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Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2014 Airs on THIRTEEN's Great Performances, 8/22Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2014 Airs on THIRTEEN's Great Performances, 8/22
July 17, 2014

Led for the first time by a guest conductor Christoph Eschenbach, the world-renowned Vienna Philharmonic returns for their 11th open-air concert in the magnificent gardens of Austria's Imperial Schnbr... (more...)


Kristin Chenoweth, John Lithgow & More Set for PBS's STAR-SPANGLED SPECTACULARKristin Chenoweth, John Lithgow & More Set for PBS's STAR-SPANGLED SPECTACULAR
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Acclaimed actor, musician and author John Lithgow will host Star-Spangled Spectacular: Bicentennial of our National Anthem live from Pier Six Pavilion in Baltimore (more...)


GAME OF THRONES Leads with 19 Emmy Noms; Check Out Nominations By Network & Show!GAME OF THRONES Leads with 19 Emmy Noms; Check Out Nominations By Network & Show!
by BWW Special Coverage - July 10, 2014

The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Announcement were announced this morning at the Television Academy's Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre in North Hollywood's NoHo Arts District. For the first time... (more...)


THIRTEEN's American Masters Series to Present New Dorothea Lange DocumentaryTHIRTEEN's American Masters Series to Present New Dorothea Lange Documentary
July 07, 2014

Her celebrated photograph 'Migrant Mother'is one of the most recognized and arresting images in the world, a haunting portrait that came to represent the suffering of America's Great Depression. (more...)


Eight-Time Oscar Winner SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE Featured in July Reel 13 LineupEight-Time Oscar Winner SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE Featured in July Reel 13 Lineup
July 03, 2014

Eight-Time Academy Award-Winner Slumdog Millionaire will be featured in the July Reel 13 Lineup (more...)


THIRTEEN's Secrets of the Dead to Investigate Tale of Two Mona Lisas, 7/9THIRTEEN's Secrets of the Dead to Investigate Tale of Two Mona Lisas, 7/9
June 25, 2014

THIRTEEN's Secrets of the Dead Investigates the Tale of Two Mona Lisas in The Mona Lisa Mystery Airing Wednesday, July 9 at 10 p.m. on PBS (more...)


PBS' National Broadcast Premiere of Disabled Dancer Tanaquil Le Clercq on AMERICAN MASTERS, 6/20PBS' National Broadcast Premiere of Disabled Dancer Tanaquil Le Clercq on AMERICAN MASTERS, 6/20
June 18, 2014

This Friday, June 20, 10-11:30 p.m. on PBS (check local listings**, New York metro area at 9 p.m. on THIRTEEN) is the national broadcast premiere of dance-disability documentary American Masters -- Ta... (more...)


THIRTEEN's American Masters to Present Dance Documentary TANAQUIL LE CLERCQ, 6/20THIRTEEN's American Masters to Present Dance Documentary TANAQUIL LE CLERCQ, 6/20
by BWW Special Coverage - June 05, 2014

Of all the great ballerinas, Tanaquil Le Clercq (1929-2000), known as 'Tanny,' was surely among the most transcendent. (more...)


THIRTEEN's American Masters Series Premieres PLIMPTON! TonightTHIRTEEN's American Masters Series Premieres PLIMPTON! Tonight
May 16, 2014

Famed participatory journalist George Plimpton (19272003) was a writer, editor, amateur sportsman, actor, and friend to many. (more...)


THIRTEEN's American Masters Series to Premiere Dance Documentary Tanaquil Le Clercq: Afternoon of a Faun, 6/20THIRTEEN's American Masters Series to Premiere Dance Documentary Tanaquil Le Clercq: Afternoon of a Faun, 6/20
May 13, 2014

American Masters Tanaquil Le Clercq: Afternoon of a Faun, premieres nationally Friday, June 20, 10-11:30 p.m. on PBS (check local listings, New York metro area at 9 p.m. on THIRTEEN). (more...)


PBS Announces Full Fall LineupPBS Announces Full Fall Lineup
May 08, 2014

PBS announced today an expansive fall primetime lineup that launches with the premiere of Ken Burns's seven-part series THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY, (more...)


Join the Search for the Hanging Gardens of Babylon on PBS TonightJoin the Search for the Hanging Gardens of Babylon on PBS Tonight
May 06, 2014

THIRTEEN's Secrets of the Dead Uncovers Clues to the Site of the Most Elusive of the Ancient Wonders of the World, in The Lost Gardens of Babylon, airing tonight, May 6 at 9 pm on PBS (more...)


Matthew Bourne's SLEEPING BEAUTY Airs on PBS's GREAT PERFORMANCES TonightMatthew Bourne's SLEEPING BEAUTY Airs on PBS's GREAT PERFORMANCES Tonight
April 25, 2014

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty sees the popular choreographer return to the music of Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky to complete the trio of the composer's ballet masterworks that started in 1992 with Nutc... (more...)


Liam Neeson Narrates THIRTEEN's Nature Presents SNOW MONKEYS TonightLiam Neeson Narrates THIRTEEN's Nature Presents SNOW MONKEYS Tonight
April 23, 2014

In a place called Hell Valley, high in the Japanese Alps, a troop of snow monkeys clings together for warmth and support in the frigid mornings of early winter. (more...)


THIRTEEN's Nature Airs Snow Monkeys, Narrated by Liam Neeson, TonightTHIRTEEN's Nature Airs Snow Monkeys, Narrated by Liam Neeson, Tonight
April 23, 2014

In a place called Hell Valley, high in the Japanese Alps, a troop of snow monkeys clings together for warmth and support in the frigid mornings of early winter. (more...)


Join the Search for the Hanging Gardens of Babylon on PBS, 5/6Join the Search for the Hanging Gardens of Babylon on PBS, 5/6
April 17, 2014

THIRTEEN's Secrets of the Dead Uncovers Clues to the Site of the Most Elusive of the Ancient Wonders of the World, in The Lost Gardens of Babylon, airing Tuesday, May 6 at 9 pm on PBS (more...)


Liam Neeson to Narrate THIRTEEN's Nature Presents SNOW MONKEYS, 4/23Liam Neeson to Narrate THIRTEEN's Nature Presents SNOW MONKEYS, 4/23
April 17, 2014

In a place called Hell Valley, high in the Japanese Alps, a troop of snow monkeys clings together for warmth and support in the frigid mornings of early winter. (more...)


Michael Kantor Named AMERICAN MASTERS Series Executive ProducerMichael Kantor Named AMERICAN MASTERS Series Executive Producer
April 16, 2014

WNET, parent company of New York's public television stations THIRTEEN and WLIW21 and operator of NJTV, announced the appointment of Michael Kantor as executive producer of its American Masters series... (more...)


THIRTEEN's American Masters Series to Premiere PLIMPTON!, 5/16THIRTEEN's American Masters Series to Premiere PLIMPTON!, 5/16
April 15, 2014

Famed participatory journalist George Plimpton (19272003) was a writer, editor, amateur sportsman, actor, and friend to many. (more...)


THIRTEEN to Air GAME CHANGERS: An American Graduate Community Town Hall This AprilTHIRTEEN to Air GAME CHANGERS: An American Graduate Community Town Hall This April
April 10, 2014

Game Changers: An American Graduate Community Town Hall aims to addresshow these programs will affect the long term graduation rate for New York City High Schools. (more...)


Photo Flash: Tony Bennett & More Attend WNET's 20th Annual Gala SalutePhoto Flash: Tony Bennett & More Attend WNET's 20th Annual Gala Salute
by BWW Special Coverage - April 09, 2014

WNET, parent company of New York's public television stations THIRTEEN and WLIW21 and operator of NJTV raised 2.7 million dollars at its 20th Annual Gala Salute, which took place on Tuesday, April 1, ... (more...)


PBS's NATURE Airs 'My Bionic Pet' TonightPBS's NATURE Airs 'My Bionic Pet' Tonight
April 09, 2014

Nature profiles these animals, their rescuers and the individuals whose work has transformed their lives when My Bionic Pet airs Today, April 9 at 8 p.m. (ET) on PBS (check local listings). After the ... (more...)


Oscar-Winner PLATOON Among Films Featured in April's Reel 13 Classic LineupOscar-Winner PLATOON Among Films Featured in April's Reel 13 Classic Lineup
April 04, 2014

The Reel 13 April schedule opens on April 5 with The Big Country, William Wyler's tale of two feuding ranching families in the American West, for which Burl Ives won an Academy Award for Best Supporti... (more...)


THIRTEEN's Secrets of the Dead Uncovers Evidence That Could Rewrite History TonightTHIRTEEN's Secrets of the Dead Uncovers Evidence That Could Rewrite History Tonight
April 02, 2014

In Secrets of the Dead, Carthage's Lost Warriors, premiering Today, April 2, 10 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings), Giffhorns offers the proof he has meticulously collected to support his hypothesi... (more...)


First Episode of Gerard Schwarz's ALL-STAR ORCHESTRA Wins Two Emmy AwardsFirst Episode of Gerard Schwarz's ALL-STAR ORCHESTRA Wins Two Emmy Awards
March 31, 2014

All-Star Orchestra took home two Emmy Awards yesterday at the 57th Annual New York Emmy Awards, which took place at the Marriott Marquis' Broadway Ballroom in New York City. (more...)








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