The program has three segments: (1) "The Horn Blows at Midnight" (adaptation of the 1945 Jack Benny comedy film), (2) "Introduction to William Shakespeare" (talk on the Shakespearean theater), (3) "The California Condor" (showing of excerpts from a 1953 film dealing with this rare bird).
Did You Know?
The series was broadcast live, but a kinescope copy of this episode survived. See more
At the start of the cab ride scene, the rear-projection is static. See more
How old are you?
Well, I'm three-hundred and fifty-seven.
Three-hundred and fifty-seven?
Yes, of course, I tell everybody up there that I'm three-hundred and thirty-nine.
References The Jack Benny Program
Dancing in the Dark
Written by Arthur Schwartz
(uncredited) and Howard Dietz
Performed by Mahlon Merrick
and his Orchestra See more