StayTuned Update

Updates and notes on WKAR programs and events.

Tre Maison Dasan | Independent Lens

Mar 29, 2019
Tre Maison Dasan
Courtesy of Jon Gourley / PBS

Mon. , Apr. 1, 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Meet three of the estimated one in 14 American children growing up with a parent in prison.

Call the Midwife | Season 8 | WKAR TV

Mar 28, 2019
Courtesy of Neal Street Productions / PBS

Sundays, Mar. 31–May 19, 8pm on WKAR -HD 23.1 |  At the start of season eight, it’s spring of 1964, and everyone is excited for the Queen’s royal birth!

SPECIAL: The Mueller Report

Mar 25, 2019

8pm Mon. Mar. 25 on WKAR-HD | Frontline and PBS NewsHour present "The Mueller Report." Hosted by Judy Woodruff, the ninety-minute special features a Frontline documentary chronicling the dramatic events that led the White House and the nation to this historic moment, followed by PBS NewsHour panel discussion and analysis.

Mister Rogers: It's You I Like

Mar 13, 2019
Mister Rogers: It's You I Like

Thu. Mar. 14, 2019 at 8pm on WKAR World | Celebrate "Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood," the pioneering children's series that premiered nationally 50 years ago.

Peter, Paul and Mary at Newport 1963-65

Mar 8, 2019
in performance

Fri. Mar. 8 • 8pm WKAR-HD | Performances by Peter, Paul and Mary at Newport during the peak of the 1960s folk revival.

Andrea Bocelli at 60 | Great Performances

Mar 8, 2019

Fri. Mar. 8 • 10:30pm | A celebration of Andrea Bocelli's 60th birthday features well-known arias and music from his album, "Si"; special guests include Dua Lipa, Aida Garifullina and Bocelli's son, Matteo.

Celtic Woman: Ancient Land

Mar 8, 2019
outdoor portrait

Sun. Mar. 8 • 9:30pm WKAR-HD | Celtic Woman performs old and new songs at Johnstown Castle in County Wexford, Ireland.


Sat. Mar. 9 • 10pm WKAR-HD | A celebration of singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell's work features performances by James Taylor, Graham Nash, Chaka Khan, Norah Jones, Emmylou Harris, Seal and Rufus Wainwright.

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- Uncovering America

Mar 4, 2019

8PM Tue. Mar. 5 WKAR-HD | The life and work of Emmy Award-winning filmmaker and literary scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Groban singing on stage

8PM Mon. Mar. 4 WKAR-HD | Join the global superstar with the instantly recognizable voice, along with special guests Idina Menzel and Jennifer Nettles for this critically-acclaimed, sold-out concert taped at the famed New York landmark.

Victoria | Season 3 Finale

Mar 2, 2019
Albert and Victoria

9PM Sun. Mar. 3 WKAR HD | The White Elephant. The world's eyes are on the Great Exhibitions, and the royal couple. Does triumph or failure beckon?

Doc Martin | Education, Education, Education

Mar 2, 2019
Louisa and Martin

9PM Sat. Mar. 2 WKAR HD | Louisa and Martin have their first therapy session together, but neither of them expected to be given homework.

Michigan State of the State 2019

Feb 15, 2019
portrait: Whitmer

From Tue. Feb. 12, 2019 | WATCH IT HERE | LISTEN HERE

In her first address to a joint convention of the State House of Representatives and Senate, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer lays out her new legislative year agenda.

American Masters
Courtesy / PBS

Fri., Feb. 22, 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | See how country star Charley Pride used music to triumph over prejudice and injustice.

Appalachian Spring | DSO Live

Feb 13, 2019
portrait with piano
Christian Steiner

Fri., Feb. 15 10:40am on 90.5 FM | Live from Orchestra Hall in Detroit and hosted by Dave Wagner.