How Sherlock Changed the World

How Sherlock Changed the World

Jan 4, 2016

Airing Tuesday, Jan. 5 from 9-11 p.m. and Wednesday, Jan. 6 from 11 p.m. – 1 a.m. The fictional Sherlock Holmes was a scientist who used chemistry, bloodstains and minute traces of evidence to catch criminals. In an era when eyewitness reports and “smoking gun” evidence were needed to convict criminals, Sherlock Holmes’ crime-scene methods […]

WTVI PBS Charlotte Contests

WTVI PBS Charlotte Contests

Jan 1, 2016

Welcome to the WTVI PBS Charlotte contest page! Whether you saw a contest mentioned online, on TV, or elsewhere, this is your portal to getting to the information you need for the contests you’d like to enter. As entries officially begin for contests related to education, community, outreach, and more, we will keep this page […]

MASTERPIECE: Sherlock – The Abominable Bride

MASTERPIECE: Sherlock – The Abominable Bride

Dec 21, 2015

Join us Sunday, Jan. 10 at 10 PM and 11 PM for MASTERPIECE Sherlock: The Abominable Bride! Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game) and Martin Freeman (The Hobbit) return as Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson in the acclaimed modern retelling of Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic stories. But now, our heroes find themselves in 1890s London. Beloved […]

Prohibition: A Nation of Hypocrites (Part 3 of 3)

Prohibition: A Nation of Hypocrites (Part 3 of 3)

Dec 21, 2015

Tune in Wednesday, Dec. 30 at 8 PM for the third and final episode of the three-part series, Prohibition. PROHIBITION: A Nation of Hypocrites Support for Prohibition diminishes in the mid-1920s as the playfulness of sneaking around for a drink gives way to disenchantment with its glaring unintended consequences. By criminalizing one of the nation’s […]

Sinatra: Voice for a Century (with the New York Philharmonic)

Sinatra: Voice for a Century (with the New York Philharmonic)

Dec 21, 2015

Join us Thursday, Dec. 31 at 8 PM as we celebrate the music of Frank Sinatra on the occasion of his 100th birthday. Sinatra: Voice for a Century is a very special gala concert presented by Lincoln Center and the New York Philharmonic. Music Director Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic as star-studded artists […]

Nature: Magic of the Snowy Owl

Nature: Magic of the Snowy Owl

Dec 21, 2015

Join us Thursday, Dec. 24 at 8 PM for a Nature: Magic of the Snowy Owl! Throughout the long months of the Arctic’s frozen winter the sun remains below the horizon. The cold is intensified by the darkness, making life here difficult, if not impossible, for all but the toughest and most experienced of animals. […]