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Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 8:00pm
Holy Pittsburgh!
HOLY PITTSBURGH! is a celebration of many of our city’s sacred places, beautiful buildings, ethnic heritages and religious rites. This hour-long documentary takes you on a tour of some of Pittsburgh’s most memorable and unusual houses of worship. more info | more stories like this

Friday, September 5, 2014 at 9:00pm
Kehinde Wiley: An Economy of Grace
View an intimate portrait of one of this generation’s most intriguing and accomplished visionaries. The program, an exploration of what constitutes beauty in the 21st century, offers a tantalizing look at the intersection of art and fashion. | more stories like this

Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 11:00pm
Austin City Limits: Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell
Country legends Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell return to the ACL stage, playing favorites and songs from their joint LP Old Yellow Moon. more info | more stories like this

Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 9:00pm
Masterpiece: Mystery!: Breathless: Part Three
Otto and Elizabeth’s strange marriage becomes plain. Jean forms an unlikely bond with Margaret. Mulligan breaks down. A climactic series of events is kicked off by a swimsuit contest. The intertwined fates of doctors, nurses, spouses and a police inspector converge. more info | more stories like this

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 9:00pm
Robin Williams Remembered - A Pioneers of Television Special
Remembering Robin Williams (1951-2014). Included:an interview he gave the "Pioneers of Television" series; remarks from friends and colleagues; and clips from throughout his career. | more stories like this

Friday, September 12, 2014 at 9:00pm
James McNeill Whistler and the Case for Beauty
The original art star, Whistler was a caustic wit and man-about-town. For the first time, a film examines the biography of the man and the course of his career. Best known for his painting popularly called “Whistler’s Mother,” by his death, Whistler was one of the most recognized artists in Europe and is today placed in the first rank of modern painters. | more stories like this

Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 11:00pm
Austin City Limits: The Head and the Heart/Gomez
Fresh and seasoned indie rock hits the Austin City Limits stage with the Head and the Heart and Gomez. Seattle’s the Head and the Heart performs tunes from its self-titled debut LP. British veterans Gomez follow with their eclectic modern rock. more info | more stories like this

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  • 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.

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