The Hollywood Palace(1962 - 1970)
ABC TV Network Saturday Nights 1962-1970. A variety show featuring well known performers and top variety acts..taped before a live audience at the former El Capitan TV Theater. Hosted by a guest performer.
The Celebrity Parade For United Cerbral Palsy(1951 - 1977)
Local:WJZ TV Ch.7 NYC December,1951-1954/WOR TV Ch.9 NYC 1955-1977 Hosts:Jane Pickens,Dennis James,Herb Sheldon,Steve Lawrence Edie Gorme',Morty Gunty and Paul Anka.These telethons were staged to help raise funds and awareness of the needs of those persons..who are physically disabled by Ceribral P...
The Magic Land Of Alakazam(1960 - 1964)
CBS/ABC TV Networks Saturday mornings October,1960-1965 Hosts/Performers:Mark Wilson,Nani Darnell,Mike Wilson,"Rebo The Clown"(Bev Bergeron),"The King Of Alakazam"(Bob Tower),"Mr.Perriwinkle"(Chuck Burnes).
Birthday House(1963 - 1967)
Local:WNBC TV Ch.4 NYC/Syndicated:Monday-Saturday mornings:Monday April 1,1963-Friday September 8,1967. Hosts/Performers/Instructors:Paul & Ruth Tripp.Regulars:Jan Lara & Kay Lande,Puppeteer and comedy assistant:Tom Tichenor.
Mr.I.Magination(1949 - 1952)
CBS TV Network Sunday evenings and Saturday Mornings:Sunday April 24,1949-Saturday June 28,1952 Hosts/Performers/Instructors:"Mr.I"(Paul Tripp),Ruth Enders Tripp.Regulars:Joe Silver,Ted Tiller,Ruth White,Donnie Devlin,Simon Oakland,Walter Matthau,Richard Boone.
Rootie Tootie Club/Rootie Kazootie Club(1950 - 1954)
NBC TV/ABC TV weekday evenings and saturday mornings Saturday October 14,1950-Friday May 16,1954 Host/Performer:"Big Todd"Russell.Comedy assistant:"Mr.Deetle Dootle"(John Schoepperle).Puppeteers:Paul Ashley and Frank Milano.Asistant puppeteers:Chuck McCann and Gus Allegretti. Puppet voices:Naomi Lew...
Super Serial/Serial Theater(1959 - 1959)
Local:WNTA TV Ch.13 Newark,N.J./NYC Weekday evenings Monday January 19,1959-Friday March 27,1959 Hosts/Performers:Al Hodge(1/19/1959-2/6/1959),Eric Page(2/9/1959-3/27/1959)
Chuck McCann's Fun Stuff(1989 - 1989)
Local:KHJ TV Ch.9 Los Angeles,Ca. Weekday Mornings Monday September 18,1989-Friday October 13,1989 Host/Performer/Puppeteer:Chuck McCann,comedy assistant/Puppeteer:Barry Thompson
The Three Stooges Show(1964 - 1970)
Local:WPIX TV Ch.11 NYC weekday evenings and afternoons Monday January 6,1964-Friday May 7,1970 Hosts/Performers:John Zacherley("The Cool Ghoul":1/6/1964-1/31/1964)& "Officer Joe"Bolton(2/3/1964-5/7/1970)
Weekend With The Stars/Starathon(1978 - 1998)
Local:WOR/WWOR TV Ch.9 NYC/Seacaucus,N.J. December 30,-December,31,1978-1998 Hosts:Jane Pickens,Dennis James,Steve Lawrence,Edie Gorme',Morty Gunty,William B.Williams,Paul Anka and Florence Henderson. During the New Year's Weekend of 1978..The Ceribral Palsy Telethon went network and the show mov...