Screen director's playhouse

Screen director's playhouse

Dates: 2012

Contains recordings of the Screen Director's Playhouse radio program which ran from January 1949 through September 1951 on the NBC radio network. The programs were adaptations of noted motion pictures. The film directors served as guest hosts and spoke briefly about the program. Principal cast members of the motion pictures reprised their roles in the radio programs.

  • Extent: 1 sound disc (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: National Broadcasting Company
  • Call Number: MSS 8106
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Arts & Communications Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Screen Director's Playhouse papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
One DVD disk containing MP3 audio files.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 8106; Screen Director's Playhouse papers; Arts & Communications Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 8106, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Onesmedia, 2012.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Onesmedia; August 15, 2012.
Subject Terms
Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Motion pictures; Performing Arts; Radio plays, American
Genre / Form
Screen director's playhouse (Radio program)
Processing Information
Processed; John N. Gillespie; 2012.
Appraisal Information
Arts and Communications.
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Finding Aid Title
Screen Director's Playhouse papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by John N. Gillespie
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-10-20T04:29-0600
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Administrative History

National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American television broadcasting network. Established as a radio broadcaster in 1926, NBC began television broadcasts in 1938.

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Ben Harry
Curator - Arts & Communications Archives