NBC University Theater

NBC University Theater is an unusual series that focused on reenacting novels by great authors for college classes. Many accredited American universities such as Washington State College, University of Louisville, and University of Tulsa, used this dramatic series as a supplement to correspondent college courses.

Main Street

A Farewell To Arms

Number One

Noon Wine

Romantic Comedians


Peter Ibbertson

The Purloined Letter

Gullivers Travels

Lord Jim

An American Tragedy

History of Mr Polly

They Stooped to Folly



Of Human Bondage

Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber

A Passage to India

Three Soldiers

After Many a Summer Dies the Swan

Alice in Wonderland

Main Street

The Grapes of Wrath

All the Kings Men

Ministry of Fear

Gullivers Travels

Tom Jones

Pride and Prejudice

Heart of Mid-Lothian

Tales of Edgar Allen Poe

The Pickwick Papers

The Marble Fawn

The History of Henry Esmond

Jane Eyre

Moby Dick

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

The Way of All Flesh

The Mayor of Casterbridge

The Red Badge of Courage

Heart of Darkness

The Age of Innocence

The Ambassadors

Short Happy Life of Francis McComber

A Passage to India

The Ides of March

Goodby Mr Chips

Point of No Return

This Side of Paradise

The Death of a Heart

The Big Sky

The Crusaders


Precious Bane


Portrait of a Lady

Sister Carrie

Dark Laughter


Babalon Revisited

For Whom the Bells Toll

Point of No Return

The Wild Palms

You Cant Go Home Again

Great Expectations

Manhattan Transfer

The Ides of March

At Heavens Gate

Flowering Judas and Pale Horse Pale Rider

Track of the Cat

The Light That Failed


The Patrician

Tono Bungay

There Is No Convention

Angel Pavement

Howards End

Mrs Dalloway

The Nazarine

After Many a Summer Dies the Swan

Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

Sons and Lovers

England Made Me

Prater Violet

The House in Paris

Imperial Palace

Gallions Reach

Monsieur Vincent

The Wild Palms

The Doctor in Spite of Himself

The Time of Man

The Treasure of Franchard

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Trents Last Case

Connecticut Yankee in King Arthurs Court

A High Wind in Jamaica

Hedda Gabler

The Crime of Sylvester Bonard

Lost Horizon

Portrait in the Mirror

Don Quixote

Jonathan Wilde


Northanger Abby

Pere Goric

The Red and the Black

The Gambler

The Kreutzer Sonata

Daisy Miller

The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg

The Withered Arm