Up in One (1979). Musical revue (Special). Conceived by Peter Allen
and Craig Zadan. Music by Peter Allen. Additional musical material by Adrienne Anderson, Jeff Barry, Marvin Hamlisch
, Marsha Malamet, Dean Pitchford and Carole Bayer Sager
. Additional material by Bruce Vilanch
. Musical Director: Marc Shaiman...
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"Musicals have clearly gotten more physical. You never saw Ethel Merman
doing step aerobics. The real culprit in all this is not even the costume designer but the choreographer, that malicious spawn of Gwen Verdon
and Satan." -- commenting on his strenuous undertaking in the tour of "Hairspray".
Hefty, quipping, American gag writer who turned celebrity after becoming a wisecracking regular on the revamped
game show (located next to Whoopi Goldberg
in the left-center square).
Wild, blonde-gray locks, thick red glasses and gay-suggestive tee-shirts