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PBS ANNOUNCES SUMMER SEASON OF  CAPTIVATING PROGRAMMING

PBS ANNOUNCES SUMMER SEASON OF CAPTIVATING PROGRAMMING

July 4, 2013 | No Comments

        – Season Highlights Include New Episodes of Popular Series and Specials, the Return of   A Capitol Fourth and Independent Films    ARLINGTON, VA;  – PBS  unveiled a summer line-up that features a diverse array of new programming. A summer of intrigue presents new episodes of MASTERPIECE MYSTERY! productions: “Inspector Lewis, [...]

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND….  A CAPITOL FOURTH ON PBS

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND…. A CAPITOL FOURTH ON PBS

July 2, 2013 | No Comments

A CAPITOL FOURTH ON PBS WELCOMES BACK MUSIC SUPERSTAR BARRY MANILOW AND AMERICA’S FAVORITE HOST TOM BERGERON FOR AMERICA’S NATIONAL INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION LIVE FROM THE U.S. CAPITOL!   – Star Spangled Celebration Live From The U.S. Capitol Features Performances by Season 12 AMERICAN IDOL Winner Candice Glover, Scotty McCreery, Darren Criss, Jackie Evancho, Megan Hilty, [...]

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MUMFORD & SONS KICK OFF SIXTH SEASON OF “LIVE FROM THE ARTISTS DEN” THIS JULY

June 9, 2013 | No Comments

    This July, the sixth season of the innovative music series Live from the Artists Den will premiere nationwide on public television with a riveting episode from Mumford & Sons, the 2013 Grammy® winner for Album of the Year. The three time New York Emmy®-nominated program creatively connects music fans with a remarkable line-up [...]

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The Dancesport Federation Championships

The Dancesport Federation Championships

May 10, 2013 | No Comments

This May on Public Television Stations WORLD DANCESPORT FEDERATION CHAMPIONSHIPS 2012 is a three-part series showing highlights from the world champion dance competitions held in 2012. The World Ten Championship took place in Oslo on November 10, followed by the World Latin Championship on November 17 in Vienna. DANCESPORT 2012 concludes with the World Standard [...]

POV’s ‘Girl Model’ Lifts the Veil on the International Modeling Industry

POV’s ‘Girl Model’ Lifts the Veil on the International Modeling Industry

March 26, 2013 | No Comments

  Sunday, March 24, 2013 on PBS “Supply Chain” of Underage Girls and Their Unwitting Families Stretches from Russia to Japan to the United States Produced in Association with American Documentary | POV “A haunted glimpse into exploited youth.”—John Anderson, Variety   The distance from Novosibirsk Oblast in Russian Siberia to Tokyo, Japan is about [...]

’TIS THE SEASON TO STAY TUNED TO PBS

’TIS THE SEASON TO STAY TUNED TO PBS

December 28, 2012 | No Comments

– From December to New Year’s Day, PBS Presents a Festive Lineup – UPDATE: New Year’s Eve Programming Singers, dancers, actors, musicians — even animals and animations — bring joy to PBS audiences throughout December and into 2013. Acclaimed actress Jane Seymour and baritone Nathan Gunn join the Mormon Tabernacle Choir in a Christmas special, [...]

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PBS ANNOUNCES SUMMER SEASON OF  CAPTIVATING PROGRAMMING

PBS ANNOUNCES SUMMER SEASON OF CAPTIVATING PROGRAMMING

July 4, 2013 | No Comments

        – Season Highlights Include New Episodes of Popular Series and Specials, the Return of   A Capitol Fourth and Independent Films    ARLINGTON, VA;  – PBS  unveiled a summer line-up that features a diverse array of new programming. A summer of intrigue presents new episodes of MASTERPIECE MYSTERY! productions: “Inspector Lewis, [...]

Mumford and Sons
Live from the Artists Den

MUMFORD & SONS KICK OFF SIXTH SEASON OF “LIVE FROM THE ARTISTS DEN” THIS JULY

June 9, 2013 | No Comments

    This July, the sixth season of the innovative music series Live from the Artists Den will premiere nationwide on public television with a riveting episode from Mumford & Sons, the 2013 Grammy® winner for Album of the Year. The three time New York Emmy®-nominated program creatively connects music fans with a remarkable line-up [...]

POV’s ‘Girl Model’ Lifts the Veil on the International Modeling Industry

POV’s ‘Girl Model’ Lifts the Veil on the International Modeling Industry

March 26, 2013 | No Comments

  Sunday, March 24, 2013 on PBS “Supply Chain” of Underage Girls and Their Unwitting Families Stretches from Russia to Japan to the United States Produced in Association with American Documentary | POV “A haunted glimpse into exploited youth.”—John Anderson, Variety   The distance from Novosibirsk Oblast in Russian Siberia to Tokyo, Japan is about [...]

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JOE MANTEGNA AND GARY SINISE CO-HOST PBS’S 24TH ANNUAL  NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT, AN ALL-STAR  SALUTE TO OUR AMERICAN HEROES

JOE MANTEGNA AND GARY SINISE CO-HOST PBS’S 24TH ANNUAL NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT, AN ALL-STAR SALUTE TO OUR AMERICAN HEROES

May 25, 2013 | No Comments

    Featuring a Special Performance of the National Anthem by the Season 12 Winner of AMERICAN IDOL     – Live From the U.S. Capitol, A Night of Remembrance With General Colin Powell, Ed Harris, Chris Mann, Katherine Jenkins and Alfie Boe –                 On the eve of Memorial Day, the 24th [...]

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER PRESENTS “One Singular Sensation: Celebrating Marvin Hamlisch”

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER PRESENTS “One Singular Sensation: Celebrating Marvin Hamlisch”

December 29, 2012 | No Comments

A New York Philharmonic New Year’s Eve Concert Honoring the Late Composer-Conductor   Monday, December 31, 2012 at 8 p.m. (ET) on PBS (check local listings)   Featuring Joshua Bell, Raúl Esparza, Michael Feinstein, Maria Friedman, Josh Groban, Megan Hilty, Audra McDonald, Kelli O’Hara, and Frederica Von Stade Before his passing on August 6, 2012, [...]

Rod Stewart: Merry Christmas, Baby  Debuts on THIRTEEN’s Great Performances

Rod Stewart: Merry Christmas, Baby Debuts on THIRTEEN’s Great Performances

November 25, 2012 | No Comments

  This December on PBS   Michael Bublé, Mary J. Blige, and Cee-Lo Green among guest stars  joining Stewart’s first holiday special, along with a special virtual duet with the legendary Ella Fitzgerald   Grammy Award®-winning, two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Rod Stewart hosts his first holiday special, Rod Stewart: Merry Christmas, [...]

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THIRTEEN’s Great Performances Production of Andrea Bocelli: Love in Portofino

THIRTEEN’s Great Performances Production of Andrea Bocelli: Love in Portofino

March 26, 2013 | No Comments

Blooms in March on PBS “Corcovado,” “La Vie en Rose,” “September Morn,” “Perfidia” and the theme from “Cinema Paradiso” among the popular love songs offered by the beloved tenor   Andrea Bocelli, the international superstar tenor, returns to Great Performances once again to delight fans with Andrea Bocelli: Love in Portofino, a new concert special [...]

DOWNTON ABBEY SEASON 3 SPOILERS

February 12, 2013 | No Comments
DOWNTON ABBEY: SEASON THREE PREVIEW

DOWNTON ABBEY: SEASON THREE PREVIEW

January 24, 2013 | No Comments

The Phenomenon Lives On! Downton Abbey, Season 3 The acclaimed cast returns with guest star Shirley MacLaine January 6, 2013 on PBS Season Three Video Clip:  http://youtu.be/NvDtszcZAV0 The Great War is over and a long-awaited engagement is on, but all is not tranquil at Downton Abbey as wrenching social changes, romantic intrigues, and personal crises [...]

PBS TO AIR FILM ON MODERN AMERICAN WOMEN’S MOVEMENT

PBS TO AIR FILM ON MODERN AMERICAN WOMEN’S MOVEMENT

January 20, 2013 | No Comments

PBS TO AIR FILM ON MODERN AMERICAN WOMEN’S MOVEMENT MAKERS: WOMEN WHO MAKE AMERICA IN FEBRUARY 2013 —   First Film to Tell Comprehensive Story of How Women Have Transformed America over the Last Half Century —   —Meryl Streep to Narrate the Groundbreaking Film, Which Will Feature Interviews with Hillary Clinton, Gloria Steinem, Ellen DeGeneres, [...]

Downton Abbey Episode 2, Season 3

Downton Abbey Episode 2, Season 3

January 8, 2013 | No Comments

Witness fateful events, above and below stairs. Airdate(s): 1/13/2013, 9:00 – 10:00 PM ET 1/20/2013, 8:00 – 9:00 PM ET The fate of Downton Abbey hinges on a letter from a dead man. Edith and Sir Anthony face their own fateful moment. Mrs. Hughes confronts a crisis.

DOWNTON ABBEY IS BACK!

DOWNTON ABBEY IS BACK!

January 6, 2013 | No Comments

Season Three premieres January 6, 2013 on PBS. (Check local listings). The Great War is over and the long-awaited engagement of Lady Mary and Matthew is on, but all is not tranquil at Downton Abbey as wrenching social changes, romantic intrigues, and personal crises grip the majestic English country estate. Shirley MacLaine joins the much-loved [...]

SECRETS OF “DOWNTON ABBEY’S” HIGHCLERE CASTLE ON PBS

SECRETS OF “DOWNTON ABBEY’S” HIGHCLERE CASTLE ON PBS

December 31, 2012 | No Comments

Explores the History of Famous Estate                                                                         One-Hour Special Leads into MASTERPIECE “Downton Abbey, Season 3” Premiere Sunday, January 6, 2013, on PBS Stations Nationwide   – Truth and Fiction Collide at the Famed Setting of Blockbuster “Downton Abbey” – It may be more famous now than any time in its 1,300-year history as [...]

PBS ANNOUNCES WINTER/SPRING 2013 LINEUP

PBS ANNOUNCES WINTER/SPRING 2013 LINEUP

December 30, 2012 | No Comments

  – Including Season 3 of MASTERPIECE CLASSIC “Downton Abbey,” Season Two of Hit BBC Drama CALL THE MIDWIFE – – Previews of many highlighted shows available on PBS YouTube Channel– The Crawley family’s fate hangs in the balance when MASTERPIECE CLASSIC “Downton Abbey, Season 3” returns in January. A bonanza of new dramas and [...]

FOURTH SEASON OF DOWNTON ABBEY TO AIR ON MASTERPIECE ON PBS

FOURTH SEASON OF DOWNTON ABBEY TO AIR ON MASTERPIECE ON PBS

December 29, 2012 | No Comments

THIRD SEASON Airdate(s): 1/6/2013, 9:00 – 11:00 PM ET 1/13/2013, 9:00 – 10:00 PM ET 1/20/2013, 9:00 – 10:00 PM ET 1/27/2013, 9:00 – 10:00 PM ET DOWNTON ABBEY will return to MASTERPIECE on PBS for a fourth season of the Emmy® and Golden Globe® award-winning drama.”We’re thrilled to tell our millions of Downton fans [...]

THE TENORS: LEAD WITH YOUR HEART ON PBS

THE TENORS: LEAD WITH YOUR HEART ON PBS

November 16, 2012 | No Comments

November-December 2012 (check local listings) – The Tenors Return in a Dazzling New Concert Special – The Tenors — Victor Micallef, Clifton Murray, Remigio Pereira and Fraser Walters — have inspired millions of music lovers with their rich harmonies, addictive charm and powerful songs. From Johannesburg to Shanghai, from London to Los Angeles, they have [...]