CBC Television Network

Albert’s Place

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1959

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Wednesdays at 5 PM. as a summer series for children debuting July 1 1959. 15 mins.

Albert was a puppet and his place was an attic filled with trunks, old books, paints, and other paraphernalia. This program of songs and stories for children, was written by Kitty Marcuse and produced by Len Lauk in Vancouver. Albert’s human friends included a handyman played by Bob Clothier, folksinger John Chappell, and storyteller Nonie Stewart.

Written by John Corcelli – February, 2005