The Steve Allen Show

Season 3 Episode 17

From Havana, Cuba: Steve Lawrence; Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Jan 19, 1958 on NBC
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From Havana, Cuba: Steve Lawrence; Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy
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Broadcast from The Rivera Hotel in Havana, Cuba:
--Steve Lawrence - "Begin the Beguine" as a mobile production number moving through the casino out to the pool area.
--Edgar Bergen (ventriloquist) - Charlie McCarthy tells about boozing and carousing the night before
--Lou Costello (comic) - in the casino, Lou performs his "dice game" sketch with Poston and Nye
--Mamie Van Doren (actress) - sings "Sand in My Shoes" on a raft in the pool
--Augie and Margo (dancers) - perform outside
--Facundo Rivero (Cuban vocal quintet)
--Tybee Afra (dancer at the Rivera) - Billboard girl
Also: Steve asks what tourists love best about Havana in the "Man on the Street" segment with Nye, Knotts, Poston, and Mortimer Snerd. Rayburn does the show's opening in Spanish and is costumed in flashy traditional Cuban attire.moreless

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Augie and Margo

Augie and Margo

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Edgar Bergen

Edgar Bergen

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Mamie Van Doren

Mamie Van Doren

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Don Knotts

Don Knotts

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Louis Nye

Louis Nye

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Tom Poston

Tom Poston

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