Radio: New Shows, Oct. 12, 1953

Stage-Struck (Fri. 8:30 p.m., CBS Radio) is "dedicated to the proposition that the theater, the people in it, the magic world of the stage, are glamorous and exciting to everyone, because, deep down, we're all stage-struck too." Deep down, CBS was also struck by the notion that a lavish, hour-long program crammed with famed Broadway names and excerpts from hit shows could do wonders for radio. Stage-Struck (which is shopping for a sponsor) is an exciting guided tour of backstage Broadway, from casting office to dressing room. On his first assignment, Emcee Mike...

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