Step back in time and journey through the compelling history of a truly American art form when COUNTRY MUSIC, a new eight-part, 16-hour film directed by Ken Burns, and produced by Burns and his long-time collaborators Dayton Duncan and Julie … Continued
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Local USA: ’63 Boycott – 6 p.m.
Stories from the Stage: School Days—Teacher Tales – 6:30 p.m.
America ReFramed: Councilwoman – 5 p.m.
Doc World: Prize of the Pole – 7 p.m.
Stories from the Stage: School Days—Student Tales … Continued
Fifty years since its inception, “Sesame Street” still sets the standard for representation and diversity on television.
By Victoria Gonzalez
The following article originally appeared on PBSSoCal.org.
It’s around 1999 in Tijuana, and I’m lying down with my tummy to the rug and … Continued
Airs Monday, Sept. 30 at 6 p.m.
Four young people share their mental health journeys in hopes of encouraging others to get help for their mental health challenges. A documentary on youth mental health produced in partnership with the USA TODAY … Continued
Airs Tuesday, Sept. 3 at 5 p.m.
Politicians aren’t often full-time hotel housekeepers, union members, grandmothers, and immigrants working service jobs. But Carmen Castillo changes that when she wins a seat on the City Council in Providence, Rhode Island. Carmen Castillo … Continued
Here’s a closer look at some of programs airing during the September Member Drive. Many of the programs aired feature special pledge premiums or the opportunity for tickets to live events.
Downton Abbey Live! ** Ticket Opportunity**
Downton Abbey Returns **Ticket Opportunity**
Mannheim … Continued
Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 8 p.m. & Saturday, Sept. 14 at 6:00 p.m.
(Overnight repeats Thursday, Sept. 12 at 2:00 a.m.)
This documentary tells the story of Dick Proenneke who, in the late 1960s, built his own cabin in the wilderness at … Continued
Monday, Sept. 9 at 8 p.m. & Saturday, Sept. 14 at 4:30 p.m.
Casey Tibbs is celebrated as the cowboy who elevated rodeo from its corrupt contests of the early 1900s and into the multimillion-dollar sport it is today. FLOATING HORSES: … Continued
Saturday, Sept. 7 at 4:30 p.m.
This Old House celebrates the 40th season of the groundbreaking PBS home improvement series with an hour-long anniversary special.
The program includes interviews with hosts and cast members, vintage clips, and favorite moments from the series … Continued
Thursday, Sept. 5 at 9:30 p.m. & Saturday, Sept. 7 at 9:00 p.m.
In 2005, ukulele master Jake Shimabukuro exploded onto the musical scene with his phenomenal inter-pretation of George Harrison’s “While My Guitar Gently Weeps.” Since then, he has performed … Continued