Danny Kaye

Stanislavsky song lyrics - performed by Danny Kaye on his radio show

Stanislavsky

Stanislavsky song lyrics – performed by Danny Kaye on his radio show Who is the world’s greatest actor? And how did I get that way? Who made me a genius, the greatest projector Who ever wore a toupee? Who made me most miserable Hamlet The deadest Romeo who died for his bride? Who made me […]

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The best things happen while you're dancing - sung and danced by Danny Kaye and Vera-Ellen  in White Christmas, words and music by Irving Berlin 

The Best Things Happen While You’re Dancing

The Best Things Happen While You’re Dancing song lyrics The best things happen while you’re dancing – sung and danced by Danny Kaye and Vera-Ellen  in White Christmas, words and music by Irving Berlin 

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Tongue Twisters as recorded by Danny Kaye

Tongue Twisters [Danny Kaye]

Tongue Twisters as recorded by Danny Kaye Tongue Twisters, written by: Adolph Green, Betty Comden, Roger Edens No, not the pellet with the poison – a different set of tongue twisters, as recorded by Danny Kaye Everybody’s heard of Peter Piper And the peck of pickled peppers that he picked That’s such a silly simple […]

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White Christmas (1954) starring Danny Kaye, Bing Crosby

White Christmas

Editorial review of White Christmas (1954) starring Danny Kaye, Bing Crosby, courtesy of Amazon.com  This semi-remake of Holiday Inn (the first movie in which Irving Berlin’s perennial, Oscar-winning holiday anthem was featured) doesn’t have much of a story, but what it does have is choice.  Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, an all-Irving Berlin song score, classy direction by Hollywood […]

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Danny Kaye - King of Jesters

Danny Kaye: King of Jesters

Danny Kaye: King of Jesters by David Koenig Editorial review of Danny Kaye: King of Jesters, courtesy of Amazon.com  You remember the red-haired zany from the holiday favorite White Christmas … the lovable storyteller Hans Christian Andersen … the daydreamer Walter Mitty … the tongue-tied Court Jester … Now step behind the camera during the […]

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Daddy-O I'm gonna teach you some blues - from the Danny Kaye movie, A Song is Born

Daddy-O

Song lyrics to Daddy-O, I’m gonna teach you some blues as performed in A Song is Born Daddy-O, I’m gonna teach you some bluesFrom now on, that’s all you’ll be able to useDo you hear me, Daddy-OI’m gonna teach you some blues

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Merry Andrew - Danny Kaye in the lions' cage

Bongo, Bongo, Bongo lyrics

Lyrics to Bongo, Bongo, Bongo (I don’t wanna leave the Congo) – also known as Civilization as sung by Danny Kaye and the Andrews Sisters — and now known to the current generation from the  Fallout video game

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Danny Kaye as Anatole of Paris

Anatole of Paris

Song lyrics to‚ Anatole of Paris, written by Sylvia Fine, sung by Danny Kaye in‚ The Secret Life of Walter Mitty It all began when I was born a month too soonMy ma was frightened by a runaway saloonPa was forced to be a hoboBecause he played the oboeAnd the oboe it is clearly understoodIs an ill […]

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Pinocchio (1976), starring Danny Kaye and Sandy Duncan

Pinocchio

Pinocchio (1976), starring Danny Kaye and Sandy Duncan A feature-length musical motion picture of the classic tale about the puppet who becomes a real boy. Danny Kaye plays “Gepetto,” the woodcarver; and Sandy Duncan plays “Pinocchio,” the irrepressible puppet.

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A Song is Born, starring Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo

A Song is Born

Review of A Song is Born, starring Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo  A Song is Born is a very unusual Danny Kaye film. It’s less of a comedy and more of a musical romance.  In no small way, it’s an opportunity for a variety of the leading musicians of the time to perform. These include Tommy […]

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