Mental health providers discuss the increased demand for their services and the effects of systemic racism, hate crimes, the Covid-19 pandemic, attacks on democracy, the climate crisis, and the threat of war.
Buddy Guy talks about his life and career in a film combining footage from American Masters – Buddy Guy: The Blues Chase the Blues Away, with additional performances.
The virtuoso violinist uncovers composers Amy Beach and Florence Price’s stories, and meets contemporaries Sergio Assad and Reena Esmail, in a four-part series.
Go behind the scenes with the Chamber Music Society as it returns to live performances and touring after pandemic isolation. Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos were part of the Fall 2021 season.
From South Indian feminism to community organizing in NYC from 9/11 to today, led by South Asian women. Author Kavitha Rajagopalan looks back in a Community Connections essay for THIRTEEN.
In conjunction with the upcoming PBS premiere of Ken Burns’ four-hour biographical film BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, (Monday, April 4 and Tuesday, April 5, 2022 at 8 p.m.), WNET UP NEXT welcomes Walter Isaacson, creative consultant for the film and author of …
Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden is profiled on Treasures of New York, revealing its history as a sailors’ retirement home and more.
A four-hour series on Benjamin Franklin, revolutionary and inventor, is the latest Ken Burns film and begins April 4. Walter Isaacson is one of the many scholars interviewed and voice actors include Mandy Patinkin, Carolyn McCormick, Josh Lucas, Paul Giamatti and Liam Neeson.
Terence Blanchard’s opera gave the Met three firsts to celebrate and will air Friday, April 1 at 9 p.m.
Stream all of Ken Burns’ films on the American experience, the lives of icons, and the wars that took lives away.