The show was initially live, but starting in the summer of 1953 filmed episodes were broadcast infrequently. All broadcasts in the summer of 1954 were filmed, and about half of the broadcasts in the 1954-55 season were filmed. Staring in the fall of 1956, all of the shows were filmed.

From October 1951 to April 1952, the show was 60 minutes long.

In April 1952, and continuing until October 1955, the show was cut from an hour to 30 minutes and was broadcast on Friday nights between 9:00 and 9:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

Beginning in October 1955, until the last episode in March 1959, the show was broadcast on Friday nights between 9:30 and 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

This show was sponsored by the Joseph Schlitz Brewing Company and broadcast on CBS.

Between October 1951 and March 1952, the show was broadcast for one hour on Friday nights between 9:00 and 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

From September 1958 to June 1959, this show alternated with Lux Playhouse (1958) in the Friday 9:30 to 10:00 p.m. time slot.

In addition to live performances and filmed productions made specifically for this series, like other anthology series, it also aired pilot episodes for proposed new series.