Gay Morning America, Season 2, Show 12 (1985-02-01)

Item

Title

Gay Morning America, Season 2, Show 12 (1985-02-01)

Date

1985-02-01

Description

Show order:
(00:00:00) Opening Credits: George Sardi, Johnny Savoy, Johnny Pool, Lord Byron, Leslie Irons, and Jerry Fitzpatrick. Special guests: J.T. Denver and special scenes from Gay Morning America's "famous night" at the Copacabana;
(00:01:29) George Sardi - Opening;
(00:04:25) Johnny Savoy presenting Community News - "Self-Defense is a Scream" seminar at the Gay Community Center, Hotlines!, interview with J.T. Denver, porn star;
(00:10:57) Peeches Three commercial;
(00:12:06) The Follies commercial;
(00:13:31) George Sardi telling jokes;
(00:15:23) Lord Byron - discusses meeting J.T. Denver, morning exercise;
(00:20:05) Gay Morning America invitation for viewers to write-in (address provided: Gay Morning America, C/O Metro-Access Studios, 110 East 23rd Street, New York, N.Y. 10010); (00:20:28) The Monster commercial;
(00:22:04) George Sardi - history lesson on the 30th anniversary of "the completion of the naval reserve officer Thomas J. Keane," who walked every street, avenue and alley of Manhattan, telling puns and jokes;
(00:24:16) Leslie Irons, retelling the strange circumstances around how George Sardi came out and how Irons met Sardi; discusses performances at Waverly Waverly;
(00:30:25) Big Wok Restaurant Row commercial;
(00:31:51) George Sardi - Review of the Gay Engagement Calendar 1985;
(00:33:48) Cocktail Recipes with Johnny Pool - demonstrates how to make a New Year champagne cocktail
(00:39:30) Waverly Waverly commercial;
(00:40:30) The Big Dish commercial;
(00:41:58) George Sardi recommending the Connection, "one of the better newspapers" for the gay population, review of the book the Royal Feud;
(00:44:10) Lord Byron introducing tape of Gay Morning America cast visiting the Copacabana; (00:45:15) Gay Morning America visits the Copacabana;
(00:55:40) George Sardi - "the biggest lies of 1985" and signing off with Lord Byron;
(00:57:21) Closing credits;

Subject

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

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.

Extent

0:58:15

Language

English

Creator

A Sardi/Savoy Production

Provenance

Gift of George Sardi

Publisher

The Center

Coverage

New York (N.Y.)

Digital Format

MP4

Physical Format

U-Matic Videotape

Bibliographic Citation

Gay Morning America, Season 2, Show 12 (1985-02-01), The Gay Center Audio/Visual Collections, [access date], http://gaycenter.prattsi.org/s/av/item/96

Notes

Tape #17

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