WQED mobile
menu
close menu

Upcoming TV Highlights

Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 8:00pm
Call The Midwife: Season 3: Episode 4
Jenny’s patient Leah is struggling to cope with her mother’s agoraphobia, as well as her own pregnancy. When her husband is offered a new job and home, Leah knows she can’t leave her mother behind after all they went through to survive the Holocaust. more info | more stories like this

Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 9:00pm
Mr. Selfridge: Season 2: Episode 4
Miss Mardle houses a handsome refugee, Thackeray spies on Leclair and Harry has a showdown at cards with Loxley. more info | more stories like this

Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:00pm
Independent Lens: Muscle Shoals
Located alongside the Tennessee River, Muscle Shoals, Alabama, is the unlikely breeding ground for some of America’s most creative and defiant music. more info | more stories like this

WQED Productions

Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 8:00pm
iQ: smartparent: Aiding Autism
How can digital devices and new technology be helpful to children with autism and other special needs? Join us as we discuss which apps, games, and other forms of media can be beneficial in the classroom and beyond. more info | | more stories like this

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 8:00pm
Pioneers of Television: Doctors and Nurses
From George Clooney on “ER” to Richard Chamberlain on “Dr. Kildare,” television’s long love affair with doctors and nurses shows no signs of letting up. Noah Wyle, Anthony Edwards, Gloria Reuben and Eriq LaSalle open up about the secrets of “ER”; Howie Mandel, Ed Begley Jr. and Christina Pickles revisit “St. Elsewhere.” The episode also features the final interview with Chad Everett of “Medical Center” before his recent death. more info | more stories like this

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 9:00pm
American Masters: A Fierce Green Fire
Experience the battle for a living planet in the first big-picture exploration of the environmental movement, spanning 50 years of grassroots and global activism. more info | more stories like this

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 8:00pm
Nature: Snow Monkeys
In the frigid valleys of Japan’s Shiga Highlands, a troop of snow monkeys functions in a complex society of rank and privilege where each knows his and her place. more info | more stories like this

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 9:00pm
NOVA: Inside Animal Minds: Who's the Smartest?
What makes an animal smart? Many scientists believe the secret lies in relationships. Throughout the animal kingdom, some of the cleverest creatures — including humans — seem to be those who live in complex social groups, like dolphins, elephants and apes. Could the skills required to keep track of friend and foe make animals smarter? more info | more stories like this

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 10:00pm
Your Inner Fish: Your Inner Monkey
Our primate progenitors had bodies a lot like those of modern monkeys and spent tens of millions of years living in trees. From them we inherited our versatile hands, amazing vision and capable brains — but also some less beneficial traits, including our bad backs and terrible sense of smell. | more stories like this

Friday, April 25, 2014 at 9:00pm
Great Performances: Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty
Choreographer Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty marks the choreographer’s return to the music of Tchaikovsky to complete his acclaimed reinterpretations of the composer’s trio of masterworks that began in 1992 with Nutcracker! and followed in 1995 with Swan Lake. more info | more stories like this

Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 11:00pm
Austin City Limits: Norah Jones/Kat Edmonson
Jazz and pop cross on ACL with Norah Jones and Kat Edmonson. Jones sings songs from her Dangermouse-produced album Little Broken Hearts. Edmonson showcases the song stylings of her LP Way Down Low. more info | more stories like this

Requests

Requests

featured specials

  • Portraits for the Homefront: The Story of Elizabeth Black
    The poignant story unfolds as we explore Black’s lost art career, seek out elderly veterans who encountered Miss Black on the battlefield, and present to amazed and appreciative families portraits that never arrived.
  • Classical Crossroads
    Where classical music crosses paths with rock and roll, world music, folk music and jazz. Listen to interviews with people who make good music here.

featured specials

  • Portraits for the Homefront: The Story of Elizabeth Black
    The poignant story unfolds as we explore Black’s lost art career, seek out elderly veterans who encountered Miss Black on the battlefield, and present to amazed and appreciative families portraits that never arrived.
  • Classical Crossroads
    Where classical music crosses paths with rock and roll, world music, folk music and jazz. Listen to interviews with people who make good music here.

Clubs, FAQ, Awards

 

Other Links

featured specials