Country Music
Coming Fall 2019

Country Music

Get a sneak peek at Ken Burns's new sweeping series on the history of country music – from its roots in ballads, hymns and the blues to its mainstream popularity.

Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me
AMERICAN MASTERS

Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me

Examine Sammy Davis, Jr.'s vast talent and his journey for identity through the shifting tides of civil rights and racial progress during 20th century America.

MPT's Asia-centered channel partner celebrates 10 years
NHK WORLD-JAPAN

MPT's Asia-centered channel partner celebrates 10 years

Congratulations to NHK WORLD-JAPAN on its 10th Anniversary! We appreciate our partnership and wish your continued success in the future.

FREE screening in DC: The Pianist From Syria
Feb 27 @ 6:30pm

FREE screening in DC: The Pianist From Syria

From NHK WORLD-JAPAN, a gifted musician flees persecution in his troubled homeland to continue his piano performance and teaching career in a new country. MUST REGISTER

Victoria, Season 3
Masterpiece

Victoria, Season 3

Jenna Coleman stars as the young but fearless monarch, facing a crisis that threatens to end her reign. Stream episodes, web extras, and more.

A Coburg Quartet
Victoria, Season 3

A Coburg Quartet

A Georgian ball at the Palace could not come at a worse time as private pictures of the Royal family are made public.

Redeeming Uncle Tom: The Josiah Henson Story
MPT PRESENTS

Redeeming Uncle Tom: The Josiah Henson Story

The story of the real-life inspiration for Uncle Tom in Harriet Beecher Stowe’s classic 1852 novel, one of the sparks that ignited the Civil War.

The Dig: Uncle Tom
MPT Digital Studios

The Dig: Uncle Tom

Did you know the inspiration for Uncle Tom’s Cabin was a man enslaved in Maryland? The property where he lived will soon be a public park where visitors can learn more about him.

Hale County This Morning, This Evening
Independent Lens

Hale County This Morning, This Evening

This Oscar-nominated film is a dreamy and intimate journey through the world of Hale County, Alabama, offering a richly detailed glimpse into life in America’s Black Belt.

Seeking solutions
MPT Digital Studios

Seeking solutions

A series of stories aiming to bring our viewers a greater understanding of the nuances, challenges, and humanity contained in the opioid crisis.

Chesapeake Collectibles
Episode 907

Chesapeake Collectibles

German table clock, oil painting with a hidden meaning, synthetic alexandrite jewelry, signed photograph from the Apollo 11 crew, and more.

Episode 718
Episode 718

Episode 718

A play about the life of a Muslim man living in post-9/11 America; Kansas City improv jazz musician Eddie Moore; the story of how a few painted oranges changed a Florida town.

Artworks
Episode 719

Artworks

2018 Baker Award Winner Amy Sherald, the ancient art of Japanese brush painting, a young artist inspired by her heritage, and Baltimore poet Dora Malech.

Maryland Farm & Harvest
Season 6

Maryland Farm & Harvest

Binge watch ALL episodes of the latest season of MPT's hit program that continues to celebrate the range and diversity within Maryland's number one industry.

Finding Your Roots
Season 5

Finding Your Roots

Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. unearths the family histories of influential people helping shape our national identity.

MPT Kids

MPT Kids

What's new in children's programs, games, and apps; advice for raising kids; activities ideas; and more!

PBS KIDS Channel

PBS KIDS Channel

Watch LIVE or on-demand videos and full episodes of your favorite PBS KIDS shows online.

Wassail!
Tea Monthly Article

Wassail!

For hundreds of years this tradition has included singing, drinking and much merriment--but fortunately it no longer includes throwing children in the fire!

British Bathrooms
Tea Monthly Article

British Bathrooms

The good news is that your chances of electrocuting yourself are far less than the possibility of only scalding your hands.

KUA's Clive Swift: 1936-2019
Tea Time Tidbit

KUA's Clive Swift: 1936-2019

His "Richard Bucket" character has been a member of the Afternoon Tea family for many years, and he will be missed.

Maggie Smith and other Downton Abbey actors on stage
Tea Time Tidbit

Maggie Smith and other Downton Abbey actors on stage

The Downton movie arrives this fall, but in the meantime four women from the series are appearing in a variety of roles in plays.

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