The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour

Season 2 Episode 18

Show 18 - George Burns, David Clayton Thomas

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Mar 13, 1972 on CBS
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Show 18 - George Burns, David Clayton Thomas
1. Sonny and Cher open the show with a medley of "The Beat Goes On" and "It Don't Come Easy" and banter about Cher being named one of the ten best dressed women in America.
2. Sonny shares the stage with George, who delivers his own style of standup comedy.
3. Cher sings "You Made Me Love You"
4. "The Vamps" -- King Ferdinand of Spain (George) sends Christopher Columbus (Sonny) off to discover the New World after he catches him making love with Queen Isabella (Cher); and while attempting to help his best friend (George) win the affections of the lovely Roxanne (Cher), Cyrano de Bergerac (Sonny) ends up getting the girl himself.
5. Singer David Clayton Thomas (former with the group Blood, Sweat and Tears) makes his television debut as a soloist with "Magnificent Sanctuary Band."
6. George appears as a bartender offering advice on life and love to Sonny and Cher.
7. Sonny and Cher perform a medley of "Two Of Us" and "We Can Work It Out"
8. "The Cultural Spot" -- Sonny and Cher are joined by the show's regulars in Trial By Error, an operatic spoof of Clifford Irving's biography of Howard Hughes, set to Gilbert and Sullivan music.
9. Sonny and Cher close the show.moreless

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