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2 edition of Expresso bongo found in the catalog.

Expresso bongo

Mankowitz, Wolf.

Expresso bongo

a Wolf Mankowitz reader.

by Mankowitz, Wolf.

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Published by Yoseloff in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6025.A4755 E9
The Physical Object
Pagination352 p. ;
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5826355M
LC Control Number61013929
OCLC/WorldCa372902

  In Expresso Bongo (), a satire on British show business, Donlan effuses warmth as a love-starved American vaudeville artiste Author: Ronald Bergan. Espresso Bongo, Launceston, Tasmania. likes. Espresso Bongo is a Launceston-based cover band playing jazz, soul, funk, blues & rock.5/5.

Special Feature: Expresso Bongo Image Gallery [] [p] [] Here you get to view a really nice selection of stunning Black-and-White and Colour promotional material including Stills; Theatrical Posters; US Lobby Cards; UK Press Book and US Press Book and is /5(43).   If this makes Expresso Bongo sound more like a statement than entertainment, then don't worry, it's also quite a riot. The script is a barrage of /5.

EXPRESSO BONGO. Music by David Heneker and Monty Norman Lyrics by Julian More, David Heneker, and Monty Norman. On Ap , Expresso Bongo burst on the London theatre scene. A satire of the music industry, the show starred Paul Scofield, James Kenney, Millicent Martin, Meier Tzelniker, Hy Hazell, and Elizabeth Ashley. Expresso Bongo NR, 1 hr 51 min Classics, Drama, Musical & Performing Arts.


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Expresso Bongo [Wolf Mankowitz] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.2/5(1). The only modest flaw is in the choice that Kino made of which version of the movie to release -- this is the minute American edition of Expresso Bongo, as opposed to the minute British cut; it's missing the musical numbers from the original play, which gave the.

Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Cliff Richard and The Shadows* - Expresso Bongo at Discogs. Complete your /5(18). Expresso Bongo was MacMillan’s second foray into musicals (his first was choreographing John Osborne’s disastrous The World of Paul Slickey in ). A satire on the music business, Expresso Bongo had begun life as a successful West End musical in The following year it was made into an even more successful film starring Laurence Harvey and Cliff Richard.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mankowitz, Wolf. Expresso bongo. New York: Yoseloff, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Expresso Bongo on Discogs.

Label: Columbia - SEG • Format: Vinyl 7 Cliff Richard And The Shadows* - Expresso Bongo (, Vinyl) | Discogs. book club. Expresso Bongo Val Guest () min. 12 Certificate An opportunistic talent agent stumbles on a meek bongo player performing 4/5.

Directed by Val Guest. With Laurence Harvey, Sylvia Syms, Yolande Donlan, Cliff Richard. Johnny Jackson, a sleazy talent agent, discovers teenager Bert Rudge singing in a coffee house. Despite Bert's protestation that he really is only interested in playing bongos, Johnny starts him on the road to stardom.

The deal they cut, however, is highly exploitative of /10(). Expresso Bongo is a film satire of the music industry directed by Val Guest, shot in uncredited black & white Dyaliscope and starring Laurence Harvey, Cliff Richard, and Yolande is adapted from the stage musical of the same name, which was first produced on the stage at the Saville Theatre, London, on 23 April In the film, Cliff Richard and the Directed by: Val Guest.

Expresso Bongo. Responsibility: from an original story by Wolf Mankowitz. Book by Wolf Mankowitz and Julian More, music by David Heneker and Monty Norman. Lyrics by Julian More, David Heneker and Monty Norman. Published on Feb 5, From the film - Expresso Bongo, () directed by Val Guest.

Cliff Richard performs the song "Love" which was composed by Norrie Paramor and Bunny Lewis. Featuring Tony. Thomas Yoseloff, Publisher; New York; Plays: The Bespoke Overcoat & It Should Happen to a Dog. 8vo size clothbound hardcover; pages.

Sunned and bumped head and heel of spine. Many DVDs also have a specific format by Rating: % positive. BONUS: A beautifully printed and illustrated 30 page booklet, with a new writings by Andrew Roberts, Vic Pratt and Steve Chibnall, and full film credits.

First the essay “EXPRESSO BONGO” was written by Film Historian Andrew Roberts/5(52). Expresso Bongo () Plot. Showing all 2 items Jump to: Summaries (2) Summaries.

Johnny Jackson, a sleazy talent agent, discovers teenager Bert Rudge singing in a coffee house. Despite Bert's protestation that he really is only interested in playing bongos, Johnny starts him on the road to stardom. The deal they cut, however, is highly.

Cliff Richard was at the height of his first wave of popularity as "The British Elvis" when Expresso Bongo was released, leading to a great deal of speculation about how closely it mirrored his Reviews: 3.

Despite selling enough copies to be #1 on the RR EP chart in March, Expresso Bongo's sales had declined so that it wasn't on the NME Top 30 by that stage.

So the answer is that it made no difference at all as chart eligibility rules were different, and sales had already peaked.

- Expresso Bongo Colin Hicks Hy Hazell Griffith Jones "Expresso Bongo" Book: Wolf Mankowitz & Julian More Music: David Heneker & Monty Norman Expresso Bongo" Book: Wolf Mankowitz & Julian More Music: David Heneker & Monty Norman Lyrics: Julian More, David Heneker & Monty Norman Streatham Hill Theatre, London SW16 23rd February Views:   Books.

Books See all Books. Book Reviews Cliff Richard in Expresso Bongo (, out of print) — The most successful of several British Elvis clones (remember Billy Fury or Dave Berry Author: Steve Simels.

Expresso Bongo REVIEW BY Janet Mawdesley Septemam In this fully re-mastered release of Expresso Bongo we step back to a time when making movies was still a developing industry, black and white was more of an option than colour and sometimes the sound tracks did not quite match up to the speech patterns.

" In those pre-hip-expresso-bongo days, Stanley's was the nearest thing to a Left Bank we had out there," writer Budd Schulberg recalled in Writing in America: The Four Seasons of Success.

"The. Expresso Bongo and Two Other Stories (Make Me an Offer & A Kid for Two Farthings) Mankowitz, Wolf Published by London: The Harborough Publishing Co. (Ace Books H) First UK Paperback Printing ().‘EXPRESSO BONGO’ was a major hit when it was released in the UK in With Cliff Richards’s continuing rising success in the music world it prompted a re-release of the film inthough with slight differences.

First and foremost, the musical sequences that didn’t feature Cliff Richards were cut out entirely and some alternate /5(55).Expresso Bongo Trio. 50 likes. Motown Soul Funk Jazz Pop Rock Ideal for smaller venues, events where volume is an issue or for those who just want it a little laid ers: