Hullabaloo (TV series)

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Hullabaloo is an American musical variety series that ran on NBC from January 12, 1965 through April 11, 1966 (with repeats to August 1966).wikipedia
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Shindig!

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Similar to Shindig! it ran in prime time in contrast to ABC's American Bandstand.
Shindig!'s success prompted NBC to air the similar series Hullabaloo starting in January 1965 and other producers to launch syndicated rock music shows like Shivaree and Hollywood A Go-Go.

Elvis (1968 TV program)

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Directed by Steve Binder, who went on to direct If I Can Dream,
Binder had directed the concert film T.A.M.I. Show and worked for NBC on Hullabaloo, as well as for the Petula Clark television special aired by the network.

Jerry Lewis

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A different host presided each week —among these were Sammy Davis, Jr., Jerry Lewis, Gary Lewis, Petula Clark, Paul Anka, Liza Minnelli, Jack Jones, David McCallum and Frankie Avalon—singing a couple of his or her own hits and introducing the different acts.
Lewis directed and appeared on an episode of Ben Casey, an early dramatic role, appeared on The Andy Williams Show and Hullabaloo with his son Gary Lewis.

Petula Clark

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A different host presided each week —among these were Sammy Davis, Jr., Jerry Lewis, Gary Lewis, Petula Clark, Paul Anka, Liza Minnelli, Jack Jones, David McCallum and Frankie Avalon—singing a couple of his or her own hits and introducing the different acts.
Clark's recording successes led to frequent appearances on American variety programmes hosted by Ed Sullivan and Dean Martin, guest shots on Hullabaloo, Shindig! The Kraft Music Hall and The Hollywood Palace and inclusion in musical specials such as The Best on Record and Rodgers and Hart Today.

Jackie Wilson

Chart-topping acts who performed on the show included James Brown, Jackie Wilson, Dionne Warwick, Gary Lewis and the Playboys, The Lovin' Spoonful, The Rolling Stones, The Yardbirds, Sonny & Cher, the Supremes, Herman's Hermits, The Animals, Roy Orbison and Marianne Faithfull.
Jackie Wilson was a regular on TV, making regular appearances on such shows as The Ed Sullivan Show, American Bandstand, Shindig!, Shivaree and Hullabaloo.

Sonny & Cher

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Chart-topping acts who performed on the show included James Brown, Jackie Wilson, Dionne Warwick, Gary Lewis and the Playboys, The Lovin' Spoonful, The Rolling Stones, The Yardbirds, Sonny & Cher, the Supremes, Herman's Hermits, The Animals, Roy Orbison and Marianne Faithfull.
The couple soon appeared on many of the top television shows of the era including The Ed Sullivan Show, American Bandstand, Where The Action Is, Hollywood A Go-Go, Hollywood Palace, Hullabaloo, Beat Club, Shindig!, Ready Steady Go! and Top of the Pops.

The Supremes

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Chart-topping acts who performed on the show included James Brown, Jackie Wilson, Dionne Warwick, Gary Lewis and the Playboys, The Lovin' Spoonful, The Rolling Stones, The Yardbirds, Sonny & Cher, the Supremes, Herman's Hermits, The Animals, Roy Orbison and Marianne Faithfull.
The group became extremely popular both domestically and abroad, becoming one of the first black musical acts to appear regularly on television programs such as Hullabaloo, The Hollywood Palace, The Della Reese Show, and, most notably, The Ed Sullivan Show, on which they made 17 appearances.

Peppiatt and Aylesworth

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Peppiatt and Aylesworth were the writers.
They came to the US in the late 1950s and wrote, created or produced countless programs, such as; The Judy Garland Show, The Jonathan Winters Show, Hullabaloo, The ABC Comedy Hour, Steve Allen Show, The Sonny & Cher Show, Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall The Julie Andrews Hour, The Harlem Globetrotters Popcorn Machine, and specials for Andy Williams, Frank Sinatra, Jackie Gleason, Don Knotts, John Wayne, Shields and Yarnell, Jimmy Durante, Bing Crosby, and others.

David Winters (choreographer)

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The show was choreographed by David Winters, who selected and choreographed the Hullabaloo Dancers, a team of four men and six women who appeared on a regular basis.
He was frequently seen on television with his troupe David Winters Dancers in various variety shows most notably Hullabaloo where he was the first to choreograph the Watusi, originated the Freddy, and popularized several dances in the 1960s.

Peter Matz

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Peter Matz, later of The Carol Burnett Show, was the orchestra leader.
Matz was the orchestra leader on Hullabaloo from January 1965 to August 1966.

Jack Jones (singer)

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A different host presided each week —among these were Sammy Davis, Jr., Jerry Lewis, Gary Lewis, Petula Clark, Paul Anka, Liza Minnelli, Jack Jones, David McCallum and Frankie Avalon—singing a couple of his or her own hits and introducing the different acts.
He twice hosted NBC's top-rated rock and roll series Hullabaloo, and was featured in two prime-time specials, Jack Jones on the Move (1966) and The Jack Jones Special (1974).

David McCallum

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A different host presided each week —among these were Sammy Davis, Jr., Jerry Lewis, Gary Lewis, Petula Clark, Paul Anka, Liza Minnelli, Jack Jones, David McCallum and Frankie Avalon—singing a couple of his or her own hits and introducing the different acts.

Gary Lewis & the Playboys

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Chart-topping acts who performed on the show included James Brown, Jackie Wilson, Dionne Warwick, Gary Lewis and the Playboys, The Lovin' Spoonful, The Rolling Stones, The Yardbirds, Sonny & Cher, the Supremes, Herman's Hermits, The Animals, Roy Orbison and Marianne Faithfull.
In addition to The Ed Sullivan Show, he appeared on American Bandstand, Shindig!, Hullabaloo, The Sally Jessy Raphaël show, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, The Mike Douglas Show, Nashville Now and Wolfman Jack.

Lada St. Edmund

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Another female dancer, model/actress Lada Edmund Jr. (known today as Lada St. Edmund, who currently resides in New Jersey) was best known as one of the caged "go-go girl" dancers in the "Hullabaloo A-Go-Go" segment near the closing sequence of the show.
St. Edmund became a popular nationally known go-go dancer on the 1965–1966 NBC-TV rock music series Hullabaloo.

Michael Bennett (theater)

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Two of them, Michael Bennett and Donna McKechnie, went on to achieve considerable fame on Broadway.
In the mid-1960s he was a featured dancer on the NBC pop music series Hullabaloo, where he met fellow dancer Donna McKechnie.

Brian Epstein

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Many early episodes included black and white segments taped in the UK and hosted by Brian Epstein.
He also hosted a regular part of the US television show Hullabaloo, filming his appearances in the UK.

Donna McKechnie

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Two of them, Michael Bennett and Donna McKechnie, went on to achieve considerable fame on Broadway.
A stint in a Philadelphia production of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (as Philia) was followed by the NBC music series Hullabaloo, on which she was a featured dancer.

Suzanne Charny

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Dancer Suzanne Charney also had some degree of fame on Broadway as the lead frug dancer in Sweet Charity, reprising her role in the 1969 film as well.
Charny's first big break came in early 1965, when she was cast as one of the featured dancers in the weekly NBC musical variety series Hullabaloo, which aired until spring of 1966.

Patrick Adiarte

Dancer Patrick Adiarte, who also attempted to launch a solo singing career on the series, went on to play Ho-Jon in the television series M*A*S*H.
He was a regular dancer on Hullabaloo.

NBC Studios (New York City)

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Some of the programs in the series were videotaped at NBC Studios in Burbank, California.

Midwood, Brooklyn

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Most were taped in New York City either at NBC's Studio 8H (built for Arturo Toscanini and the NBC Symphony Orchestra and which would later house Saturday Night Live), or in NBC's color studio in the Midwood section of Brooklyn.
In 1965–66, the studios were also home to Hullabaloo, a popular weekly NBC prime-time musical variety series, produced by Gary Smith and Dwight Hemion (Smith being best known for producing Barbra Streisand TV specials).

Johnny Holliday

On television, Holliday was the announcer of the NBC musical variety shows Hullabaloo and The Roger Miller Show in 1966.

Green Door

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The show was featured in the 2019 film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, with actor Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) appearing as a guest, singing the 1956 song "Green Door".
It was also featured in Quentin Tarantino’s 2019 film, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, sung by the fictional actor Rick Dalton during a segment on Hullaballoo.

Frank Peppiatt

In addition to Hee Haw, Peppiatt and Aylesworth teamed up to write or produce Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall, The Judy Garland Show, Frank Sinatra: A Man and His Music, The ABC Comedy Hour, The Julie Andrews Hour, and Hullabaloo.

Variety show

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Hullabaloo is an American musical variety series that ran on NBC from January 12, 1965 through April 11, 1966 (with repeats to August 1966).