Gay Morning America Season 2, Show 14 (1985-01-16)

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Gay Morning America Season 2, Show 14 (1985-01-16)

Description

(00:08) Opening credits: George Sardi, Johnny Savoy, Johnny Pool, Lord Byron, Leslie Irons, and Jerry Fitzpatrick, with special guests "Fascinatin Gershwin" (A Gershwin Revue), Lorenzo De Palma, and John Knight;
(00:58) George Sardi opening monologue;
(02:08) the Gershwin revue group "Fascinatin Gershwin" introduces themselves (performers Victoria Cassella, Sarah Woolenhouse, Michael Maratta, Billy Vergara, pianist Gerry Diefenbach, and credits choreographer Arthur D'Alessio and director Robert [Bobby] Cacioppo);
(02:38) Performance by Fascinatin Gershwin;
(13:37) Sponsored message from Peeches 3;
(13:41) George Sardi introduces John Knight, president of the North America Gay Volleyball Association;
(14:15) Jerry Fitzpatrick interviews John Knight about NAGVA during his sports segment;
(19:54) Sponsored message from Follies cinema;
(21:10) Johnny Savoy with the community news;
(24:20) Sponsored message from The Monster bar;
(25:30) George Sardi reads from Connections, New York City's gay newspaper and introduced Johnny Pool;
(26:49) Cooking segment with Johnny Pool, where he demonstrates a recipe for "Hot Chicken Toddy" and answers reader questions;
(33:05) Sponsored message from Big Wok restaurant;
(32:22) George Sardi remembers Lynne Carter, entertainer and drag performer, who passed away January 11, 1985;
(35:44) Tribute to Lynne Carter clip, originally aired on the TV Series Emerald City, in 1978;
(39:08) George Sardi discusses SAGE and the "Gayellow Pages";
(40:55) Lord Byron interviews Lorenzo de Palma, discussing exercise and workout routines, de Palma's modeling career, and his acting aspirations;
(53:00) Commercial for Waverly Waverly bar and restaurant;
(54:03) George Sardi and Johnny Savoy final comments and closing monolgue;
(56:32) Closing credits;
(57:17) Commercials

Type

Moving Image

Date

1985-01-16

Extent

01:02:27

Annotation

Handwriting, in red pencil: "#19", and in black ink: "Gay Morning America / #14 Sardi-Savoy / Knight-Gershwin-Stallion / 58:00 Color Master"

Language

English

Creator

A Sardi/Savoy Production

Creator Role

Producer

Provenance

Gift of George Sardi

Publisher

The Center

Coverage

New York (N.Y.)

Physical Format

U-matic Videotape

Digital Format

MP4

File Size

4 GB

Digitization Date

2020-10-13

Bibliographic Citation

Gay Morning America Season 2, Show 14 (1985/01/16), The Gay Center Audio/Visual Collections, [access date], http://gaycenter.prattsi.org/s/av/item/158.

Rights

Copyright held by The Center. No names may be published unless (1) the persons are publicly known as gay, or (2) their permission has been obtained, or (3) they are deceased. Restrictions are only in regards to publication; any researcher may view or copy any document in the collection.

Notes

Tape #19

Subject

Variety Shows (Television Programs)
Public-access Television
Gay community
New York City (N.Y.)

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Gay Morning America Excerpt: Tribute to Lynne Carter Moving Image

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