Country Music | A Film by Ken Burns
Explore the history of a uniquely American art form: country music. The series, directed by Ken Burns, features never-before-seen footage and photographs, plus interviews with more than 80 country music artists. No one has told the story this way before.
COUNTRY MUSIC will stream for free and be available on all station-branded PBS platforms, including PBS.org and the PBS Video App, available on iOS, Android, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Chromecast. PBS station members will be able to view all episodes via Passport.
10thirtysix tells the inspiring story of a youth baseball coach who won't let his disability keep him on the bench. He shares the high and lows of living with Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy on his monthly podcast. Sharing his experiences, and his courage and determination in overcoming the obstacles he faces, benefits both his listeners and himself.
Fri, Sept 20 @ 8:00 PM
Now Hear This: Vivaldi: Something Completely Different
Explore northern Italy with Maestro Scott Yoo and discover how Vivaldi's classical masterwork "The Four Seasons" merged religious melodies, opera and virtuosic violin playing to create a new era of music.
Wed, Sept 4 @ 7:00 PM
Animal Babies: First Year On Earth: Testing Limits
Learn the new challenges baby animals face once they can get around on their own. Every day brings new trials and tribulations, like searching for food, surviving in harsh environments and bonding with family members.
Thu, Sept 26 @ 7:30 PM
The Arts Page
The Arts Page showcases the Junior Docent School Program at the Milwaukee Art Museum. For over 40 years, more than 150,000 elementary school students have explored how art impacts their critical thinking. We follow the students from ALBA School in Milwaukee as they develop a context for art in their lives, culminating in an artistic interpretation of the works in the museum's permanent collection.
The Durrells in Corfu
The future looks bright for the eccentric Durrells. Louisa turns the family villa into a guest house and Cousin Basil moves in. Larry enjoys love with two ballerinas, Leslie throws himself into his job, and Gerry and Margo have business ambitions.
Aidan Turner returns as the heroic Ross Poldark for a final season of drama in Cornwall. Also returning are Eleanor Tomlinson as Demelza and Jack Farthing as George Warleggan.
A new film by Milwaukee PBS shines a light on the crisis of teens and mental health, and is igniting public awareness and discussion. Kids in Crisis: You’re Not Alone tells the gripping stories of four local young people and their experiences with mental illness and suicidal thoughts. The documentary is generating a considerable amount of public conversation, and is airing on PBS stations across the country this fall. A public screening of Kids in Crisis: You’re Not Alone will be held on Wednesday, September 25 at 6:15 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Cedarburg. The event also features a resource fair and a discussion with mental health experts following the film. For more information, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on Kids in Crisis: You’re Not Alone, including future air dates on Milwaukee PBS, visit www.milwaukeepbs.org.
Milwaukee PBS Presents continues this month with a powerful installment of 10thirtysix. On September 19, 10thirtysix tells the inspiring story of a youth baseball coach who won't let his disability keep him on the bench. Then on September 26, The Arts Pageshowcases the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Junior Art Docent program, which has given over 150,000 elementary school students the chance to explore art in a profound way.
For full local program details, visit MilwaukeePBS.org.