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will.i.am in concert at Royal Albert Hall.
Courtesy of Christie Goodwin / PBS

Fri. Apr. 20 at 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Experience will.i.am live in concert from London’s Royal Albert Hall. 

Bill Nye: Science Guy | POV

Apr 12, 2018
Bill Nye
Courtesy of David Alvarado/Structure Films / PBS

Wed. Apr. 18 at 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Follow Bill Nye as he seeks to change the world through science.

Luisa Miller | Metropolitan Opera

Apr 8, 2018
A scene from Verdi's Luisa Miller.
Ken Howard / Metropolitan Opera

Sat., April 14 at 1pm on WKAR Radio 90.5 FM | Plácido Domingo adds yet another role to his legendary Met career in this rarely performed Verdi gem, a heart-wrenching tragedy of fatherly love.

The Perfect Crime | American Experience

Apr 4, 2018
Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb
Courtesy / PBS

Tue. Apr. 10 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Re-examine the shocking story of Leopold and Loeb, who murdered a 14-year-old boy in 1924.

Unforgotten | Masterpiece

Apr 2, 2018
Nicola Walker as DCI Cassie Stuart and Sanjeev Bhaskar as DS Sunny Khan
Courtesy of John Rogers/Mainstreet Pictures / p

Sundays Apr. 8 - May 13, 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Follow a stone-cold case of murder that tests the wits of crime-solving duo DCI Cassie Stuart and DS Sunny Khan.

Lucia di Lammermoor | Metropolitan Opera

Apr 1, 2018
A scene from Donizetti's "Lucia di Lammermoor," with Natalie Dessay in the title role.
Ken Howard / Metropolitan Opera

Sat., April 7 at 1pm on WKAR Radio 90.5 FM | The role of the fragile title heroine who teeters between love and madness is shared by sopranos Olga Peretyatko-Mariotti and Pretty Yende.

Family Night | PBS Kids

Mar 31, 2018
Watch Ready Jet Go! during July Family Night
Courtesy of Wind Dancer Films / PBS

7pm-9pm Fri, Sat, Sun on WKAR-HD 23.4 | Enjoy April's Family Nights on WKAR PBS Kids Channel!

Roads to Memphis | American Experience

Mar 28, 2018
Striking members of Memphis Local 1733 hold “I Am a Man” signs, the slogan that symbolized the sanitation workers 1968 campaign.
Courtesy of Richard L. Copley / PBS

Tue. Apr. 3 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Witness the fatefully entwined stories of assassin James Earl Ray and his target, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The Child in Time | Masterpiece

Mar 26, 2018
Shown from left to right: Beatrice White as Kate Lewis and Benedict Cumberbatch as Stephen Lewis
Courtesy of Pinewood Television, SunnyMarch TV and MASTERPIECE for BBC One and MASTERPIECE / PBS

Sun. Apr. 1 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | A moment of distraction triggers a crisis in the lives of a happy, successful British couple in Ian McEwan’s haunting tale of a lost child and redeemed love.

Così Fan Tutte | Metropolitan Opera

Mar 25, 2018
A scene from Phelim McDermott's new production of Mozart'sCosì fan tutte . Photographed here at the English National Opera.
Martin Smith / Metropolitan Opera

Sat., Mar. 31 at 1pm on WKAR Radio 90.5 FM | A winning cast comes together for Mozart’s comedy about the sexes, set in a carnival-esque, funhouse environment inspired by 1950s Coney Island.

Dolores | Independent Lens

Mar 21, 2018
United Farm Workers leader Dolores Huerta organizing marchers on the 2nd day of March Coachella in Coachella, CA 1969. 'Dolores' Premieres March 27 on WKAR-TV.
Courtesy of © 1976 George Ballis / Take Stock / The Image Works / PBS

Tue. Mar. 27 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Meet the indomitable Dolores Huerta, who has tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice.

Call The Midwife | Season 7

Mar 19, 2018
Leonie Elliott as Nurse Lucille Anderson
Courtesy of Neal Street Productions 2017 / PBS

Sun. Mar. 25 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | In the Season 7 premiere, Poplar welcomes midwife Lucille Anderson, the first West Indian midwife to be featured as a series regular.

Turandot | Metropolitan Opera

Mar 18, 2018
Marcelo Álvarez as Calàf in Puccini's Turandot.
Marty Sohl / Metropolitan Opera

Sat., Mar. 24 at 1pm on WKAR Radio 90.5 FM | Puccini’s grand spectacle of legendary China stars Oksana Dyka and Martina Serafin in the role of the ice princess and Aleksandrs Antonenko as the unknown prince who must thaw her heart or die. 

Jackie Robinson | Ken Burns'

Mar 13, 2018
Jackie Robinson
Hulton Archive Getty Images / PBS

Monday-Tuesday, Mar. 19-20 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Examine the life and times of Jackie Robinson, who crossed baseball’s color line in 1947.

Elektra | Metropolitan Opera

Mar 11, 2018
Christine Goerke, seen here as the Dyer's Wife in Richard Strauss's Die Frau ohne Schatten. will sing the title role in Strauss's "Elektra in the 17-18 season.
Ken Howard / Metropolitan Opera

Sat., Mar. 17 at 1pm on WKAR Radio 90.5 FM | Christine Goerke sings her first Elektra at the Met in Patrice Chéreau’s landmark production.

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