Mellymania

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201C01A Liverpool Childhood20010731

Don Black presents a six-part series celebrating the colourful life of singer, art expert, author, broadcaster and critic George Melly.

1: `A Liverpool Childhood'.

Radio days, dressing up in drag and `filthy jazz'.

201C02The Stowe Years20010807

Don Black presents a six-part series celebrating the colourful life of singer, art expert, author, broadcaster and critic George Melly.

2: `The Stowe Years'.

Bessie, boys and the black bottom.

201C03Navy Days20010814

Don Black presents a six-part series celebrating the colourful life of singer, art expert, author, broadcaster and critic George Melly.

3: `Navy Days'.

The Surrealist sailor and his adventures in the art world.

201C04The Raving Years20010821

Don Black presents a six-part series celebrating the colourful life of singer, art expert, author, broadcaster and critic George Melly.

4: `The Raving Years'.

Sex, booze and traditional jazz.

201C05Goodbye To All That?20010828

Don Black presents a six-part series celebrating the colourful life of singer, art expert, author, broadcaster and critic George Melly.

5: `Goodbye to all That?' `Retirement', a brief life in the movies and an addiction to applause.

201C06 LASTThe Revival20010904

Don Black presents a six-part series celebrating the colourful life of singer, art expert, author, broadcaster and critic George Melly.

6: `The Revival'.

A star is born? Melly on the telly and septuagenarian showbiz.