The “I Love Lucy” Story: Birth of the Modern Day Sitcom

A Sal St. George Lecture

A behind-the-scenes look at one of the most beloved television shows ever created. When Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball fell in love on the set of the film Too Many Girls, they never imagined that together they would revolutionize the television industry.

During this program we will examine the early careers of both Lucy and Desi, how they met, their battles with CBS and the ultimate creation of Desilu Studios.

We will also reveal the hidden genius of Desi Arnaz who revolutionized the television industry with innovations that are still utilized today.

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