The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 19 Episode 35

May 21, 1967: Expo '67 - The Seekers, Petula Clark, Alan King, Birgit Nilsson

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM May 21, 1967 on CBS

Episode Recap

Broadcast from Montreal's Expo '67

--The Seekers - "Georgy Girl"
--Petula Clark - medley: "I Know A Place," "Je Me Sens Bien," "My Love" and "Downtown"
--Petula Clark - "Don't Sleep in the Subway" and "This is My Song" (sung partially in French)
--Alan King (comedian)
--Birgit Nilsson and the Montreal Symphony - "In Questa Reggia" (The Montreal Symphony under the direction of Wilfrid Pelletier.)
--Ronald Turini (plays piano with the Montreal Symphony)
--Claude Leveillee - "Le Rendezvous" (Actor discovered by Edith Piaf)
--Peter Gennaro (choreographer) dances with female dancers at various pavilions.
--Les Feux Follets (square dance & clog dancers in traditional costumes, dancing with brooms)

Audience bows: Jean Drapeau (Montreal mayor) & Pierre Dupuy (Commissioner General of Expo '67)