Abbott & Costello in the Catskills by Joe Bevilacqua audiobook

Abbott & Costello in the Catskills: An Authentic Recreation of a 1930s Borscht Belt Variety Show, Recorded before a Live Audience in the Catskills

By Joe Bevilacqua
Performed by Joe Bevilacqua , Lorie Kellogg , and a full cast

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0.91 Hours Audio Theater
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    ISBN: 9781482909555

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    ISBN: 9781982570996

Abbott & Costello in the Catskills isan authentic recreation of a 1930s Borscht Belt variety show, recorded before alive audience in the Catskills. In this New Oldtime Radio Hour, Lou Costello(Bob Greenberg) follows Bud Abbott (Joe Bevilacqua) to the Catskills whenAbbott is hired as sole Master of Ceremonies of a Borscht Belt variety show.Meanwhile, guest stars George Burns and Cab Calloway miss their train, forcingAbbott to sing and dance in their place! Guest stars that do show up includeGracie Allen (Lorie Kellogg), Harpo Marx (Kenny Savoy), Ruth Waters (DeLoisHouse), and Sophie Tucker, Last of the Red Hot Mamas (Teri Paris). Musicalnumbers are performed by Ukulele Elaine & The Hurleyville UkuleleOrchestra, Banjo Steve Levine, and Leon Sandow and His Columbia Captivators: LeonHilfstein (piano), Buddy Allen (saxophone), and Bill Margargle (drums). Comedysketches performed include “Lambchops” (Bud Abbott and Gracie Allen) and “Who’son First?” (Bud Abbott and Lou Costello). During the curtain call, Bud Abbottsings “Minnie the Moocher.”

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Abbott & Costello in the Catskills isan authentic recreation of a 1930s Borscht Belt variety show, recorded before alive audience in the Catskills.

In this New Oldtime Radio Hour, Lou Costello(Bob Greenberg) follows Bud Abbott (Joe Bevilacqua) to the Catskills whenAbbott is hired as sole Master of Ceremonies of a Borscht Belt variety show.Meanwhile, guest stars George Burns and Cab Calloway miss their train, forcingAbbott to sing and dance in their place! Guest stars that do show up includeGracie Allen (Lorie Kellogg), Harpo Marx (Kenny Savoy), Ruth Waters (DeLoisHouse), and Sophie Tucker, Last of the Red Hot Mamas (Teri Paris).

Musicalnumbers are performed by Ukulele Elaine & The Hurleyville UkuleleOrchestra, Banjo Steve Levine, and Leon Sandow and His Columbia Captivators: LeonHilfstein (piano), Buddy Allen (saxophone), and Bill Margargle (drums).

Comedysketches performed include “Lambchops” (Bud Abbott and Gracie Allen) and “Who’son First?” (Bud Abbott and Lou Costello). During the curtain call, Bud Abbottsings “Minnie the Moocher.”

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Author Bio: Joe Bevilacqua

Author Bio: Joe Bevilacqua

Joe Bevilacqua, also known as Joe Bev, is a public radio producer and radio theater dramatist. However, his career has taken him into every aspect of show business, including stage, film, and television as a producer, director, writer, author, actor, journalist, documentarian, and even cartoonist. He is also a member of the Metropolitan Opera Company in New York City.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 0.91
Audience: Adult
Language: English