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From Broadway to Hollywood

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 19 October 2012

'From Broadway to Hollywood'. West End superstar Michael Ball introduces the next generation of musical theatre stars from the Arts Educational School in this special Friday Night Is Music Night. The concert, from The Mermaid in London features the sixty piece BBC Concert Orchestra, conducted by maestro Richard Balcombe, a fifty piece chorus and thirteen soloists performing music from '42 Street' to 'Grease'; 'Funny Girl' to 'Little Shop of Horrors' and 'My Fair Lady to 'The Producers' .... A musical theatre buffs dream, the show features a galaxy of famous songs including - Half A Sixpence; Oh What A Beautiful Morning; On the Street Where You Live; Don't Rain on My Parade; Suddenly Seymour; Hopelessly Devoted to You; Thank you For the Music and for the first time ever on Friday Night Is Music Night, the classic from 'The Producers' - 'Springtime For Hitler' ...

Music Played

21 items
  • Image for BBC Concert Orchestra /Richard Balcombe

    BBC Concert Orchestra /Richard Balcombe FNIMN Signature Tune

    (Williams)

  • Image for Arts Ed Soloists & Chorus  / BBC Concert Orchestra /Richard Balcombe

    Arts Ed Soloists & Chorus / BBC Concert Orchestra /Richard Balcombe Forty Second Street

    (Dubin/Warren)

  • Image for Leo Roberts / BBC Concert Orchestra/Richard Balcombe

    Leo Roberts / BBC Concert Orchestra/Richard Balcombe Oh What A Beautiful Mornin'

    (Rodgers & Hammerstein II)

  • Image for Aimee Hodnott / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Aimee Hodnott / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe All That Jazz

    (Kander & Ebb)

  • Image for Greg Austin/Grace Eccle/BBC Concert Orchestra/Richard Balcombe

    Greg Austin/Grace Eccle/BBC Concert Orchestra/Richard Balcombe Half A Sixpence

    (Heneker)

  • Image for Ben Fenner / Arts Ed Soloists / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Ben Fenner / Arts Ed Soloists / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe Best Of Times

    (Herman)

  • Image for Ethan Bradshaw / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Ethan Bradshaw / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe The Street Where You Live

    (Lerner/Loewe)

  • Image for Flo Fields / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Flo Fields / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe Hopelessly Devoted To You

    (John Farrar)

  • Image for Robin Lake / Emily Dunn / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Robin Lake / Emily Dunn / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe You Are My Lucky Star

    (Freed & Brown)

  • Image for Rosie Fletcher / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Rosie Fletcher / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe Maybe This Time

    (Kander/Ebb)

  • Image for Ben Fenner / Arts Ed Chorus / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Ben Fenner / Arts Ed Chorus / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe Springtime For Hitler

    (Brooks/Meehan)

  • Image for Grace Eccle / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Grace Eccle / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe Don't Rain On My Parade

    (Styne/Merrill)

  • Image for Jessica Daley / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Jessica Daley / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe People

    (Styne / Merril)

  • Image for Jordan Shaw / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Jordan Shaw / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe High Flying Adored

    (Lloyd Webber / Rice )

  • Image for Emily Dunn / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Emily Dunn / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe I Don't Know How To Love Him

    (Lloyd Webber / Rice )

  • Image for Robin Lake / Carolina Gregory /Arts Ed Chorus / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Robin Lake / Carolina Gregory /Arts Ed Chorus / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe Put On Your Sunday Clothes

    (Herman)

  • Image for Grace Eccle

    Grace Eccle I Won't Mind

    (Jeff Blumenkrantz)

  • Image for Ethan Bradshaw / Rosie Fletcher / Arts Ed Chorus / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Ethan Bradshaw / Rosie Fletcher / Arts Ed Chorus / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe Suddenly Seymour

    (Menken / Ashman)

  • Image for Leo Roberts / Arts Ed Chorus / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Leo Roberts / Arts Ed Chorus / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe The Impossible Dream

    (Darion/Leigh)

  • Image for Carolina Gregory / Arts Ed Soloists / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Carolina Gregory / Arts Ed Soloists / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe Thank You For The Music

    (Andersson / Ulvaeus)

  • Image for Michael Ball / Arts Ed Company / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe

    Michael Ball / Arts Ed Company / BBC Concert Orchestra / Richard Balcombe This Is The Moment

    (Bricusse / Wildhorn)

  • The Company

    The Company

    Richard Balcombe conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra and the Arts Education School singers.

  • Rehearsals are underway

    Rehearsals are underway

    Conductor Richard Balcombe takes a moment to check the score before raising the baton.

  • A talented bunch...

    A talented bunch...

    The singers from the Arts Education School who performed as part of the Friday Night is Music Night spectacular show.

    Arts Educational School Official Webpage
  • Put On Your Sunday Clothes

    Put On Your Sunday Clothes

    Singers from L-R Carolina Gregory, Greg Austin,Robin Lake featuring the Arts Ed Chorus

  • Half A Sixpence

    Half A Sixpence

    Greg Austin and Grace Eccle featuring the Arts Ed Chorus

  • You Are My Lucky Star

    You Are My Lucky Star

    Emily Dunn and Robin Lake featuring the Arts Ed Chorus

  • Suddenly Seymour

    Suddenly Seymour

    Ethan Bradshaw and Rosie Fletcher featuring the Arts Ed Chorus

  • High Flying, Adored

    High Flying, Adored

    Jordan Shaw

  • All Together Now

    All Together Now

    The talented singers take a second to capture the moment.

    From L-R

    Top:Greg Austin, Jessica Daley, Robin Lake, Leo Roberts, Ben Fenner, Ethan Bradshaw, Jordan Shaw.

    Middle:Carolina Gregory,Rosie Fletcher, Michael Ball, Flo Fields.

    Below:Aimee Hodnett, Emily Dunn, Grace Eccle

  • This Is The Moment

    This Is The Moment

    Michael Ball performs alongside all the soloists and the Arts Ed Chorus.

    Michael's Official Website

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