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Season 33, Episode 9 'South Pacific' in Concert from Carnegie Hall

First Aired: April 26, 2006

“ 'South Pacific' in Concert from Carnegie Hall.” Reba McEntire and Brian Stokes Mitchell delightfully play the naive Navy nurse and worldly French planter who fall in love in Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic, set during World War II. Luther Billis: Alec Baldwin. Lt. Cable: Jason Danieley. Bloody Mary: Lillias White. Songs include “Some Enchanted Evening,” “A Wonderful Guy,” “Younger Than Springtime” and “Bali Ha'i.” Paul Gemignani conducts the Orchestra of St. Luke's. Taped June 9, 2005.

Guest Cast

Brian Stokes Mitchell Emile de Becque
Reba McEntire Ens. Nellie Forbush
Alec Baldwin Luther Billis
Dylan Baker Cdr. William Harbison

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  • Premiered: November 4, 1972
  • Rating: TV-PG
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