Ending its critically acclaimed, Emmy-nominated CBS-TV run after just one season (1963-64), the show's 26 episodes are revered by many today as the beloved entertainer's finest work.
Joining Judy in this star-studded, two-episode set are "the undisputed First Lady of the musical comedy stage," actress and singer Ethel Merman; treasured comedian, actor, author and playwright Shelley Berman; dancer and choreographer Peter Gennaro; celebrated crooner Vic Damone, who had "the best pipes in the business" according to Frank Sinatra; Tony Award-winning actress/singer/dancer Chita Rivera, Broadway's original Anita in West Side Story; comedy actor Louis Nye, who appeared on dozens of shows over his 40+ year career; and versatile showman Ken Murray.
Features selections from West Side Story, Gypsy, Porgy and Bess, Anything Goes, Brigadoon, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying and more.
This package features two classic episodes of CBS's one-season musical variety program THE JUDY GARLAND SHOW (1963-4), both presented full and uncut as they originally aired. These particular episodes feature such guest stars as dancer Peter Gennaro, crooner Vic Damone, actor and playwright Shelley Berman and singer-actor Ethel Merman. The programs find Judy and her guests performing selections from such musicals as Anything Goes, West Side Story and Gypsy. Both episodes are presented remastered from the original elements with digitally remixed 5.1 surround sound.