The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 21 Episode 32

June 1, 1969: Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Lesley Gore, Gwen Verdon

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Jun 01, 1969 on CBS
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June 1, 1969: Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Lesley Gore, Gwen Verdon
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Music:
--Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - "Doggone Right" & "Abraham, Martin & John."
--Lesley Gore - "I Could Have Danced All Night" & "A Natural Woman" medley.
--Mason Williams performs "Major Thang" & "Greensleeves."
Dance:
--Gwen Verdon and two other female dancers - "Mexican Breakfast."
Comedy:
--Alan King (stand-up comedian making his 45th Sullivan appearance) - tells stories about dogs. King then mentions his recent trip to Israel where he dedicated the "Alan King Hospital," which includes "The Ed Sullivan Room," the hospital's largest diagnostic room.
--Wayne & Shuster (comedy team) - do a routine about a student rebellion at a nursery school.
--Ace Trucking Company (Improv company) - do spoofs of commercials and an obscene phone call sketch.
Audience bows:
--Johnny Longdon (jockey), Jack Waldren, Jack Dempsey, Patricia Jane Berg (golfer), Jean Drapeau (Mayor of Quebec), Tom Knowles & Bob Cameron, and Diana Ross.
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Bern Bennett

Bern Bennett

Announcer (1948-1949)

Ed Sullivan

Ed Sullivan

Host

Ralph Paul

Ralph Paul

Announcer (1959-61, 1964-71)

Art Hannes

Art Hannes

Announcer (1949-1964)

Smokey Robinson

Smokey Robinson

Himself

Guest Star

The Miracles

The Miracles

Themselves

Guest Star

Lesley Gore

Lesley Gore

Herself

Guest Star

Gwen Verdon

Gwen Verdon

Herself

Recurring Role

Alan King

Alan King

Himself

Recurring Role

Wayne and Shuster

Wayne and Shuster

Themselves

Recurring Role

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