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Sunday, November 27 - Saturday, December 3 9:00 Inside Poldark

Relive the thrilling first season of the swashbuckling romantic series with hints of what’s to come!

10:30 National Park Symphony The Mighty Five

Celebrate the majesty of Utah’s five national parks set to glorious music from the Utah Symphony.

Celtic Woman 8:30 PM NOV. 28

11:30 Christmastime In New Orleans

A festive holiday special showcases the music, sights and acclaimed cuisine of New Orleans.

Sunday 27

LATE NIGHT

MORNING

11:30 Best of ’50s Pop (My Music)

Classic tunes and memorable artists such as Patti Page, The Four Aces, Frankie Lane are showcased.

AFTERNOON

1:30 Rock, Rhythm & Doo Wop

3:30

Frankie Valli hosts performances by Little Richard, The Five Satins and more rock and roll legends.

California Dreamin’: The Songs of the Mamas and the Papas (Ed Sullivan/My Music) Celebrate 50 years of the harmonious pop-folk-rock group that defined an era.

5:00 Ed Sullivan’s Rock ’n’ Roll Classics The ’60s (My Music) Performances from the Beatles, the Doors, the Rolling Stones and more music icons are showcased.

PRIME TIME

7:00 Rick Steves’ Guide to Cuba

Rick tours Havana, visits the verdant national park at Vinales and provides practical travel tips.

8:00 Poldark Season 2 On Masterpiece

An enraged mob threatens George and Elizabeth. Ross and Demelza confront their demons.

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12:30 Ray Conniff Christmas Show: Here We Come A-Caroling

Experience the true spirit of a family Christmas with bandleader Ray Conniff’s 1965 holiday show.

2:00 Austin City Limits 3:00 4:00

Tweedy

Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears Ladonna Harris: Indian 101

Monday 28 PRIME TIME

7:00 Mannheim Steamroller 30/40 Live

Great songs from the Mannheim Steamroller Christmas annual tour include “Deck the Halls” and more.

8:30 Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas

Vocalists Lisa Lambe, Susan McFadden and Meav Ni Mhaolchatha perform timeless holiday favorites.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Rick Steves’ Guide to Cuba 1:00 Poldark Season 2 On Masterpiece 2:00 Inside Poldark

3:30 Charlie Rose 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Tuesday 29 PRIME TIME

7:00 Great Moments from Soundbreaking

4:30 Tavis Smiley

Thursday 1 PRIME TIME

7:00 Live Here

Right On Q: Special Edition Listen in on a conversation between two smoking fiends, Steven Raichlen of host of PBS’ Project Smoke and Tyler Frazer of Tyler’s Barbeque in Amarillo.

Paul McCartney, Roger Waters, Beck, Bonnie Raitt, Quincy Jones, Ringo Starr and more are showcased.

8:30 This Land Is Your Land (My Music)

The Smothers Brothers and Judy Collins host a look at the evolution of modern American folk music.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

8:00 Last of the Breed

A once-in-a-lifetime concert event featuring Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Ray Price.

9:30 Victor Borge’s Timeless Comedy!

The funniest and most memorable skits by legendary pianist and comedian Victor Borge are showcased.

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Mannheim Steamroller 30/40 Live 1:30 Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas 3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Wednesday 30 PRIME TIME

7:00 Nature

My Bionic Pet Amazing prosthetics help disabled animals live their lives again.

8:30 Nature

Super Hummingbirds High speed camerawork and breakthrough new science showcase the fast-paced world of hummingbirds.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Great Moments from Soundbreaking 1:30 Lang Lang’s New York Rhapsody 3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT 12:00 Nature

My Bionic Pet

1:30 Nature

Super Hummingbirds

3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Friday 2 PRIME TIME 7:00 7:30 8:00

Washington Week Charlie Rose The Week Loretta Lynn: American Masters

Country music legend Loretta Lynn’s hardfought road to stardom is explored.

10:30 Charlie Rose 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Live Here

Right On Q: Special Edition

1:00 Last of the Breed

2:30 3:00 4:00 4:30

Western Perspectives: Art & Creativity In West Texas Charlie Rose BBC World News Tavis Smiley

6:01 Live Here

Right On Q: Special Edition Listen in on a conversation between two smoking fiends, Steven Raichlen of host of PBS’ Project Smoke and Tyler Frazer of Tyler’s Barbeque in Amarillo.

Saturday 3 AFTERNOON

12:00 America’s Test Kitchen from Cook’s Illustrated

A Roast for the Holidays The ultimate fennelcoriander top sirloin roast and duck fat-roasted potatoes are prepared.

12:35 Cook’s Country

PRIME TIME

7:00 Max Raabe & Palast Orchester: Let’s Do It

Enjoy high style and humor with the crooner’s salute to the timeless melodies of the 1920s and ’30s.

8:30 Daniel O’Donnell: Stand Beside Me

Singer Daniel O’Donnell and his band perform Irish, country, gospel and rock favorites in Detroit.

Big Family Breakfast

1:11 Lidia Celebrates America

Home for the Holidays Chef and restaurateur Lidia Bastianich celebrates the holiday traditions of her native Italy.

10:00 The Last Waltz

Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Joni Mitchell and more perform with legendary rock group The Band in 1978.

2:25 Martha Bakes

Pumpkin A delectable pumpkin pecan pie, and a velvety smooth cheesecake and pumpkin bread are served.

3:01 P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home

Getting Ready for Christmas Allen uses fresh greenery inside the home, including fireplace mantles and a children’s room.

LATE NIGHT 1:00 3:30 4:00 4:30

Loretta Lynn: American Masters Washington Week Charlie Rose The Week Across The Creek

3:37 Sara’s Weeknight Meals

Holiday Food Gifts Homemade marshmallows with a hot chocolate mix and homemade cheese crackers are made.

4:13 Chef’s Life Holiday Special

Vivian Howard hosts her own vision of the season’s celebrations with peanut brittle and much more.

5:27 Alsatian Christmas Table with Chef Hubert Keller

Alsatian Christmas Treats Chef Keller prepares Alsatian Fruitcake and petits bonhommes served with hot chocolate.

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Sunday, December 4- Saturday, December 10 LATE NIGHT

12:00 Secrets of Althorp The Spencers 1:00 Anne of Green Gables (2016) 2:30 Katmai: Alaska’s Wild Peninsula 3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Tuesday 6

Pearl Harbor: Into the Arizona 8 PM DEC. 6

Sunday 4 AFTERNOON

12:30 Farm Winter with Jerry Apps

Historian Jerry Apps shares stories of how his family worked together to survive the long winters.

2:00 The Highwaymen Live at Nassau Coliseum Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson shine in this 1990 performance.

3:30 Rick Steves’ Guide to Cuba

Rick tours Havana, visits the verdant national park at Vinales and provides practical travel tips.

4:30 National Park Symphony The Mighty Five

Celebrate the majesty of Utah’s five national parks set to glorious music from the Utah Symphony.

5:30 Mannheim Steamroller 30/40 Live Great songs from the Mannheim Steamroller Christmas annual tour include “Deck the Halls” and more.

PRIME TIME

7:00 Lang Lang’s New York Rhapsody Internationally acclaimed pianist Lang Lang performs a love letter to New York.

8:30 Il Volo Buon Natale

The young Italian trio performs “Let It Snow,” “Silent Night” and more great holiday favorites.

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10:00 Victor Borge’s Timeless Comedy!

The funniest and most memorable skits by legendary pianist and comedian Victor Borge are showcased.

11:30 Rock, Rhythm & Doo Wop

Frankie Valli hosts performances by Little Richard, The Five Satins and more rock and roll legends.

1:30 Max Raabe & Palast Orchester: Let’s Do It 3:00 Daniel O’Donnell: Stand Beside Me 4:30 Katmai: Alaska’s Wild Peninsula

Monday 5 PRIME TIME

7:00 Antiques Roadshow Austin, Hour Three Fantastic finds include a scrapbook of World War II photos an 1875 “Pictorial St. Louis.”

8:00 Antiques Roadshow

Bismarck, Hour One Highlights include a 1939 collection from the rescue operation of sunken Navy submarine USS Squalus.

9:00 The Greeks

Cavemen to Kings Uncover the first draft of Western civilization, basis of the coming revolution in human thought

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

PRIME TIME

7:00 Pearl Harbor: USS Oklahoma The Final Story

The USS Oklahoma, the only battleship to capsize during the Pearl Harbor attack, is explored.

8:00 Pearl Harbor: Into The Arizona

An expedition to explore inside the USS Arizona reveals the aftermath of the Pearl Harbor attack.

9:00 Frontline

The Secret History of ISIS The inside story of the creation of ISIS and how America missed the many warning signs.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Antiques Roadshow Austin, Hour Three

1:00 Antiques Roadshow Bismarck, Hour One

2:00 The Greeks

Cavemen to Kings

3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Wednesday 7 PRIME TIME

7:00 Nature

Love in the Animal Kingdom The subtle, outrageous and romantic antics of gorillas, flamingos and other animals are revealed.

8:00 NOVA

Bombing Hitler’s Supergun Engineers and World War II historians investigate Hitler’s fearsome bank of “superguns.”

9:00 Pearl Harbor: Into The Arizona 10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Pearl Harbor: USS Oklahoma The Final Story 1:00 Pearl Harbor: Into The Arizona 2:00 Frontline

The Secret History of ISIS

3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Thursday 8 PRIME TIME

8:30 Overheard with Evan Smith

1:30 Overheard with Evan Smith

9:00 The This Old House Hour

2:00 The This Old House Hour 3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Diane Guerrero, Actor Diane Guerrero is an actress on the hit shows Orange Is the New Black and Jane the Virgin. The new foundation is parged to match the old stucco and the living room windows are replaced.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT 12:00 Nature

Love in the Animal Kingdom

1:00 NOVA

Bombing Hitler’s Supergun

2:00 3:00 4:00 4:30

7:00 Live Here

Witness Amarillo man Steve Walton’s grandmother hid Jews during the German invasion of Budapest, saving their lives and writing about the experience in a diary that now is an artifact of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.

7:30 Daytripper

Monahans Chet samples some Texas BBQ in West Texas and sleds down Monahans’s Sahara-like sand dunes.

8:00 Two for the Road

Alaska: Cruising The Inside Passage Nik and Dusty make their first-ever visit to Alaska, where they explore its famed Inside Passage and encounter its diverse and spectacular wildlife aboard a small-ship expedition cruise.

Pearl Harbor: Into The Arizona Charlie Rose BBC World News Tavis Smiley

Friday 9 PRIME TIME 7:00 7:30 8:00

Washington Week Charlie Rose The Week First You Dream: The Music of Kander & Ebb

An all-star cast performs “Cabaret” and other classic songs by the Broadway songwriting team.

9:00 Hitmakers

Artists and label mavericks provide a look at the music industry’s resilience in the digital age.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Live Here Witness

12:30 Daytripper Monahans

1:00 Two for the Road Alaska: Cruising The Inside Passage

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Saturday 10 PRIME TIME

7:00 The Lawrence Welk Show Southtown, U.S.A “Paper Doll,” “Hummingbird” and “Wayward Wind” are performed. Barbara Boylan is the guest.

8:00 Classic Gospel

Homecoming, Texas Style “Give the World a Smile,” “Just a Little While” and more songs are performed in Fort Worth, Texas.

9:00 Rosemary and Thyme

Sweet Angelica Rosemary and Laura are dragged into a mystery from the past and a bitter present-day rivalry.

10:00 Austin City Limits

Ryan Adams/ Shakey Graves Ryan Adams performs an acoustic set of hits and deep cuts. Singersongwriter Shakey Graves appears.

11:00 Live from the Artists Den

Panic! at the Disco The Los Angeles-based band, led by Brendon Urie, offer a boisterous performance at the Mayan Theater

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Washington Week 12:30 Charlie Rose The Week 1:00 First You Dream: The Music of Kander & Ebb 2:00 Hitmakers 3:00 Christmas Carol: The Concert 4:30 European Christmas Markets

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Sunday, December 11 - Saturday, December 17 Monday 12 PRIME TIME

7:00 Antiques Roadshow

Bismarck, Hour Two A miniature Japanese china set made for dolls and a Chinese Imperial ceremonial outfit are featured.

8:00 Antiques Roadshow

Bismarck, Hour Three A letter written by George Washington and two Irish dragoon swallowtail guidon flags are appraised.

9:00 The Greeks

Secrets of the Dead 9 PM DEC. 14

Sunday 11 PRIME TIME

7:00 The Manners of Downton Abbey: A Masterpiece Special

The historical advisor to Downton Abbey explores how the aristocratic set behaved in 1900s Britain.

8:00 Great Performances

The Hollow Crown: Henry VI, Part I England is in crisis. War rages and divisions within the English court threaten the crown.

10:00 Rosemary and Thyme Sweet Angelica

The Good Strife Watch as the rising civilization and all that it promises face its gravest tests.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 The Manners of Downton Abbey: A Masterpiece Special 1:00 Great Performances The Hollow Crown: Henry VI, Part I

3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Tuesday 13 PRIME TIME

11:00 To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe 11:30 Religion & Ethics Newsweekly

7:00 The Central Park Five

LATE NIGHT

9:00 Frontline

12:00 The Lawrence Welk Show Southtown, U.S.A

1:00 Classic Gospel

Homecoming Texas Style

2:00 Austin City Limits Ryan Adams/ Shakey Graves

3:00 Live from the Artists Den

Panic! at the Disco

4:00 Jordan Smith: ’Tis The Season

The miscarriage of justice that followed the rape of a Central Park jogger in 1989 is examined. From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians Pax Romana/A Light to the Nations Explores the life of Jesus and depicts the origins of Christianity using historical evidence.

11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Antiques Roadshow Bismarck, Hour Two

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1:00 Antiques Roadshow Bismarck, Hour Three

8:00 Two for the Road

Tanzania: The Search for the Big Five Nik and Dusty travel to wild and beautiful Tanzania for their firstever African safari. But will the weather wash away their hopes of capturing Africa’s “Big Five” animals on camera?

2:00 The Greeks

The Good Strife

3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Wednesday 14 PRIME TIME

7:00 Nature

Legendary White Stallions This story of the famous Lipizzaner stallions focuses on the bond between the horses and caregivers.

8:00 NOVA

Mystery of a Masterpiece Cutting edge imaging analysis helps tie a striking portrait of a young woman to Leonardo da Vinci.

9:00 Secrets of the Dead

Van Gogh’s Ear The night when Vincent van Gogh cut his own ear defines his turbulent life and art.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

8:30 Overheard with Evan Smith

R.L. Stine, Author R.L. Stine is a novelist best known for his children’s horror novels including Goosebumps.

9:00 The This Old House Hour 10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT 12:00 Nature

Legendary White Stallions

1:00 NOVA

Mystery of a Masterpiece

2:00 Secrets of the Dead Van Gogh’s Ear

3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

LATE NIGHT

12:00 The Central Park Five 2:00 Frontline From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians - Pax Romana/A Light to the Nations

4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Thursday 15 PRIME TIME

7:00 Live Here

Yellow City Sounds Live — Yvonne Perea Amarillo singersongwriter Yvonne Perea performs live from the Panhandle PBS studios.

7:30 Daytripper

Lubbock Chet heads to Lubbock to explore the Texas High Plains and visit Texas Tech University.

Friday 16

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Live Here

Yellow City Sounds Live Yvonne Perea

12:30 Daytripper Lubbock

1:00 Two for the Road

Tanzania: The Search for the Big Five

1:30 Overheard with Evan Smith R.L. Stine, Author

2:00 The This Old House Hour 3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00A BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Saturday 17 PRIME TIME

7:00 The Lawrence Welk Show

Pleasant Dreams Big Tiny Little is the guest. Great songs include “Cheek To Cheek” and “One Dozen Roses.”

8:00 Classic Gospel

Mountain Homecoming “There’s Something About a Mountain,” “Go Rest High on That Mountain” and more songs are performed.

9:00 Rosemary and Thyme A Simple Plot Rosemary and Laura get caught up in a professor’s fight to stop his land from being sold to developers.

10:00 Austin City Limits

Sleater-Kinney/ Heartless Bastards Relish the best in smart indie rock with Seattle veterans Sleater-Kinney and Heartless Bastards.

11:00 Live from the Artists Den

Young the Giant Alt-rockers Young the Giant perform an intimate show at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles.

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Washington Week 12:30 Charlie Rose The Week 1:00 Joshua Bell’s Seasons of Cuba 2:00 Lidia Celebrates America Holiday for Heroes

3:00 Eamonn McCrystal: The Music of Christmas 4:00 Christmas with Wartburg The Wartburg Choir and Castle Singers celebrates the holiday season with a musical performance.

PRIME TIME 7:00 7:30 8:00

Washington Week Charlie Rose The Week Joshua Bell’s Seasons of Cuba

World-famous violinist Joshua Bell leads an event showcasing musicians from America and Cuba.

9:00 Lidia Celebrates America

Holiday for Heroes Join host Lidia Bastianich for an unforgettable holiday special celebrating our veterans.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

Joshua Bell’s Seasons of Cuba 8 PM DEC. 16

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Sunday, December 18 - Saturday, December 24 Tuesday 20 PRIME TIME

7:00 White House: Inside Story

Gain access to America’s most iconic residencesymbol of national history and icon of democracy.

9:00 Frontline

From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians Part 2 explores the life of Jesus and depicts on the origins of Christianity using historical evidence.

11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir 8 PM DEC. 19

Sunday 18 PRIME TIME

7:00 More Manners of Downton Abbey: A Masterpiece Special

The show’s historical advisor reveals the social protocol of aristocrats and servants in the 1920s.

8:00 Great Performances

The Hollow Crown: Henry VI, Part II Bitter rivalries erupt. The feeble King Henry is overshadowed by Queen Margaret.

10:30 Rosemary and Thyme

A Simple Plot Rosemary and Laura get caught up in a professor’s fight to stop his land from being sold to developers.

11:30 Religion & Ethics Newsweekly

LATE NIGHT

12:00 The Lawrence Welk Show Pleasant Dreams

1:00 Classic Gospel

Mountain Homecoming

2:00 Austin City Limits Sleater-Kinney/ Heartless Bastards

3:00 Live from the Artists Den Young the Giant

4:00 Xmas Without China

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Monday 19 PRIME TIME

7:00 Antiques Roadshow

8:00

The Best of 20 Favorite appraisals include a Navajo Ute first phase blanket and a Tang Dynasty marble lion.

Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Featuring Laura Osnes and Martin Jarvis

Broadway star Laura Osnes and actor Martin Jarvis join the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra.

9:00 The Greeks

Chasing Greatness Watch as ancient Greece’s legacy is invoked in Athens and at the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 More Manners of Downton Abbey: A Masterpiece Special 1:00 Great Performances The Hollow Crown: Henry VI, Part II

3:30 Charlie Rose 4:30 Tavis Smiley

12:00 Antiques Roadshow 1:00 2:00

The Best of 20

Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Featuring Laura Osnes and Martin Jarvis The Greeks Chasing Greatness

3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Wednesday 21 PRIME TIME

7:00 Nature

Snow Chick The incredible journey of one vulnerable and charismatic Emperor penguin chick is showcased.

8:00 NOVA

Secrets of Noah’s Ark A 3,700-year-old inscribed clay tablet reveals a surprising new version of the Biblical flood story.

9:00 Secrets of the Dead

The Lost Gardens of Babylon The existence, location and construction of the spectacular Hanging Gardens of Babylon are detailed.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 White House: Inside Story 2:00 Frontline

From Jesus to Christ: The First Christians

4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Thursday 22 PRIME TIME

7:00 Live Here

ToY Story 2015 National Teacher of the Year Shanna Peeples takes Producer Karen Welch on a walk through her memories of her year at the head of the U.S. class.

7:30 Daytripper

Rockport-Fulton Chet heads to the Texas coast in the winter time to see some wild whooping cranes.

8:00 Two for the Road

Adventure In Patagonia Nik and Dusty arrive in Patagonia in South America. And after conquering one of Argentina’s most spectacular glaciers, they cross into Chile, and embark on one of the most challenging adventures of their lives.

8:30 Overheard with Evan Smith

Mike Love, Musician Singer-songwriter Mike Love discusses his memoir Good Vibrations: My Life as a Beach Boy.

4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Friday 23 PRIME TIME 7:00 7:30 8:00

Washington Week Charlie Rose The Week Shakespeare Live! from the RSC

Benedict Cumberbatch, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen and more mark the life and work of William Shakespeare.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Live Here ToY Story

12:30 Daytripper

Rockport-Fulton

1:00 Two for the Road

Adventure In Patagonia

1:30 Overheard with Evan Smith 2:00 The This Old House Hour 3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Saturday 24 PRIME TIME

7:00 The Lawrence Welk Show

Zimmer are the guests. “Silent Night” and “Oh Holy Night” are performed.

8:00 John Bayless: Christmas Rhapsody

The concert pianist and Borger native performs seasonal classics and prefaces the songs with introductions that shed insight into why he chose them.

9:00 Rosemary and Thyme

The Tree of Death Rosemary and Laura discover a mystery about love and land when a man is impaled by an arrow.

10:00 Austin City Limits

Tom Waits Iconic singer- songwriter Tom Waits performs in this classic episode from 1979.

11:00 Live from the Artists Den

Sturgill Simpson Musical visionary Sturgill Simpson gives a riveting performance at the The Broad Street Ballroom.

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Washington Week 12:30 Charlie Rose The Week 1:00 Shakespeare Live! from the RSC 3:00 The American St. Nick 4:00 32nd Annual Fort Lauderdale Christmas Pageant

Christmas Norma, Randy and Mark

9:00 The This Old House Hour 10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT 12:00 Nature

Snow Chick

1:00 NOVA

Secrets of Noah’s Ark

2:00 Secrets of the Dead The Lost Gardens of Babylon

3:00 Charlie Rose

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Sunday, December 25 - Saturday, December 31 9:30 Vicious

Holiday Special Freddie and Stuart host a holiday soiree. A wicked game of Truth or Dare brings up hidden truths.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Call The Midwife Holiday Special 1:30 Great Performances

Call the Midwife Holiday Special 6:30 PM DEC. 25

Sunday 25 MORNING

11:00 Wild Kratts: A Creature Christmas

The Wild Kratts receive an alert that their favorite creatures are disappearing around the globe.

AFTERNOON

12:00 Getting to the Nutcracker

Enjoy a behind the scenes look at what it takes each year to produce the Nutcracker Ballet.

1:00 Christmas Carol: The Concert

Charles Dickens’ classic tale is adapted for a live orchestral concert with a choir and soloists.

2:30 Happy Holidays with the Boston Pops

Celebrate the New England holiday season with the Boston Pops and Tanglewood Festival Chorus.

3:30 Amarillo Opera’s Marriage of Figaro

Amarillo Opera stages Mozart’s classic opera in a live performance recorded in October in the Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts.

6:30 Call the Midwife Holiday Special

Follow the Nonnatus House family to South Africa after they receive an SOS call from a mission hospital that’s understaffed, underfunded and threatened with closure.

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PRIME TIME

8:00 Great Performances

The Hollow Crown: Richard III In his quest for the crown, Richard plans the murder of his brother George.

10:30 Rosemary and Thyme

The Tree of Death Rosemary and Laura discover a mystery about love and land when a man is impaled by an arrow.

11:30 Religion & Ethics Newsweekly

LATE NIGHT

12:00 The Lawrence Welk Show Christmas

1:00 John Bayless: Christmas Rhapsody 2:00 Austin City Limits Tom Waits

3:00 Live from the Artists Den

Sturgill Simpson

4:00 Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Monday 26 PRIME TIME

7:00 Antiques Roadshow

Birmingham, Hour One Highlights include handcolored Andy Warhol lithographs and a Frederic Remington portrait.

8:00 Independent Lens

Meet The Patels A 30 year-old single man from a Hindu family enters the semi-arranged marriage system in America.

The Hollow Crown: Richard III

4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Tuesday 27 PRIME TIME

7:00 Eero Saarinen: American Masters

The life of visionary Finnish-American modernist architectural giant Eero Saarinen is explored.

8:00 Frontline

Exodus First-person stories of refugees and migrants fleeing war and persecution for Europe are shared.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Antiques Roadshow Birmingham, Hour One

1:00 Independent Lens Meet The Patels

2:30 Vicious

Holiday Special

3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Wednesday 28 PRIME TIME

7:00 Nature

Cold Warriors: Wolves and Buffalo Buffalo and wolves engage in epic life and death dramas across the Wood Buffalo National Park.

8:00 NOVA

Building Pharaoh’s Chariot Archaeologists, engineers and woodworkers test highly accurate replicas of Egyptian royal chariots.

9:00 Egypt’s Treasure Guardians

Individuals determined to bring Egypt back from the brink and keep its heritage safe are showcased.

10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Eero Saarinen: American Masters 1:00 Frontline Exodus

3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Thursday 29 PRIME TIME

7:00 Live Here

JD Souther Panhandle PBS Digital Content Producer Chip Chandler interviews Amarillo native JD Souther, a musician, singer-songerwriter and actor who became one of the architects of the Southern California sound in the 1970s.

7:30 Daytripper

Grapevine Chet heads to Grapevine, the “Christmas Capital of Texas” to catch the spirit of the season.

8:00 Two for the Road

Searching for Balance In Beijing Nik and Dusty arrive in China to explore its fascinating and historic capital city, Beijing. But as they’re learning about its rich and colorful past, they get a first-hand look at China’s turbulent and difficult present.

8:30 Overheard with Evan Smith

T.C. Boyle, Author T.C. Boyle has published fifteen novels. His new novel The Terranauts was recently released.

9:00 The This Old House Hour 10:00 Charlie Rose 11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT 12:00 Nature

Cold Warriors: Wolves and Buffalo

1:00 NOVA

Building Pharaoh’s Chariot

2:00 Egypt’s Treasure Guardians 3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Friday 30 PRIME TIME 7:00 7:30 8:00

Washington Week Charlie Rose The Week Amarillo Opera’s Marriage of Figaro

Amarillo Opera stages Mozart’s classic opera in a live performance recorded in October in the Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts.

11:00 BBC World News 11:30 BBC World News America

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Live Here

JD Souther

12:30 Daytripper

1:00 Two for the Road

Searching for Balance In Beijing

1:30 Overheard with Evan Smith T.C. Boyle, Author

2:00 The This Old House Hour 3:00 Charlie Rose 4:00 BBC World News 4:30 Tavis Smiley

Saturday 31 PRIME TIME

7:00 Live from Lincoln Center

New York Philharmonic New Year’s Eve Ring in the new year with a night of American classics, including works by Rodgers and Hammerstein.

8:30 Live from Lincoln Center

New York Philharmonic New Year’s Eve Encore

10:00 Austin City Limits

2016 Hall of Fame New Year’s Eve Special

11:00 Live from the Artists Den

The Lumineers Americana superstars The Lumineers perform a great set at the majestic Kings Theatre.

LATE NIGHT

12:00 Washington Week 12:30 Charlie Rose The Week 1:00 Amarillo Opera’s Marriage of Figaro 4:00 Nature

Cold Warriors: Wolves and Buffalo

Grapevine

Egypt’s Treasure Guardians 9 PM DEC. 28

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Panhandle PBS December 2016 Program Guide