CTVA UK - "ABC ArmchairTheatre" (ITV) Season 1 (1956-57)

CTVA US   -  The Classic TV Archive  -  CTVA UK
UK Taped/Live Drama series

ITV Play of the Week (1955-67)  -  ITV Television Playhouse (1956-67)   -  ITV Playhouse (1967-83)
ABC Armchair Theatre (1956-68)     ATV Theatre 70 (1960) / Drama '61 -'67 (1960-67)
<Previous      "ABC Armchair Theatre"         Next>
(Mainly 60 min. Plays)
Season 1 (ITV) (1956-57)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
references:
TV Times / The Viewer / BFI / ITN
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
>
 ############ ABC Armchair Theatre ############
############### pilot episodes ##############
##############################################


[--] ABC Armchair Theatre: THE OUTSIDER (1st pilot)
8Jul56
starring
David Kossoff
Adrienne Corri

[--] THE HANDSHAKE/ BID FOR FAME (2nd pilot)
12Aug56

############ ABC Armchair Theatre ############
############## season 1 1956-57 ##############
##############################################
ITV  Sundays

[01] ABC Armchair Theatre: TEARS IN THE WIND (live)
16Sep56
based on Andre Gide's 'Symphonie Pastorale'
Written by Millicent George
Directed by Dennis Vance
staring
Joan Greenwood
Andre Morell
Barbara Mullen
Ian Bannen

[--] FLASH POINT
23Sep56

[--] BLACK LIMELIGHT
30Sep56

[--] ABC Armchair Theatre: THE HOLLOW CROWN (90 min)
07Oct1956
Cast:
Ronald Lewis
Margaretta Scott
Drama. When their is a coup, a King faces an uncertain future.


[--] IT'S AN ILL WIND
14Oct56

[--] THE MOTHER
28Oct56

[--] THE COMMON MAN
11Nov56


[--] THE RIGHT THING
25Nov56

[--] THE FACE OF A STRANGER
02Dec56

[--] THE SAME SKY
09Dec56

[--] THREE O'CLOCK DEADLINE / THE GREAT HEALER ???
16Dec56

[--] MISS JULIE
23Dec56

[--] RING OUT THE OLD
30Dec56

[--] MICHAEL AND MARY
13Jan57

[--] THE NECKLACE
20Jan57

[--] THE LAST FLIGHT
27Jan57

[--] QUAY SOUTH
03Feb57

[--] IT THIS BE TREASON
10Feb57

[--] THE KING OF ICELAND
17Feb57

[--] THE WITNESS
24Feb57

[--] THIS WAS A WOMAN
10Mar57

[--] THE CASK OF AMONTILLADO
17Mar57

[--] CATCH A FALLING STAR
24Mar57

[--] HILDA MORGAN
07Apr57

[--] THE CONSTANT STRANGER
14Apr57

[--] AUTUMN
21Apr57

[--] THE HEIRESS
05May57

[--] RAPPAPORT ALWAYS PAYS
12May57

[--] POSSESSION
19May57

[--] DEAR MURDERER
02Jun57

[--] ABC Armchair Theatre: ESCAPE TO HAPPINESS aka INTERMEZZO
09Jun57
Director: Dennis Vance
Cast:
Ronald Howard
Adelaide Vandermoost
Drama about a violinist who falls in love.

[--] START FROM SCRATCH
16Jun57

[--] ABC Armchair Theatre: IT PAYS TO ADVERTISE
30Jun57 ITV Sun
Cast:
Catherine Boyle (TV Times Cover)



[--] THE WHITEHEADED BOY
14Jul57


[--] WHILE PARENTS SLEEP
28Jul57


[--] BED, BOARD AND ROMANCE
11Aug57

[--] THE WOMEN HAVE THEIR WAY
25Aug57


########### ABC Armchair Theatre #############
############# end of season 1 ################
##############################################

Have you any comments, corrections, episode titles, air dates, production numbers, directors, writers, story/synopsis, guest stars, cast lists, etc?
Have you any old videos, or tv guides? Dust them off and let us know if you have any information on this series or any other tv series from the
Golden Age of TV, which is missing from any episode guides on the web. Perhaps a certain episode of a particular series coincided with a key
moment in your life, or in world events - and or has left a vivid memory of when it was shown. Let us know. Would you like to see any other
tv series guides on this site? If so please e-mail The Classic TV Archive - see Feedback below.
This guide may be distributed and copied freely, in its entirety, for personal use. All original author and copyright information must
remain intact. Any sales or other uses of this document are expressly forbidden, without the specific consent of the author(s).
Copyright The Classic TV Archive. All rights reserved.

Return to The Classic TV Archive Home Page
Feedback