StayTuned Update

Updates and notes on WKAR programs and events.

Mister Rogers: It's You I Like

Dec 2, 2019
Fred Rogers
Courtesy / PBS

Mon., Dec. 2, 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Celebrate "Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood," the pioneering children's series that premiered nationally 50 years ago. Watch and Call or Give Now Here for special offers! 

What the Durrells Did Next | Masterpiece

Nov 30, 2019
Host standing in front of water
Courtesy of Burning Bright Productions / Tim Knighta / PBS

Sun., Dec. 1, 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Learn the true story of the secrets, heartbreaks and triumphs of one of TV’s best-loved families. Watch and Call or GIVE NOW for special offers!

Kinky Boots | Great Performances

Nov 28, 2019
Courtesy of Matt Crocket / PBS

Fri., Nov. 29, 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Enjoy the Tony-winning musical about friendship and extraordinary shoes with songs by Cyndi LauperWatch and Call for special offers! 

The Plastic Problem | PBS NewsHour

Nov 26, 2019
Courtesy / PBS

Wed., Nov. 27, 10 pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Are the existing strategies for tackling plastic pollution really making any difference? 

College Behind Bars | Premiere

Nov 25, 2019
Courtesy / PBS

Mon., Nov. 25, 9 pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Join us as we take an intimate look at the lives, experiences, and words of incarcerated men and women and their families.

The Chaperone | Masterpiece

Nov 17, 2019
Courtesy / PBS

Sun., Nov. 24, 9 pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | The Chaperone brings the star, writer, and director of Downton Abbey together once again! 

Pictures At An Exhibition | DSO Live

Nov 14, 2019
Music Director Laureate Leonard Slatkin
Courtesy / Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Fri., Nov. 15 at 10:40am on WKAR Radio 90.5FM and streaming | Music Director Laureate Leonard Slatkin returns to Orchestra Hall to conduct the world premiere of Mohammed Fairouz's Another Time and Modest Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition

Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary | Special

Nov 11, 2019
Courtesy / PBS

We're celebrating the world's most iconic street with all our furry friends and some very special guests. WATCH NOW

The Warrior Tradition | Special

Nov 6, 2019
Courtesy / PBS

Mon., Nov. 11, 9pm on WKAR-HD 23. 1 | Learn the heartbreaking, inspiring, and largely untold story of the Native Americans in the United States Military. 

Courtesy / Recording Academy

Fri. Oct 18, 9pm on WKAR-HD | Join us for the fourth annual all-star concert offering a primetime spotlight for the Recording Academy’s 2019 Special Merit Awards recipients.