This live series featured adaptations of other works (novels, plays, et cetera) plus original works for the show. It was primarily dramas, but a few musicals also were presented. The show ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Luis Van Rooten ...  Bernstein / ... 5 episodes, 1955-1957
Loïs Bolton ...  Agnes / ... 4 episodes, 1956-1957
...  Doc Jones / ... 4 episodes, 1956-1957
Robert Dryden ...  Co-pilot / ... 4 episodes, 1956
...  Father / ... 3 episodes, 1955-1957
...  Doug Hallock / ... 3 episodes, 1955-1957
...  Michael Francis Dixon / ... 3 episodes, 1955-1956
...  Angelica / ... 3 episodes, 1955-1956
...  Grace Barre / ... 3 episodes, 1956-1957
...  Ralph Grimes / ... 3 episodes, 1956-1957
Virginia Kaye ...  Dorothy Parsons / ... 3 episodes, 1956-1957
...  Bridagiere / ... 3 episodes, 1956-1957
Vivian Nathan ...  Farmer Mother / ... 3 episodes, 1956-1957
...  Bert Palmer / ... 3 episodes, 1956-1957
...  Clara Carr / ... 3 episodes, 1956-1957
...  Fisherman Father / ... 3 episodes, 1956
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This live series featured adaptations of other works (novels, plays, et cetera) plus original works for the show. It was primarily dramas, but a few musicals also were presented. The show is considered one of the major drama series during The Golden Age of Television. Up through episode 1.8, the show alternated with "The Goodyear Theatre" and "The Philco Television Playhouse"; beginning with episode 1.9 to the end of the series in 1957, the show alternated with "The Goodyear Theatre". Written by Jack McKillop <jack-mckillop@worldnet.att.net>

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Season two, episode seven, "The Stingiest Man in Town", was a musical adaptation of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" with Basil Rathbone singing. See more »

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Followed by Alcoa Theatre (1957) See more »

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