Meet Barbra Streisand (April 8, 1966)

David Jacobs interviewed Barbra Streisand for BBC radio in 1966 while she was in London preparing to open the stage version of Funny Girl.

Jacobs has hosted shows on the BBC for decades, including the shows Housewives Choice, BBC Jazz Club, Pick Of The Pops, Melodies For You.

In the excerpts below, Jacobs mentions a song from Passion Flower Hotel, which is “How Much of a Dream Comes True”.

(Pictures below are from Barbra's London press conference, March 20, 1966 — Photos by Terry Fincher)

Streisand in London, 1966

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