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Through the lens of 26 independent films, America ReFramed tells the many stories of a transforming American culture and its broad diversity. In these weekly 60 or 90 minute independent films, the series takes an unfiltered look at relevant domestic topics (healthcare, immigration, the workplace, and politics) with personal storytelling tied to programming social themes.

America ReFramed showcases films that will give viewers a

Raul Esparza Will Star in Classic Stage Company's THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI Photo Raul Esparza Will Star in Classic Stage Company's THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2018

Classic Stage Company will begin its 2018-2019 season with an unsettlingly timeless work: Bertolt Brecht's allegorical depiction of the rise of fascism, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui. Today CSC announced that four-time Tony Award nominee and Law and Order: SVU alum Raul Esparza will star as the A...
Nine Documentaries Selected for the Peabody 30 Photo Nine Documentaries Selected for the Peabody 30
by TV News Desk - April 19, 2018

The Peabody Awards Board of Jurors revealed today nine winners in the Documentary category for programs released in 2017. The honorees, part of the annual Peabody 30, include stories that give insight to the lingering grief of communities after mass shootings, the impact of climate change on Earth's...
Stanley Nelson Film On Madam C.J. Walker Helps Launch WORLD Channel YouTube Initiativ Photo Stanley Nelson Film On Madam C.J. Walker Helps Launch WORLD Channel YouTube Initiative
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2020

WORLD Channel, the award-winning public television broadcaster and content producer behind series including America ReFramed and Stories from the Stage, has a new initiative to expand the distribution of some original content to its YouTube channel beginning this month....
Economic Loss and Community Renewal In America's Heartland Explored This Month On WOR Photo Economic Loss and Community Renewal In America's Heartland Explored This Month On WORLD Channel's AMERICA REFRAMED
by BWW News Desk - March 02, 2021

This March, America ReFramed takes viewers to Ohio with two documentaries examining the challenges, perseverance and new reality of the American working class. Examining the immediate and long-reaching effects of industrial towns forever altered when their industries leave, the films, Bring It Home ...
The Tank Announces Initial Programming in Honor of Pride Month 2020 Photo The Tank Announces Initial Programming in Honor of Pride Month 2020
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2020

The Tank has announced a full slate of programming for its annual PrideFest. Every year in June, The Tank opens its stages to a wide variety of performances and discussions surrounding the topics of sexuality, gender, equality, old battles and new ways of fighting them....
Explore Black Activism And The Heart Of American Democracy This Month On WORLD Channe Photo Explore Black Activism And The Heart Of American Democracy This Month On WORLD Channel
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2021

Black activism, so often the driving, unsung force of American democracy, yet many times the first voice silenced, is in the spotlight this month on WORLD Channel. ...
Odyssey Impact Illuminates & Challenges Societal Issues, Winning a Peabody Award in t Photo Odyssey Impact Illuminates & Challenges Societal Issues, Winning a Peabody Award in the Process
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

Odyssey Impact and its production company Transform Films announced today a series of awards, upcoming films and growth for the Spring into Summer 2018. The national non-profit organization – that has won an unprecedented nine major awards including a 2018 Peabody Award and 2017 Venice International...
La Jolla Playhouse, Goodman Theatre, and National Disability Theatre Join Forces For Photo La Jolla Playhouse, Goodman Theatre, and National Disability Theatre Join Forces For Performance Outreach Program, New Work, and More
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2019

La Jolla Playhouse announced today the appointment of National Disability Theatre (NDT) Co-Executive Directors Talleri A. McRae and Mickey Rowe as the Playhouse's 2019/2020 Artists-in-Residence....
Cue Zero Theatre Company Announces Auditions For ROMEO & JULIET, And HEATHERS Photo Cue Zero Theatre Company Announces Auditions For ROMEO & JULIET, And HEATHERS
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2020

Cue Zero Theatre Company announces online only auditions for their September 'Shakespeare in the (Ball) Park' production of Romeo and Juliet. The performance will take place Sunday September 20th at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium in Manchester....
AFROPOP: THE ULTIMATE CULTURAL EXCHANGE Celebrates 10th Anniversary Photo AFROPOP: THE ULTIMATE CULTURAL EXCHANGE Celebrates 10th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2018

AFROPOP: THE ULTIMATE CULTURAL EXCHANGE Celebrates 10th Anniversary...
AMERICA REFRAMED Returns to World Channel This May Photo AMERICA REFRAMED Returns to World Channel This May
by TV News Desk - April 21, 2020

America ReFramed, the award-winning documentary series dedicated to showcasing independent documentary films highlighting the mosaic of life and cultures in contemporary America, returns for its eighth season at 8 p.m. EST on Tuesday, May 5, on WORLD Channel....
Public Television's WORLD Channel Announces Lineup for Season Three of Doc World Photo Public Television's WORLD Channel Announces Lineup for Season Three of Doc World
by TV News Desk - September 05, 2018

On World Refugee Day, public television's WORLD Channel announced the lineup of films for season 3 of Doc World, a series that showcases stories that dive deep into the heart of international issues, giving viewers a chance to understand the lives and concerns of people beyond U.S. borders. The firs...
Sarah Treem's Play THE HOW AND THE WHY Starts the Second Half of the Dragon Season Photo Sarah Treem's Play THE HOW AND THE WHY Starts the Second Half of the Dragon Season
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2019

Two evolutionary biologists, one a graduate student, the other an established leader in her field, meet for the first time. What follows is a smart, complex work about men and women, genetics and genius, and the overwhelming power of biological connection. Part of the 2nd Stages Series....
BY WATER Announced as Winner of the BlackStar Pitch; WORLD Channel Awards Co-Producti Photo BY WATER Announced as Winner of the BlackStar Pitch; WORLD Channel Awards Co-Production Deal to Iyabo Kwayana
by BWW News Desk - September 01, 2020

WORLD Channel, the award-winning multimedia platform and content producer, has partnered with BlackStar Film Festival, for the second annual BlackStar Pitch....
AMERICA REFRAMED: DEEJ is the Recipient of a 2017 Peabody Award Photo AMERICA REFRAMED: DEEJ is the Recipient of a 2017 Peabody Award
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

Public Television's AMERICA REFRAMED has won its first Peabody Award, announced today by the Peabody Board of Jurors. Its 2017 presentation, Deej, which had its national broadcast premiere on the AMERICA REFRAMED documentary series on WORLD Channel is among a very select group of honorees as part of...
CSC Offers Election Night Ticket Discount For THE RESISTABLE RISE OF ARTURO UI Starri Photo CSC Offers Election Night Ticket Discount For THE RESISTABLE RISE OF ARTURO UI Starring Raul Esparza
by BWW News Desk - October 25, 2018

Classic Stage Company will offer discounted tickets to the Election Night (November 6) performance of Bertolt Brecht's unsettlingly timeless The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui....
Gregg Mozgala Joins Queens Theatre Staff as Director of Inclusion Photo Gregg Mozgala Joins Queens Theatre Staff as Director of Inclusion
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2019

Queens Theatre announces that Gregg Mozgala has accepted the position of Director of Inclusion at the Flushing Meadows Corona Park performing arts center....
Human-Migration Themed Films To Launch Season 3 of Doc World on Public Television's W Photo Human-Migration Themed Films To Launch Season 3 of Doc World on Public Television's WORLD Channel & PBS Platforms
by TV News Desk - June 20, 2018

Today on World Refugee Day, public television's WORLD Channel announces the lineup of films for season 3 of Doc World, a series that showcases stories that dive deep into the heart of international issues, giving viewers a chance to understand the lives and concerns of people beyond U.S. borders. Th...
WORLD Channel Commemorates Native American Heritage Month with Films Photo WORLD Channel Commemorates Native American Heritage Month with Films
by TV News Desk - November 04, 2020

WORLD Channel in partnership with Vision Maker Media will commemorate Native American Heritage History Month and Veterans Day in November with the broadcast and streaming of more than 40 films that showcase the history and culture of Native Americans....
Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, August 11- with John Cariani, Teal Wicks and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, August 11- with John Cariani, Teal Wicks and More!
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2020

Today (August 11) in live streaming: The Chers reunite on Stars in the House, John Cariani visits The Producer's Perspective, and so much more!...
The 41st Annual Telly Awards Honors Winners Sony Music, Partizan, HBO Latin America, Photo The 41st Annual Telly Awards Honors Winners Sony Music, Partizan, HBO Latin America, ESPN Films & More
by BWW News Desk - June 01, 2020

a??a??a??a??a??a??a?? The Telly Awards, the world's largest honor for video and television content across all screens, has announced this year's winners, including Jeff Buckley's 'Sky Blue Skin' music video from Sony Music Entertainment, Partizan's Hewlett Packard 'Print the Holidays' Christmas comm...
THE UNAFRAID Highlights DACA Youth Caught in Immigration Reform Battle on AMERICA REF Photo THE UNAFRAID Highlights DACA Youth Caught in Immigration Reform Battle on AMERICA REFRAMED
by TV News Desk - August 20, 2019

This fall, America ReFramed, the Peabody-award winning documentary series from American Documentary, Inc. and WORLD Channel, shines a light on National Hispanic Heritage Month as it takes audiences behind the headlines and into the lives of three Latinx DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) ...
CURTAIN UP! Premieres May 11 on World Channel Photo CURTAIN UP! Premieres May 11 on World Channel
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2021

WORLD Channel is presenting a slate of films on the AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islander) experience in recognition of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May....
Epix Sets Premiere Date for BY ANY MEANS NECESSARY Docuseries Photo Epix Sets Premiere Date for BY ANY MEANS NECESSARY Docuseries
by TV News Desk - October 08, 2020

Premium television network EPIX® announced today that four-part docuseries By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem will premiere on November 8, 2020 at 10 PM ET/PT....
Montreal's Collectif9 Releases NO TIME FOR CHAMBER MUSIC Photo Montreal's Collectif9 Releases NO TIME FOR CHAMBER MUSIC
by BWW News Desk - November 27, 2018

Montreal's trailblazing 9-piece classical string band, collectif9 releases its sophomore album featuring music by and inspired by Gustav Mahler. Satirical and serious, frivolous and intense, No Time for Chamber Music delves into rich and complex musical textures with original and intimate arrangemen...