A Royal Celebration Of Youth

Recorded on 8 December 1985 and broadcast on 1 January 1986

In this all star spectacular concert to mark the end of International Year Of Youth, Lena performs Barry Manilow's "All The Time", followed by a cover of the Donna Summer hit "She Works Hard For The Money".

Backstage, after the end of the concert, she shakes hands with Queen Elizabeth II, who was in attendance.


Cilla Black
Chris Bonington
Rory Bremner
Geoff Capes
Bobby Charlton
Sebastian Coe
John Dankworth
Bobby Davro
Anne Diamond
Geraint Evans
Tim Flavin
Clare Francis
David Frost
Katherine Healy
Emma Johnson
Brian Johnston
Nik Kershaw
Bonnie Langford
Vera Lynn
Alicia Markova
The National Youth Jazz Orchestra
Andrew O'Connor
Tom O'Connor
Brian Rogers Dancers
Five Star
Jimmy Tarbuck
Lena Zavaroni
Voice of John Dunn


Choreography: Brian Rogers
Music Director: Robert Hartley
Director: Graham Wetherell
Produce: Ian Bolt
Executive Producer: Vernon Lawrence
Production Company: Yorkshire Television
Transmission Company: Thames Television

The Times

9 December 1985; pg. 18; Issue 62316.