & Abbe Lane - Latin medley: "Perfidia," "Besame Mucho" and "Blame It On the Bossa Nova."
--Jan Peerce (tenor, from the Metropolitan Opera) sings "Maria" (from 'West Side Story'), "The Sweetest Sounds" (from 'No Strings'), and "Flower Song" (from 'Carmen').
--The 48th Highlanders of Canada (bagpipe & drumming band) - march through audience as they perform.
Comedy:
--Wayne and Shuster (comedy team) - sketch with a reporter unable to understand a hep-cat jazz musician.
--Jack Carter (comedian) - routine includes jokes about Canada and driving.
--Les Jerolas (French-Canadian duo Jean Lapointe and Jérôme Lemay) - sing "Little Darlin'" and do impressions.
Also appearing:
--Audience bows: Tim Horton, Carl Brewer, Bob Fulford, Bob Nevin, Allen Stanley & Harold Ballard (all of the Toronto Maple Leafs Hockey team).
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Bern Bennett

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Announcer (1948-1949)

Ed Sullivan

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Ralph Paul

Ralph Paul

Announcer (1959-61, 1964-71)

Art Hannes

Art Hannes

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Les Jerolas

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Connie Francis

Connie Francis

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Xavier Cugat

Xavier Cugat

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Abbe Lane

Abbe Lane

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