ARTS

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

American Masters

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

Distinctly referred to as “a redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture,” Maya Angelou led a prolific life. She inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought that pushed boundaries. Best known for her autobiography, "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," she gave people the freedom to think about their history in a way they never had before.

Unknown Soldier

Mercy Street

Unknown Soldier

Lisette re-creates on paper the face of a disfigured, amnesiac soldier, leading to a family reunion. When Anne’s plans to be made head nurse fail, she rejoins Hale to undermine McBurney’s authority. Pinkerton questions the Greens, causing a rift.

Victoria, Season 1: The Engine of Change

Masterpiece

Victoria, Season 1: The Engine of Change

With a child on the way, Victoria must choose a regent in case she dies during childbirth. The Tory party disputes her choice, but she and Albert turn the tables with the aid of the latest in 19th-century technology.

New York City Ballet in Paris

Great Performances

New York City Ballet in Paris

Part One of a two-part special featuring four ballets by NYCB co-founder George Balanchine set to the music of French composers.

Louisville Zoo – Part 1, Col. Charles Young, and a Trip to Rosine!

Kentucky Life

Louisville Zoo – Part 1, Col. Charles Young, and a Trip to Rosine!

In the first of a three part series, Doug visits the Louisville Zoo; a profile of accomplished African-American Col. Charles Young; and Rosine, Ky., is the home of bluegrass legend Bill Monroe and the Rosine Barn Jamboree.

Victoria, Season 1: The Queen’s Husband

Masterpiece

Victoria, Season 1: The Queen’s Husband

At loose ends in a foreign land, Albert finds a noble cause. Victoria gets her way at court and resorts to a folk cure in the bedroom. Francatelli does Miss Skerrett a favor — for a price.

Southern Mercy

Mercy Street

Southern Mercy

After the Second Battle of Bull Run and the battle of Chantilly (Ox Hill), Hopkins and Emma set out to rescue a stranded group of wounded Union soldiers. Lisette, a hospital observer, discovers the truth about a young soldier, shocking Foster. Hopkins and Emma share an intimate moment.

Guitar Collecting with Joe Bonamassa

Kentucky Collectibles

Guitar Collecting with Joe Bonamassa

Vintage instrument appraiser Mike Reeder discusses the current state of guitar collecting with long-time friend and blues-rock guitar titan, Joe Bonamassa.

Foals / Alejandro Escovedo

Austin City Limits

Foals / Alejandro Escovedo

Revel in an hour of modern rock with UK superstars Foals and Texas legend Alejandro Escovedo.

CeCe Winans / St. Paul & the Broken Bones

Austin City Limits

CeCe Winans / St. Paul & the Broken Bones

Thrill to an hour of soul and gospel with Grammy-winning legend CeCe Winans and breakout sensations St. Paul & the Broken Bones.