Nostalgic Broadcasting in Philadelphia

Code: SL32511

Dates: October 6, 2021

Meets: 7:15 PM to 8:45 PM

Sessions: 1

Location: ONLINE

Course Fee: $39.00

There are still openings remaining at this time.

From our 1920's department store radio stations, to the birth of the Philco Corporation, through groundbreaking American Bandstand, Moviehouse Productions presents the epic story of the development of broadcasting in Philadelphia.
Fee: $39.00

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Rick Spector

Rick Spector has been teaching local and national nostalgia to enthusiastic groups for 37 years. He founded Moviehouse Productions in 1983, delighting audiences throughout the Delaware Valley with his multi-media nostalgia shows. His core programs include his multi-part series on the popular history of Philadelphia. Rick's works were inspired by his Philly childhood, the tales his father shared with him, his travels about the city and research into its underappreciated past. Rick worked for 35 years for Philadelphia Corporation for Aging in community relations. "Radio Rick" hosted the Milestones radio show for PCA during its entire five-year run. Rick is a graduate of the Philly school system and Temple University. Visit his website at to view his podcasts and for further information about his work.


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