American Experience: The Forgotten Plague

American Experience: The Forgotten Plague

Feb 6, 2015

Watch Wednesday, February 11th at 9pm! Tuberculosis is the deadliest killer in human history, responsible for one in four deaths for almost two centuries. While it shaped medical pursuits, social habits, economic development and public policy, TB and its impact are poorly understood.

Everyone Has a Place

Everyone Has a Place

Feb 3, 2015

Watch Tuesday, February 3 at 9pm! Only on WTVI! Join us for the world premiere of Wynton Marsalis’s original composition, along with the Live from Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, as they perform at Charlotte’s Friendship Missionary Baptist Church.  

Shakespeare Uncovered

Shakespeare Uncovered

Feb 2, 2015

Shakespeare Uncovered: Othello with David Harewood Watch Friday, February 6th at 10pm! In 1997, David Harewood was the first black actor to play Othello on stage at the National Theatre in London. In this episode, he unravels the complex issues of prejudice and jealousy that are threaded throughout the play, as well as returning to […]

Shakespeare Uncovered

Shakespeare Uncovered

Feb 2, 2015

Shakespeare Uncovered: The Taming of the Shrew w/Morgan Freeman Watch Friday, February 6 at 9pm! In 1990, Morgan Freeman famously starred in a Wild West version of The Taming of the Shrew for Shakespeare in the Park in New York. Freeman sets out to understand how and why the play, one of the Bard’s first works, was […]

Submission Period
Now Open!

Submission Period <br />Now Open!

Feb 1, 2015

Deadline: Monday, March 16th! The awards will recognize 6th – 12th grade students and teachers from the station’s 13-county viewing area who exhibit excellence in the field of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Nominees can either nominate themselves or someone they know who builds, performs or organizes STEM-related programs for charities, social clubs or […]