About As The World Turns
Set in the closely-knit community of Oakdale, IL, AS THE WORLD TURNS centers on the complex lives of the Hughes, Montgomery, Ryan, Snyder, Stewart and Walsh families. The show celebrates its 53rd Anniversary in April 2009.
Premiere: April 2, 1956
Produced By: Procter & Gamble Productions, Inc.
Executive Producer: Christopher Goutman
Senior Producer: Carole Shure
Producer: Vivian Gundaker
Associate Producer: Jennifer Salamone
Head Writer: Jean Passanante
Writers: Lisa Connor, Anna Theresa Cascio, Richard Culliton, Susan Dansby, Leah Laiman, Mimi Lehey, David Levinson, Elizabeth Page, Courtney Simon, Gary Sunshine, Judy Tate and Chris Whitesell
Directors: Habib Azar, Sonia Blangiardo, Michael Eilbaum, John O'Connell, Jennifer Pepperman and Maria Wagner