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Live Television Drama, 1946-1952

Live Television Drama, 1946-1952 (Paperback)

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The "live era" or "golden age"of television drama originating from New York, 1946 through 1951, was an exciting time of creative and commercial accomplishment. This is a complete history and reference guide to the live dramas that aired during those six years. Extensive coverage is given to the NBC anthologies Kraft Television Theatre and Philco Television Playhouse, and the CBS anthologies Ford Theater and Studio One, as well as to "he competitors"--the 28 new anthologies that appeared in the prime time schedule during 1950 and 1951. Appendices comprehensively list the day-by-day program logs for BBC, CBS and NBC dramas from 1946 through 1951.

Film, TV & DramaTelevisionReference & ResearchEncyclopaedias & reference worksReference works Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc Publication Date: 30/11/2000 ISBN-13: 9780786409051  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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William Hawes is a professor at the Jack J. Valenti School of Communication, University of Houston. He has extensive experience in producing, managing and teaching in the fields of radio, film and television, and has written two books on television performing.

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