It’s been the hot topic of primary and presidential debates: immigration reform, particularly as it relates to undocumented Mexican Americans. THIRTEEN viewers can go deeper into the issue through a look at lives that will be affected by the outcome of the election in a new documentary airing Saturday, October 22 at 1pm.
He’s one of the few American Masters still alive, he has a Netflix series coming out, he’s a 94-year-old who lives in the moment and he has a lot to say.
The PBS premiere of “Hamilton’s America” at the United Palace theater in Washington Heights on October 17 was thrilling and the 3,400-seat house was packed— with high school students, young performers, members of New York City nonprofit and community groups, THIRTEEN donors and patrons, and viewers like you!
American Masters’ new documentary on Norman Lear features interviews with the TV sitcom legend himself, plus George Clooney, Jon Stewart, Amy Poehler, Mel Brooks, Lena Dunham, Carl and Rob Reiner, Russell Simmons and others.
Travon Free hosted the Great Performances Facebook Live from the red carpet at the 3,400-seat United Palace theater in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s home neighborhood, Washington Heights, on Monday, October 17 at 6pm. Current and former stars of Hamilton — including Lin-Manuel …
This week, for some odd reason, Ross Poldark decided to become a Cuban band singer who continually thwarts his flame-haired wife’s attempts to join him in show business, or fish business, or something like that.
The 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded to Bob Dylan, poet, political activist, and American Master, for “having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition.” This is the first time this honor has gone to a musician.
What you heard from both candidates about the Affordable Care Act at the second presidential debate was either untrue or incomplete. Here’s the truth about what Trump and Clinton claimed.
Superhero traits like strength, speed and agility also come in small packages. The general perception of hummingbirds is that they’re delicate and jewel-like. According to Emmy-winning filmmaker Ann Johnson Prum, they’re feisty, fierce, and tough as nails.
Lin Manuel-Miranda has been the creative and cast for Sesame Street and The Electric Company, interned at THIRTEEN, and now has a second documentary appearing on Great Performances. Here are some fun facts about his enthusiastic and enduring association with public television.