Waiting for Godot in New Jersey

Feature

Friday, February 27, 2009

The Lillian Booth Home in Englewood, New Jersey is a retirement home for former entertainers. Studio 360 met some residents that are not done performing. Produced by Pejk Malinovski with Lu Olkowski and Nick Heling.

    Music Playlist
  1. Tired Teddy Bear
    Artist: Raymond Scott & Bernard Hanighen
    Album: Raymond Scott and His Orchestra
    Label: MGM
  2. Merry Widow Waltz
    Artist: National Symphony Orchestra
    Album: John Owen Edwards
    Label: Jay Records
  3. Moonglow
    Artist: Benny Goodman Quartet
    Album: The Original Benny Goodman Trio and Quartet Sessions, Vol. 1 After You’ve Gone

Contributors:

Nick Heling, Pejk Malinovski and Lu Olkowski

Comments [6]

Albert Lee

I too request, with vigor, that you consider having Mr Story and Mr. Reed read the play in its entirety. I will put it on my calendar!

Rgds, Albert Lee, Prov. RI

Mar. 03 2009 05:10 PM
Echo Heron from San Francisco/Sarasota

What an amazing piece - you have captured something in these people that grabs us by the heartstrings.
Mr. Reed and Mr. Story really do need to record Waiting for Godot for radio...they still have "it" - wonderful actors.
Adene O'Kelly, too. Excellent. Thank you so much,
Echo

Mar. 01 2009 06:59 PM
Pejk Malinovski from New York

Hey Cynthia,

It is the "The Merry Widow Waltz” from Franz Lehar’s opera The Merry Widow.

Thanks for listening!

Feb. 28 2009 05:56 PM
Cynthia Innis from Haverford, PA

What is the name of the waltz that is hummed at the end of waiting for Godot in NJ?
Thanks!

Feb. 28 2009 04:43 PM
Claire from Brooklyn, NY

What a beautiful story. Just, wow.

Feb. 28 2009 11:44 AM
nancy from NYC

Please, Please have Mr. Story and Mr. Reed record Waiting For Godot as a radio play and air it. P L E A S E.
How great to hear the tiny bit in your piece. M O R E!

Thank You - Nancy

Feb. 28 2009 10:38 AM

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