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Aug 23, 2016, 13:52 ET NJTV and the "Chasing The Dream" Initiative Present "Voices from Atlantic City"-- Digital Series Exploring the City's Economic Rise and Fall

 Atlantic City, New Jersey, the iconic seaside resort and home to a legendary boardwalk along the Jersey Shore, became the first city outside...


Aug 16, 2016, 10:15 ET Sir David McVicar's Acclaimed New Production of Donizetti's Roberto Devereux with Sondra Radvanovsky, Elīna Garanča, Matthew Polenzani, and Mariusz Kwiecien Airs on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, August 28 at 12 p.m. on PBS

 Roberto Devereux comes to THIRTEEN'S Great Performances at the Met Sunday, August 28 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). (In New York,...


Aug 15, 2016, 10:15 ET Esa-Pekka Salonen Conducts Patrice Chéreau's Acclaimed Staging of Elektra, With Nina Stemme in the Title Role on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, September 18 at 12 p.m. on PBS

 Elektra, Richard Strauss's blazing tragedy about an ancient Greek princess hell-bent on revenge, comes to THIRTEEN'S Great Performances at the...


Jul 22, 2016, 10:20 ET Anthony Minghella's Breathtaking Production of Puccini's Madama Butterfly Stars Kristine Opolais and Roberto Alagna on Great Performances at the Met Friday, August 19 at 9 p.m. on PBS

 The late Anthony Minghella's critically acclaimed production of Puccini's classic Madama Butterfly comes to THIRTEEN'S Great Performances at...


Jul 18, 2016, 10:40 ET Sir Richard Eyre's New Production of Puccini's Manon Lescaut Starring Kristine Opolais and Roberto Alagna Comes to Great Performances at the Met Saturday, August 13 at 11 p.m. on PBS

Puccini's lush classic Manon Lescaut airs on THIRTEEN'S Great Performances at the Met Saturday, August 13 at 11 p.m. on PBS (check local listings)....


Jul 15, 2016, 11:17 ET PBS Presents "America In Black & Blue: A PBS Newshour Weekend Special," A Timely Report On Race, Policing And Violence

 In response to recent events that have heightened racial tensions in the U.S., PBS presents AMERICA IN BLACK & BLUE: A PBS NEWSHOUR...


Jul 06, 2016, 08:17 ET WNET agrega dos nuevos "New York Parenting Minutes" y llega a un total de diez videos

WNET, la estación de PBS insignia de Estados Unidos, está agregando dos videos nuevos a su bien recibido catálogo de ocho videos de...


Jul 06, 2016, 08:17 ET WNET Adds Two New "New York Parenting Minutes" For a Total of 10 Videos

Each one-minute video is available in English, Spanish, Mandarin, and Bengali. WNET, America's flagship PBS station, is adding two new videos...


Jun 30, 2016, 16:53 ET WNET Adds Two New "New York Parenting Minutes" For a Total of 10 Videos

 WNET, America's flagship PBS station, is adding two new videos to its well-received roster of eight one-minute pieces entitled New York...


Jun 23, 2016, 12:16 ET THIRTEEN's American Masters Celebrates 30th Anniversary with Launch of Digital Video Archive and Podcast at pbs.org/americanmasters

 On this day in 1986, THIRTEEN's American Masters made its series debut on PBS with Private Conversations: On the Set of "Death of a Salesman,"...


Jun 15, 2016, 13:09 ET Investing Series Consuelo Mack WealthTrack Launches Season 13 Nationwide on Public Television Beginning June 24 with Exclusive Interview with Small-Cap Stock Pioneer Chuck Royce

 Season 13 of weekly financial television series Consuelo Mack WealthTrack premieres nationwide on public television beginning Friday,...


May 23, 2016, 16:57 ET Franco Zeffirelli's Spectacular Production of Puccini's Turandot Starring Acclaimed Soprano Nina Stemme Comes to Great Performances at the Met Sunday, June 12 at 12 p.m. on PBS

 Puccini's final opera, Turandot, which is one of the most spectacular productions in the Met repertory, comes to THIRTEEN'S Great Performances...


May 11, 2016, 09:18 ET Star-Studded "Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration" Airing on THIRTEEN's "Great Performances" in June on PBS

 Joan Baez celebrated her 75th birthday on Saturday, January 27 at New York's historic Beacon Theatre. The special event honored her legendary...


May 04, 2016, 08:05 ET THIRTEEN's "Secrets of the Dead Teotihuacán's Lost Kings" Explores Hidden Chambers Beneath an Ancient Mexican City

Two thousand years ago, Teotihuacán was one of the largest cities in the world, a thriving metropolis not far from what is today Mexico City....


Apr 20, 2016, 11:57 ET WNET Launches "New York Parenting Minutes" Eight Parenting Videos in Eight Minutes

All you need is a minute to learn a parenting tip! WNET, home to public television's THIRTEEN, WLIW21 and NJTV, in collaboration with the New York...


Mar 29, 2016, 12:00 ET THIRTEEN's American Masters Presents World Premiere of The Highwaymen: Friends Till the End, featuring Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash, and Kris Kristofferson, May 27 on PBS

 Willie's the outlaw coyote. Waylon's the riverboat gambler. I'm the revolutionary communist radical and John is the father of our country....


Mar 22, 2016, 08:05 ET THIRTEEN's "W.S. Merwin: To Plant a Tree" Examines the Life & Work of the Poet Laureate Two-Time Pulitzer Winner Environmental Activist Airing in April on PBS

It has been more than four decades since Senator Gaylord Nelson (D-Wis.) founded Earth Day and held its first celebration on April 22, 1970,...


Mar 16, 2016, 11:36 ET Visual Artist William Kentridge Directs Acclaimed New Production of Berg's Lulu Starring Marlis Petersen as the Irresistible Femme Fatale On Great Performances at the Met Sunday, April 10 at 12 p.m. on PBS

 Alban Berg's tragedy of a sexually irresistible woman who destroys the lives of everyone around her, Lulu, airs on THIRTEEN'S Great...


Mar 03, 2016, 14:33 ET WNET Toasts the End of a TV Era with Downton Abbey Farewell Live After-Party Broadcast on THIRTEEN

Downton Abbey, the top-rated PBS drama of all time, will conclude its sixth and final season on Sunday, March 6 at 9 p.m. To give the remarkable...


Feb 24, 2016, 08:00 ET THIRTEEN's Nature Charts the Journey of a Tiny Emperor Penguin from Birth to Independence on "Snow Chick," narrated by Kate Winslet

 During two months of blizzards and frigid temperatures dipping to -80 degrees, each male Emperor penguin who breeds in Antarctica must nurture...


Jan 22, 2016, 20:15 ET WNET Launches First Theatrical Imprint, American Masters Pictures

 Today at the Sundance Film Festival, WNET, parent company of New York's public television stations THIRTEEN and WLIW21 and operator of NJTV,...


Jan 18, 2016, 13:10 ET Hamilton's America A Behind-the-Scenes Look At Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway Musical Hamilton

 PBS President and CEO Paula Kerger announced today at the Television Critics Association Press Tour that it will air HAMILTON'S AMERICA,...


Jan 15, 2016, 14:46 ET Front and Center Sixth Season in Full Swing Nationwide on Public Television (Check Local Listings)

 Front and Center has returned for its sixth season with an all-star line-up featuring some of music's biggest and brightest artists, who have...


Jan 14, 2016, 08:10 ET FILMS BYKIDS, New Five-Part Documentary Series, Gives Voice to Youth from Diverse Cultures

 Their World. Their Films. These words best define the new five-part series, FILMS BYKIDS, a partnership between THIRTEEN, the flagship station...