The show will feature two dream scenes in which Ranger Joe (played by Joe Bev) and Lkie (played by Lorie Kellogg) each talk to Yogi Bear.
"I thought it would be fun to improvised against these recordings Daws made so many years ago," explains Bev, who was a protege of Daws Butler and can do most of Butler's characters.
Mr. Jinks, Huckleberry Hound, Wally Gator and Super Snooper are also heard during the hour, performed by Joe Bev.
The late Greg Burson voiced Yogi Bear after Daws Butler died in 1988. Dan Aykroyd voiced Yogi Bear in the movie.
This Saturday's show will also fearure the first new Our Miss Brooks story since 1959, with Lorie Kellogg taking over the Eve Arden role and Joe Bev as Gale Gordon's Mr. Conklin.
The Comedy-O-Rama Hour is the brainchild of husband and wife team Joe Bevilacqua (Joe Bev) and Lorie Kellogg. The show had a four year successful run on Sirius XM Radio. Since returning, Comedy-O-Rama has attracted such celebrity guests as Rick Overton, Stuart Pankin, Bob Camp, Phil Proctor and Bob Greenberg. Upcoming guests include Denny Dillon, Judy Tentua, Elayne Boosler, Chuck McCann, and Janet Waldo.
Julie Newmar will guest star on May 19th Comedy-O-Rama Hour.
Joe Bevilacqua is the winner of the 2012 New York TANY Award for Excellence in Acting. He has performed at the Improv, Caroline's on Broadway, Catch a Rising Star, the Comic Strip, opened for Uncle Floyd, worked with Al Franken, Shelley Berman, Louis Black and Rick Overton. Joe has also MC'd shows featuring Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Mahr and Gilbert Gottfried. He has been regularly heard on National Public Radio and Sirius-XM Radio. Currently, Joe hosts The Comedy-O-Rama Hour on Cult Radio-Go-Go!
Lorie started her education at the Kansas City Art Institute. There she studied painting, printmaking, photography, commercial design and video. She continued to Graduate School at the California Institute of the Arts where she received her MFA in Film/Video. Lorie is a graphic designer creating websites, logos, newsletters, newspaper & magazine layout, package design, ad design, and edits video & audio. On Comedy-O-Rama, Lorie voices Ranger Lorie, Olive Pitts, Lkie (Sqweeky), Elise, Mrs. Terwilliger, and more.
For more information about Daws Butler go to http://www.dawsbutler.com.
Video of The Comedy-O-Rama Hour with Stuart Pankin, Joe Bev, and Lorie Kellogg: