The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 20 Episode 30

March 31, 1968: Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, Frankie Laine, Charlton Heston

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Mar 31, 1968 on CBS
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March 31, 1968: Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, Frankie Laine, Charlton Heston
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Music:
--Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - medley ("I Second That Emotion," "If You Can Want," "Going To A Go-Go" & "Yesterday").
--Frankie Laine - "To Each His Own" & "I Found You."
--The Young Americans - "Oklahoma" medley.

Comedy:
--Wayne & Shuster (comedy team) - sketch about participants at a parent-teacher meeting discussing TV violence.
--Myron Cohen (storytelling comedian).

Also appearing:
--Charlton Heston reads from Abraham Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address. Later in show, Heston discusses his movie "Planet of the Apes," with film clip.
--Peter Gennaro & Troupe (choreographer with dancers) - "If I Were A Rich Man" production number.
--Baranton Sisters (foot jugglers who balance & spin tables).
--Audience bows: Richard Rodgers, Jerome Hines, Pearl Mesta & Earl Blackwell, and Samuel Defalco.

CBS repeated this show on July 28, 1968.

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    Bern Bennett

    Bern Bennett

    Announcer (1948-1949)

    Ed Sullivan

    Ed Sullivan

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    Ralph Paul

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    Art Hannes

    Art Hannes

    Announcer (1949-1964)

    Smokey Robinson

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    The Miracles

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    Frankie Laine

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    Charlton Heston

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    Wayne and Shuster

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