Downton Abbey Returns!
Join host Jim Carter (Mr. Carson) for a celebration of the beloved hit series and a sneak peek at the upcoming movie. Features new interviews with the cast and creators and never-before-seen video clips.
Norman Mineta and His Legacy:
An American Story
Meet the statesman who served as cabinet secretary for Presidents Clinton and George W. Bush. Imprisoned by the U.S. during World War II for his Japanese ancestry, Mineta rose to become the first Asian American to serve in a presidential cabinet.
Tue, May 21 @ 8:00 PM
For nearly half a century, Russian emigrant Emma Goldman was the most controversial woman in America, taunting the mainstream with her fervent attacks on government, big business, and war. To the tabloids, she was “Red Emma, Queen of the Anarchists.”
Fri, May 24 @ 9:00 PM
Live From the Lincoln Center:
Stars in Concert
Two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster brings her irresistible talent and effusive charm to the intimate Appel Room for a special night with a special guest, two-time Tony nominee Jonathan Groff (Hamilton, Spring Awakening, Glee).
Sun May 26 @ 7:00 PM
National Memorial Day Concert
The NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT, an American tradition honoring our heroes, returns live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol for a special 30th-anniversary broadcast. America's national night of remembrance takes us back to the real meaning of the holiday through personal stories interwoven with musical performances.
Frontline: Sex Trafficking in America
Exposing the hidden reality of sex trafficking, inside a police unit and a victim's harrowing story. Filmed over three years, an up-close look at how victims are groomed and sold and innovative ways undercover police target traffickers and buyers.
Take a theatrical journey with physicist Brian Greene to uncover how Albert Einstein developed his theory of relativity. In this vivid play, science is illuminated on stage and screen through innovative projections and an original score.
The new season of Next Avenue offers new topics, new ideas, and a new host - John McGivern. The first installment of Next Avenue Community Conversations takes a look at how Alzheimer's effects families. Recorded in Ripon, it features professionals from family medicine, adult protective services, hospice and palliative care, and internal medicine. This program airs on Thursday, May 16 at 7:00 p.m. on Milwaukee PBS 10.
Around the Corner with John McGivern visits Oak Creek, and finds out why this sleepy community has recently turned into a “boom town.” Outdoor Wisconsintravels to Wind Point lighthouse on Racine County's Lake Michigan shoreline.
Milwaukee PBS Presents continues this month with10thirtysixand The Arts Page. First, on May 16, 10thirtysixpresents a powerful one-hour special. Kids in Crisis: You're Not Alonetells the stories of four local young people and their experiences with mental illness and suicide. The following week, on May 23, The Arts Page steps inside the historic Pabst Mansion to discover the legacy of beer baron Captain Frederick Pabst, his family, his company and his home.
For full local program details, visit MilwaukeePBS.org.