Tuesday, 3 May 2011

The Party's Over...

Betty Comden
Betty Comden

On this miserable Tuesday as we all head back to work after a magnificently long break, and on this, the 105th anniversary of the birth of the fabulous songwriter Betty Comden (who (with Adolph Green) was behind some classic musicals including Singin' In The Rain, On The Town, The Band Wagon, Wonderful Town and Bells Are Ringing), let us commiserate with a most appropriate number from Miss Comden's extensive songbook...



Betty Comden on Wikipedia

3 comments:

  1. Love this song - David James (drag queen obv.) sang this on the last night of running the Old Ship back when the pub was a must visit venue - everyone had tears in their eyes until they announced the bar would be free for the rest of the night.

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  2. Typically disloyal queens, when there's free booze involved! Jx

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  3. I'd already drunk too much and had switched to water by the time the bar became free - the Gin I missed out on :)

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