FromAll in the Familyto Modern Family, from Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts to American Idol, from Edward R. Murrow to Bill O'Reilly...There were 18 daytime soap operas on the air in 1970-71; now there are six...Gone are anthology series like Playhouse 90, The General Electric Theater and Philco Television Playhouse, showcasing the work of brilliant theatrical playwrights, directors and actors mostly on CBS and NBC; current big-name series, theatrical events and miniseries like Boardwalk Empire, Mad Men and the Pacific are mostly on cable or Pay-cable channels like AMC, HBO and Showtime. And then there's PBS - thank goodness!
The time and day for this study group varies throughout the year. Check the calendar for the next time and place it will be offered.
Study Group Leaders Linda Susman and Carole Metzger