Curtain Going Up, 1960


Creator: Donald O. Buell
Subjects: Art, People, Faculty, East Lansing
Description: MSU Drama Professor Donald O. Buell discusses Broadway productions from the 1959-60 season on his own theater review program, "Curtain Going Up". Buell inaugurated the radio program at MSU in 1938, and it continued until it developed into a half-hour television show on Michigan State's television station WMSB in 1954. This National Association of Educational Broadcasters (NAEB) production with announcer Gordon Gainer was the final broadcast of "Curtain Going Up" - Buell died at his home in East Lansing on June 8, 1960, at the age of 53.
Date: 1960
Format: Audio/mp3
Original Format: Open reel audio tape
Resource Identifier: A007580
Collection Number: UA 3.3.5 Broadcasting Services Records
Language: English
Rights Management: Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by Michigan State University and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.
Contributing Institution: University Archives & Historical Collections
Contributor: MSU Archives and Historical Collections
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