On the Boardwalk with Paul Whiteman

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On the Boardwalk with Paul Whiteman
Presented by Paul Whiteman
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production location(s) Steel Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey
Running time 60 minutes
Original network ABC
Original release May 30 – August 1, 1954

On the Boardwalk with Paul Whiteman is an American talent show that aired live on ABC on Sunday night from May 30, 1954 to August 1, 1954 hosted by Paul Whiteman.[1]


Telecast live from the Steel Pier in Atlantic City, New Jersey, the program featured eight young performers during the first half hour who were then rated by a panel of four show business people. The four performers who ranked highest would then return the following week to perform again after having a week of professional coaching.


  1. ^ The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows 1946-Present. Ballantine Books. 2003. p. 879. ISBN 0-345-45542-8.