Story arcs. Cold opens. The workplace-as-melting pot format of its titular Boston bar — refined from time spent by co-creators Glen and Les Charles, along with director James Burrows, on 70s comedy Taxi. The courtship of Sam Malone and Diane Chambers crackled with an electric — and often hilarious — sense of combativeness. He was the womanising jock who owned a bar Ted Danson ; she was the intellectual waitress with delusions of grandeur Shelley Long.
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Cheers is an American sitcom that ran for eleven seasons between and The show is set in a bar named Cheers named after the popular toast in Boston , Massachusetts , where a group of locals meets to drink, relax, and socialize. The show's main theme song, written and performed by Gary Portnoy , and co-written with Judy Hart Angelo, lent its famous refrain " Where Everybody Knows Your Name " as the show's tagline. After premiering on September 30, , it was nearly canceled during its first season when it ranked last in ratings for its premiere 74th out of 77 shows.