Upcoming Arts Broadcasts

There’s always something for art lovers to cheer about on KET! Following is a list of performances, artist profiles, and arts documentaries coming up on KET and KET2.

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CONTINUING KET PRODUCTIONS

bookclub@ket • Sun, 6:30/5:30 am CT, KET2 and 11:30/10:30 pm CT, KET2

Jubilee • Tue, 8:00/7:00 pm CT, KET; Sat, 11:00/10:00 pm CT, KET2

Kentucky Life • Sat, 8:00/7:00 pm CT, KET; R Sun, 4:00/3:00 pm CT, KET; R Tue, 7:30/6:30 am CT, KET2

OTHER SERIES AND SPECIALS

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Thursday, July 24
3:00 PM On KET2
Music Voyager
#502 Tohoku: Japan Rising
Jacob Edgar visits the region of Tohoku, an area devastated by the earthquake and tsunami of 2011.
7:00 PM On KET2
Just Seen It
#702
The films Magic in the Moonlight, Happy Christmas, and Sex Tape are reviewed.
7:30 PM On KET2
Louisville Life
#814 WaterWorks Museum; Buschemeyer's Jewelers; Nancy Miller; Tragedy on the Tracks
A tour of Louisville Water Company's new museum; Buschemeyer's, a local jewelry store started in 1865; author Nancy Miller on her book, One Hundred Fascinating Louisville Women; and the 1917 train collision in Shepherdsville, the deadliest in Kentucky history, are featured.
9:00 PM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4425 Endeavour, Season 2: Neverland
Morse investigates the cases of a missing boy, a dead journalist, and an absconder from an open prison. The investigation exposes corruption on the police force and misconduct in the upper echelons of Oxford society.
10:00 PM On KET1
Father Brown
#106 The Bride of Christ
Two nuns die in mysterious circumstances at St. Agnes convent.
Friday, July 25
Midnight On KET1
Just Seen It
#702
The films Magic in the Moonlight, Happy Christmas, and Sex Tape are reviewed.
12:30 AM On KET1
Louisville Life
#814 WaterWorks Museum; Buschemeyer's Jewelers; Nancy Miller; Tragedy on the Tracks
A tour of Louisville Water Company's new museum; Buschemeyer's, a local jewelry store started in 1865; author Nancy Miller on her book, One Hundred Fascinating Louisville Women; and the 1917 train collision in Shepherdsville, the deadliest in Kentucky history, are featured.
1:00 PM On KET2
Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick
#1415 Dr. Pauline Chen - Final Exam
With her book, Final Exam, Dr. Pauline Chen confronts the fears that doctors have about death.
5:30 PM On KET2
Louisville Life
#814 WaterWorks Museum; Buschemeyer's Jewelers; Nancy Miller; Tragedy on the Tracks
A tour of Louisville Water Company's new museum; Buschemeyer's, a local jewelry store started in 1865; author Nancy Miller on her book, One Hundred Fascinating Louisville Women; and the 1917 train collision in Shepherdsville, the deadliest in Kentucky history, are featured.
9:00 PM On KET2
Movie Classics
#1099 Slumdog Millionaire
Jamal Malik, a young man from the Juhu slums of Mumbai, appears on the Indian version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Dev Patel and Freida Pinto star. (2008)
10:00 PM On KET1
DCI Banks
#110 Bad Boy
Banks wants to quietly retrieve a gun from his neighbor's house but Helen persuades him to do things by the book. An innocent man is critically injured in the process, leading to an internal investigation that threatens to break up the team.
Saturday, July 26
Midnight On KET1
WoodSongs
#1106 Celebration of Ukulele
Ukulele musicians Victoria Vox, Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer, and The Love Leighs perform.
12:03 AM On KET1
WoodSongs
#1106 Celebration of Ukulele
Ukulele musicians Victoria Vox, Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer, and The Love Leighs perform.
12:03 AM On KET1
WoodSongs
#1106 Celebration of Ukulele
Ukulele musicians Victoria Vox, Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer, and The Love Leighs perform.
3:00 AM On KET1
Many Lovers of Jane Austen
Professor Amanda Vickery (At Home with the Georgians) explores the impact of Jane Austen's fiction on different periods and generations.
4:00 AM On KET2
Last Tango In Halifax
#204
Sad news inspires Alan and Celia to have another wedding ceremony. A disagreement threatens to end Caroline and Kate's relationship. A revelation from Judith changes everything for Gillian and Robbie.
Noon On KET1
Quilting Arts
#1311 Art Quilt Explorations
A combination of hand stitch wool applique and patchwork are used to make a folk art quilt.
6:00 PM On KET1
The Lawrence Welk Show
#1448 Down on the Farm
Mary Lou Metzger hosts. "How Ya Gonna Keep Em Down On The Farm" and "Old MacDonald" are performed.
7:00 PM On KET2
Classic Gospel
#909 Tribute to The Goodmans
Interviews and rare footage pay tribute to the music and legacy of Howard and Vestal Goodman.
7:30 PM On KET1
Louisville Life
#815 American Life & Humana Buildings; Muldoon Memorials; Mark Wetherington; Evan Williams Bourbon Experience
In the next part of the series "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," a tour of two downtown buildings on Main Street; founded by Col. Michael Muldoon in 1854, Muldoon Memorials designs and creates personal and civic monuments; an interview with Mark Wetherington, director of The Filson Historical Society; and the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, a new attraction on Main Street, are featured.
8:00 PM On KET1
Kentucky Life
#1915 Lexington Vintage Dance; Louisa - Our Town; YouthBuild Louisville; Agility Dog Trainer
The pageantry and flair of performances by Lexington Vintage Dance; Louisa, the county seat of Lawrence County, is Our Town; YouthBuild Louisville helps young adults reach their potential; and in Paducah, dog trainer Gene Glastetter and his dog Versace have become a successful team in the the fast growing sport of dog agility despite a special challenge.
8:00 PM On KET2
Father Brown
#106 The Bride of Christ
Two nuns die in mysterious circumstances at St. Agnes convent.
8:58 PM On KET1
Movie Classics
#1098 A Streetcar Named Desire
Tennessee Williams' Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister, Stella, and brutish brother-in-law, Stanley Kowalski. Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, and Kim Hunter star. (1951)
10:30 PM On KET2
Spy
#110 Codename: Mistaken Identity
The Examiner selects Tim and Caitlin to star in a recruitment video. They end up doing it wearing wigs.
11:04 PM On KET1
Front and Center
#305 Christina Perri
Christina Perri performs "Jar of Hearts," "A Thousand Years," and more ballads about love and heartbreak at the Iridium Jazz Club in New York City.
Sunday, July 27
Midnight On KET2
Jubilee
#1807 Kentucky Blue; Laurel River Line
Two Kentucky bluegrass forces, Kentucky Blue of central Kentucky and Laurel River Line, a London, Kentucky-based group, perform at the 2013 Festival of the Bluegrass at the Kentucky Horse Park.
1:00 AM On KET1
POV
#2705 Dance for Me
Two strikingly different young dancers in Denmark team up for a ballroom dance competition.
3:00 AM On KET2
POV
#2705 Dance for Me
Two strikingly different young dancers in Denmark team up for a ballroom dance competition.
6:30 AM On KET2
bookclub@ket
#103 Passing for Black
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Louisville author Wade Hall's biography of former state legislator Mae Street Kidd, told mostly in her own words. A 1999 KET production.
10:00 AM On KET1
Kentucky Collectibles
#102 Newcomb College Pottery/Martin Guitar/Rare Marbles
Expert appraisers examine treasures including pottery from Newcomb College, a 1946 Martin Guitar, and some of the rarest marbles in the world.
Noon On KET2
Louisville Life
#815 American Life & Humana Buildings; Muldoon Memorials; Mark Wetherington; Evan Williams Bourbon Experience
In the next part of the series "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," a tour of two downtown buildings on Main Street; founded by Col. Michael Muldoon in 1854, Muldoon Memorials designs and creates personal and civic monuments; an interview with Mark Wetherington, director of The Filson Historical Society; and the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, a new attraction on Main Street, are featured.
1:00 PM On KET1
One to One with Bill Goodman
#927 Naomi Judd
Singer/songwriter, performer, and author Naomi Judd talks about her life and her recovery from a near-death medical experience.
1:00 PM On KET2
Spy
#110 Codename: Mistaken Identity
The Examiner selects Tim and Caitlin to star in a recruitment video. They end up doing it wearing wigs.
4:00 PM On KET1
Kentucky Life
#1915 Lexington Vintage Dance; Louisa - Our Town; YouthBuild Louisville; Agility Dog Trainer
The pageantry and flair of performances by Lexington Vintage Dance; Louisa, the county seat of Lawrence County, is Our Town; YouthBuild Louisville helps young adults reach their potential; and in Paducah, dog trainer Gene Glastetter and his dog Versace have become a successful team in the the fast growing sport of dog agility despite a special challenge.
4:00 PM On KET2
Father Brown
#106 The Bride of Christ
Two nuns die in mysterious circumstances at St. Agnes convent.
7:31 PM On KET1
Spy
#110 Codename: Mistaken Identity
The Examiner selects Tim and Caitlin to star in a recruitment video. They end up doing it wearing wigs.
8:00 PM On KET1
Last Tango In Halifax
#205
Celia reluctantly introduces Alan to her sister. Caroline is stunned to learn that Kate is pregnant. A drunk Gillian shares a sinister secret with Caroline.
9:00 PM On KET1
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4426 Poirot Season 12, The Big Four
Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot investigates the shocking death of a Russian chess grandmaster.
11:30 PM On KET2
bookclub@ket
#103 Passing for Black
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Louisville author Wade Hall's biography of former state legislator Mae Street Kidd, told mostly in her own words. A 1999 KET production.
Monday, July 28
Midnight On KET2
Last Tango In Halifax
#205
Celia reluctantly introduces Alan to her sister. Caroline is stunned to learn that Kate is pregnant. A drunk Gillian shares a sinister secret with Caroline.
12:30 AM On KET1
One to One with Bill Goodman
#927 Naomi Judd
Singer/songwriter, performer, and author Naomi Judd talks about her life and her recovery from a near-death medical experience.
1:00 AM On KET1
Theater Talk
#723
Actress Tyne Daly and playwright Terence McNally discuss the new play Mothers and Sons.
1:00 AM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4426 Poirot Season 12, The Big Four
Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot investigates the shocking death of a Russian chess grandmaster.
1:30 AM On KET1
On Story
#411 Deconstructing Dog Day Afternoon
Screenwriters Robin Swicord and Peter Craig examine the film, Dog Day Afternon.
7:30 AM On KET2
Louisville Life
#815 American Life & Humana Buildings; Muldoon Memorials; Mark Wetherington; Evan Williams Bourbon Experience
In the next part of the series "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," a tour of two downtown buildings on Main Street; founded by Col. Michael Muldoon in 1854, Muldoon Memorials designs and creates personal and civic monuments; an interview with Mark Wetherington, director of The Filson Historical Society; and the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, a new attraction on Main Street, are featured.
9:00 AM On KET2
Roadtrip Nation
#606
The RV breaks down as the team heads from Los Angeles to San Francisco before they interview Thomas Nazario, law professor and children's rights activist. Then, they go to Golden Gate Park to talk with David Miles, Jr., the "godfather of skating." Driving east into Utah, they visit the Great Salt Lake and talk with David and Sandy Jensen, theater owners. The team pushes on to New Mexico and meets up with Christina Heyniger, an adventure tourism consultant.
1:00 PM On KET2
Well Read
#304 Nathaniel Philbrick, Bunker Hill
The first major battle of the Revolutionary War was a bloody win for the British but a harbinger of ultimate victory for the American colonies.
4:30 PM On KET2
Painting and Travel with Roger and Sarah Bansemer
#503 The Red Dairy Barn - Part 1
Acrylics are used to paint a dairy barn in the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains in Tennessee.
10:00 PM On KET2
POV
#2706 Fallen City
The rebuilding of a destroyed city in China reveals a country torn between tradition and modernity.
11:30 PM On KET1
Louisville Life
#815 American Life & Humana Buildings; Muldoon Memorials; Mark Wetherington; Evan Williams Bourbon Experience
In the next part of the series "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," a tour of two downtown buildings on Main Street; founded by Col. Michael Muldoon in 1854, Muldoon Memorials designs and creates personal and civic monuments; an interview with Mark Wetherington, director of The Filson Historical Society; and the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, a new attraction on Main Street, are featured.
Tuesday, July 29
2:00 AM On KET1
Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick
#1416 Dr. Ray Grainger - Growing A Business
Dr. Ray Grainger, CEO of Mavenlink, talks about how to start, grow, and thrive in business.
2:00 AM On KET2
Last Tango In Halifax
#205
Celia reluctantly introduces Alan to her sister. Caroline is stunned to learn that Kate is pregnant. A drunk Gillian shares a sinister secret with Caroline.
2:30 AM On KET1
Well Read
#323 Jonathan Lethem, Dissident Gardens
An American communist and an activist, mother and daughter, antagonize and love each other in Lethem's latest novel.
3:00 AM On KET1
American Masters
#2504 Harper Lee: Hey Boo
Explore the phenomenon behind To Kill a Mockingbird and the mysterious life of its Pulitzer Prize-winning author, including why she never published again. The documentary reveals the context and history of the novel's Deep South setting and the social changes it inspired after publication.
3:00 AM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4426 Poirot Season 12, The Big Four
Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot investigates the shocking death of a Russian chess grandmaster.
7:30 AM On KET2
Kentucky Life
#1915 Lexington Vintage Dance; Louisa - Our Town; YouthBuild Louisville; Agility Dog Trainer
The pageantry and flair of performances by Lexington Vintage Dance; Louisa, the county seat of Lawrence County, is Our Town; YouthBuild Louisville helps young adults reach their potential; and in Paducah, dog trainer Gene Glastetter and his dog Versace have become a successful team in the the fast growing sport of dog agility despite a special challenge.
1:00 PM On KET2
Theater Talk
#616 Happy Birthday, Elaine Stritch
Scene-stealer Elaine Stritch reminisces fondly about her career in this freewheeling conversation.
7:30 PM On KET2
One to One with Bill Goodman
#927 Naomi Judd
Singer/songwriter, performer, and author Naomi Judd talks about her life and her recovery from a near-death medical experience.
8:00 PM On KET1
Jubilee
#1808 The Grass Stains; Dry Branch Fire Squad; The Moron Brothers
Three popular regional bluegrass groups perform at the 2013 Festival of the Bluegrass at the Kentucky Horse Park.
8:00 PM On KET2
Mark Twain
#101 Part One
Ken Burns takes a journey along the Mississippi River to the little town of Hannibal, MO, where Samuel Clemens grew up. As he moved from adventure to adventure, Clemens evolved into Mark Twain, the humorist and writer who changed the way Americans saw themselves and their language.
Wednesday, July 30
1:00 AM On KET2
Mark Twain
#101 Part One
Ken Burns takes a journey along the Mississippi River to the little town of Hannibal, MO, where Samuel Clemens grew up. As he moved from adventure to adventure, Clemens evolved into Mark Twain, the humorist and writer who changed the way Americans saw themselves and their language.
7:30 AM On KET2
One to One with Bill Goodman
#927 Naomi Judd
Singer/songwriter, performer, and author Naomi Judd talks about her life and her recovery from a near-death medical experience.
10:00 PM On KET2
Last Tango In Halifax
#205
Celia reluctantly introduces Alan to her sister. Caroline is stunned to learn that Kate is pregnant. A drunk Gillian shares a sinister secret with Caroline.
Thursday, July 31
4:00 AM On KET2
Mark Twain
#101 Part One
Ken Burns takes a journey along the Mississippi River to the little town of Hannibal, MO, where Samuel Clemens grew up. As he moved from adventure to adventure, Clemens evolved into Mark Twain, the humorist and writer who changed the way Americans saw themselves and their language.
3:00 PM On KET2
Music Voyager
#503 Miami: The Magic City
The sounds of Miami's electronic dance music scene and the colorful mural district are explored.
7:00 PM On KET2
Just Seen It
#703
7:30 PM On KET2
Louisville Life
#815 American Life & Humana Buildings; Muldoon Memorials; Mark Wetherington; Evan Williams Bourbon Experience
In the next part of the series "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," a tour of two downtown buildings on Main Street; founded by Col. Michael Muldoon in 1854, Muldoon Memorials designs and creates personal and civic monuments; an interview with Mark Wetherington, director of The Filson Historical Society; and the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, a new attraction on Main Street, are featured.
9:00 PM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4426 Poirot Season 12, The Big Four
Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot investigates the shocking death of a Russian chess grandmaster.
10:00 PM On KET1
Father Brown
#107 The Devil's Dust
Father Brown joins the search when a girl who is believed to be radioactive goes missing.
Friday, August 1
Midnight On KET1
Just Seen It
#703
12:30 AM On KET1
Louisville Life
#815 American Life & Humana Buildings; Muldoon Memorials; Mark Wetherington; Evan Williams Bourbon Experience
In the next part of the series "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," a tour of two downtown buildings on Main Street; founded by Col. Michael Muldoon in 1854, Muldoon Memorials designs and creates personal and civic monuments; an interview with Mark Wetherington, director of The Filson Historical Society; and the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, a new attraction on Main Street, are featured.
2:00 AM On KET2
Mark Twain
#101 Part One
Ken Burns takes a journey along the Mississippi River to the little town of Hannibal, MO, where Samuel Clemens grew up. As he moved from adventure to adventure, Clemens evolved into Mark Twain, the humorist and writer who changed the way Americans saw themselves and their language.
3:00 AM On KET1
Mark Twain
#101 Part One
Ken Burns takes a journey along the Mississippi River to the little town of Hannibal, MO, where Samuel Clemens grew up. As he moved from adventure to adventure, Clemens evolved into Mark Twain, the humorist and writer who changed the way Americans saw themselves and their language.
1:00 PM On KET2
Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick
#1416 Dr. Ray Grainger - Growing A Business
Dr. Ray Grainger, CEO of Mavenlink, talks about how to start, grow, and thrive in business.
5:30 PM On KET2
Louisville Life
#815 American Life & Humana Buildings; Muldoon Memorials; Mark Wetherington; Evan Williams Bourbon Experience
In the next part of the series "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," a tour of two downtown buildings on Main Street; founded by Col. Michael Muldoon in 1854, Muldoon Memorials designs and creates personal and civic monuments; an interview with Mark Wetherington, director of The Filson Historical Society; and the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, a new attraction on Main Street, are featured.
8:53 PM On KET2
Movie Classics
#1098 A Streetcar Named Desire
Tennessee Williams' Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister, Stella, and brutish brother-in-law, Stanley Kowalski. Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, and Kim Hunter star. (1951)
9:30 PM On KET1
Great Performances
#4001 Dudamel Conducts the Verdi Requiem at the Hollywood Bowl
Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic perform a concert of Verdi's towering Requiem Mass at the Hollywood Bowl.
Saturday, August 2
Midnight On KET1
WoodSongs
#1107 Lurrie Bell and Lisa Biales
Chicago blues guitarist Lurrie Bell performs songs from his album, The The Devil Ain't Got No Music, followed by soulful singer Lisa Biales and songs from her latest, Just Like Honey.
2:00 AM On KET1
Great Performances at the Met
#806 Prince Igor
Dmitri Tcherniakov's new production is a psychological journey through the mind of its conflicted hero, with the founding of the Russian nation as the backdrop. Bass-baritone Ildar Abdrazakov stars in Borodin's Russian epic, famous for its Polovtsian Dances.
2:00 AM On KET2
Great Performances
#4001 Dudamel Conducts the Verdi Requiem at the Hollywood Bowl
Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic perform a concert of Verdi's towering Requiem Mass at the Hollywood Bowl.
4:00 AM On KET2
Last Tango In Halifax
#205
Celia reluctantly introduces Alan to her sister. Caroline is stunned to learn that Kate is pregnant. A drunk Gillian shares a sinister secret with Caroline.
Noon On KET1
Quilting Arts
#1312 Quilting Trends Today
Catherine Redford demonstrates functional bowls and table runners made from scraps and clothes line.
6:00 PM On KET1
The Lawrence Welk Show
#1449 Songs of Perry Como
The Aldridge Sisters are the guests. Songs include "Hot Diggity," "If," and "Papa Loves Mambo."
7:00 PM On KET2
Classic Gospel
#910 Hymns
Bill and Gloria Gaither share some beloved inspirational songs of the past two centuries.
7:30 PM On KET1
Louisville Life
#816 Bowman Field Terminal & The Levy Building; Frazier History Museum; Dan Gediman; and Almost Home
In the fourth of a six-part series, "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," a look at the Bowman Field Terminal and the Levy Building; a tour of the Frazier History Museum, now in its 10th year on Main Street; an interview with Dan Gediman, executive producer of the national public radio series This I Believe; and Almost Home, offering boarding, training, grooming and doggie day care all under one roof, are featured.
8:00 PM On KET1
Kentucky Life
#1909 Eighth of August
Experience the history and excitement of the Eighth of August weekend. Every year, African-Americans in parts of Western Kentucky and central Tennessee gather to celebrate Emancipation, a homecoming tradition begun in 1868.
8:00 PM On KET2
Father Brown
#107 The Devil's Dust
Father Brown joins the search when a girl who is believed to be radioactive goes missing.
9:00 PM On KET1
Movie Classics
#1100 Monkey Business
Drinking an elixir makes a professor and his wife act like teenagers. Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, and Marilyn Monroe star. (1952)
10:30 PM On KET2
Spy
#111 Codename: Family Bonds
When Judith receives a blow to the head, she begins to think she is still married to Tim.
11:00 PM On KET1
Front and Center
#306 Alt-J
This English indie quartet perform "Tessellate" and more songs from their album, An Awesome Wave.
Sunday, August 3
Midnight On KET2
Jubilee
#1808 The Grass Stains; Dry Branch Fire Squad; The Moron Brothers
Three popular regional bluegrass groups perform at the 2013 Festival of the Bluegrass at the Kentucky Horse Park.
1:00 AM On KET1
POV
#2706 Fallen City
The rebuilding of a destroyed city in China reveals a country torn between tradition and modernity.
3:00 AM On KET2
POV
#2706 Fallen City
The rebuilding of a destroyed city in China reveals a country torn between tradition and modernity.

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