Broadway Television Theatre

Broadway Television Theatre is a one-hour syndicated television anthology series produced by WOR-TV in New York City. The series premiered April 14, 1952 and ran for 73 episodes through 1954.[1]

Broadway Television Theatre
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes73
Camera setupSingle-camera
Running time60 minutes
Production company(s)WOR-TV
Picture formatBlack-and-white
Audio formatMono RCA Sound System
Original release14 April 1952 
18 January 1954

Production background

All the episodes were abridged adaptations of Broadway shows and were shot on 35mm film.[2] Its stars included Christopher Plummer, Veronica Lake, Sylvia Sidney, Signe Hasso, Roddy McDowall, Jack Warden, Ruth Warrick, Constance Bennett, Lee Grant, and Bonita Granville.

The list of shows adapted[3] include:

See also


  1. "Broadway Television Theatre". IMDB. Retrieved 7 October 2014.
  2. "Broadway Television Theatre". Retrieved 7 October 2014.
  3. "Broadway Television Theatre". Classic TV Archive. Retrieved 7 October 2014.

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