On This Day … 02 April [2022]

Events 1902 – “Electric Theatre”, the first full-time movie theatre in the United States, opens in Los Angeles. 1956 – As the World Turns and The Edge of Night premiere on CBS. The two soaps become the first daytime dramas to debut in the 30-minute format. 1972 – Actor Charlie Chaplin returns to the United… Read More

What is an Episode?

Introduction An episode is a narrative unit within a larger dramatic work or documentary production, such as a series intended for radio, television or on-line consumption. Episode derives from the Greek term (Ancient Greek: ἐπεισόδιον) (epeisodion), meaning the material contained between two songs or odes in a Greek tragedy. It is abbreviated as ep (plural… Read More