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Kritzerland is proud to present the latest in our ongoing Ben Bagley series:


Songs by Kander & Ebb, Jones and Schmidt, Jerry Herman, Bock & Harnick, and others

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Alan Arkin, Margaret Whiting, Anthony Perkins John Reardon, Fay De Witt, Kaye Ballard, Helen Gallagher, and more

Ben Bagley’s Contemporary Broadway Revisited was a brief respite from Bagley’s usual single composer/lyricist tributes, this one featuring some, at the time, rare material by Kander & Ebb, Schmidt & Jones, Bock & Harnick, Jerry Herman, and others, and featuring one of his starriest casts, what with Miss Katharine Hepburn, Alan Arkin, Margaret Whiting, Anthony Perkins, John Reardon, Fay De Witt, Kaye Ballard, Helen Gallagher, and more.

The majority of the songs on this CD are by Kander & Ebb and Schmidt & Jones and there are some real gems.  There are cut songs from Flora, the Red Menace, The Act, 110 in the Shade, The Rink, and Chicago, plus rare gems from shows that were, at the time of this album, not well known at all.  Of course, here we are, all these years later, and several of these songs have become cabaret staples and little classics on their own. 

Contemporary Broadway Revisited is one of the best of the Bagley series.  As always, we’ve cleaned up the sound, corrected booklet errors, and have recreated the amazing art of Harvey Schmidt.

BEN BAGLEY’S CONTEMPORARY BROADWAY REVISITED is limited to 500 copies only and priced at $19.98, plus shipping. This is a PRE-ORDER – CDs will ship by the last week of October, but never fear, we’ve actually been averaging three to five weeks early in terms of shipping ahead of the official ship date. 

Also note that your PayPal receipt is the only receipt you get – we don’t send out confirmations beyond that.


(Click on cover for enlarged version)

• Click on titles below to hear a song sample:

The Kid Herself Judy Gilmer and the Boys
The Room Is Filled with You John Reardon
A Horse Named Margaret Katharine Hepburn
Please Sir Fay De Witt
Growing Older Alan Arkin
Sweet River Margaret Whiting
All My Friends Have Gone to California Anthony Perkins
The Girls Who Sit and Wait Fay De Witt
Wine and Peaches John Reardon
I Hate Spring Katharine Hepburn
Who Would Have Dreamed? Diana Carnevale
What a Wonderful Way to Die Alan Arkin
Love Is Not a Sentiment Worthy of Respect Kaye Ballard
Here I Come Helen Gallagher
Merry Little Minuet Katharine Hepburn
The Only Game in Town Judy Gilmer
Ten Percent/Loopin’ the Loop Mark Sendroff, Susan Stroman, Jan Newberger

Added Songs
You Could Hurt Me K.T. Sullivan
Earthly Paradise Patricia Hoag
Phonograph Harvey Schmidt
Where Do I Go from Here? Diana Carnevale
I’m Going to Wear Your Love K.T. Sullivan

Vocal and Musical Arrangements by Dennis Deal


Buy now! $19.98



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