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Season 1 (NBC) (Summer 1956)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
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############ The Steve Allen Show ############
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NBC Sundays 8:00-9:00pm Eastern - From New York
(against "The Ed Sullivan Show" season 8 on CBS)

1.1 [--] The Steve Allen Show: Premier
24 June 1956 NBC Sun
Hosted by Steve Allen / Announcer: Gene Rayburn / Conductor: Skitch Henderson
Guests:
Sammy Davis Jr. , Bob Hope, Jerry Lewis, Kim Novak, Vincent Price, Dane Clark, Wally Cox
Rod Alexander (Dancer), Bambi Linn (Dancer)

1.2 [--] The Steve Allen Show: Hosted by Steve Allen / Announcer: Gene Rayburn / Conductor: Skitch Henderson
1 July 1956 NBC Sun
Episode features include Elvis Presley, wearing a tuxedo and singing "Hound Dog" to a mournful basset hound;
Andy Griffith explaining Shakespeare's Hamlet in a comedy monologue; Imogene Coca starring in a skit where
she tries to tell her husband she's pregnant; Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme doing an opera spoof while
wearing viking costumes and Imogene Coca, Andy Griffith and Elvis Presley doing a spoof of country music
television programs.
Guests:
Elvis Presley & The Jordanaires
Andy Griffith
Imogene Coca
Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gormé
(Singers)

1.3 [--] The Steve Allen Show: Hosted by Steve Allen / Announcer: Gene Rayburn / Conductor: Skitch Henderson
8 July 1956 NBC Sun
Don Adams
Sammy Davis Jr.
Jack Palance
Margaret Truman


[--] 15Jul56 - no details

1.4 [--] The Steve Allen Show: Hosted by Steve Allen / Announcer: Gene Rayburn / Conductor: Skitch Henderson
22 July 1956 NBC Sun
Guest Cast:
Count Basie and his Orchestra
The Four Lads (Vocalists)
Buddy Hackett (Comedian)

1.5 [--] The Steve Allen Show: Hosted by Steve Allen / Announcer: Gene Rayburn / Conductor: Skitch Henderson
29 July 1956 NBC Sun
Guest Cast:
Risë Stevens (Singer)
James Mason (Actor/Film Star) / Pamela Mason (Daughter) / Portland Mason (Daughter)
Jan Pierce (Singer)
Roger Ray (Xylophone Comedian)
Eddie Condon and His Dixieland All Stars
Rod Alexander (Dancer), Bambi Linn (Dancer)

1.6 [--] The Steve Allen Show: Hosted by Steve Allen / Announcer: Gene Rayburn / Conductor: Skitch Henderson
5 August 1956 NBC Sun
Guests:
Tony Bennett (Singer)
Carmen Cavallaro (Pianist)
Judy Holliday (Actress)(Film Star)
Louis Jordan & The Tympany Five
321st National Military Drill Team

[--] 12Aug56 NBC Sun - no details

1.7 [--] The Steve Allen Show: Hosted by Steve Allen / Announcer: Gene Rayburn / Conductor: Skitch Henderson
19 August 1956 NBC Sun
Guests:
Frank Sinatra (Singer/Actor)
Julius LaRosa (Singer)
Mamie Van Doren (Singer)
Don Adams (Comedian)
Augie and Margo (Dance Team)

1.8 [--] The Steve Allen Show: ICE CAPADES
26 August 1956 NBC Sun
Hosted by Steve Allen / Announcer: Gene Rayburn / Conductor: Skitch Henderson
Guests:
Andy Williams (Singer), Jaye P. Morgan (Singer)
Buddy Hackett (Comedian)
Gregory Ratoff (Actor/Producer)
The Ice Capades, Bobby Specht (Skater), Rosemarie Henderson (Skater)

1.9 [--] The Steve Allen Show: Hosted by Steve Allen / Announcer: Gene Rayburn / Conductor: Skitch Henderson
2 September 1956 NBC Sun
Guests:
Fats Domino (Singer), Steve Lawrence (Singer), Georgia Gibbs (Singer)
Joe Smith & Charles Dale (Comedians - Smith and Dale)

[--] 9Sep56 NBC Sun - no details

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