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.

Teachers: See Arts on TV: For Teachers for the schedule of upcoming arts-related instructional programs on our school broadcast service.

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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Wednesday, August 27
8:00 PM On KET2
Great Performances
#3909 Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2014
The Vienna Philharmonic performs in the magnificent gardens of Austria's Imperial Schonbrunn Palace.
9:30 PM On KET2
Great Performances
#3814 Dukes of September
Donald Fagen of Steely Dan, Michael McDonald of The Doobie Brothers and Boz Scaggs join forces to form their own new super group The Dukes of September.
Thursday, August 28
3:00 PM On KET2
Music Voyager
#304 Tennessee Special - Round
Singer-songwriters Buddy Miller, Darrel Scott, Elizabeth Cook and Guy Clark perform in Nashville.
7:00 PM On KET2
Just Seen It
#707
If I Stay, Love is Strange are reviewed anda tribute to the late, great Robin Williams.
7:30 PM On KET2
Louisville Life
#819 Louisville Water Tower & U.S. Marine Hospital; Clay & Cotton; Cary Stemle - Business First; Rivue
In the fifth installment of the six part series, "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," we visit two of the city's most iconic landmarks - the Louisville Water Tower and the U.S. Marine Hospital; Margy Taylor makes her home at her business, Clay & Cotton; an interview with Cary Stemle, new managing editor of Louisville's Business First; and Rivue, the only rotating restaurant in the world with two moving floors, offers scenic views of downtown Louisville and the Ohio River.
9:00 PM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4428 Breathless, Part 1
Brilliant surgeon Otto, married to Elizabeth, has eyes for new nurse Angela. Angela's sister, Jean, is engaged to Otto's colleague Richard. Inspector Mulligan snoops around.
10:00 PM On KET1
Father Brown
#111 The Ghost in the Machine
Father Brown investigates when one of his parishioners vanishes.
Friday, August 29
Midnight On KET1
Just Seen It
#707
If I Stay, Love is Strange are reviewed anda tribute to the late, great Robin Williams.
12:30 AM On KET1
Louisville Life
#819 Louisville Water Tower & U.S. Marine Hospital; Clay & Cotton; Cary Stemle - Business First; Rivue
In the fifth installment of the six part series, "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," we visit two of the city's most iconic landmarks - the Louisville Water Tower and the U.S. Marine Hospital; Margy Taylor makes her home at her business, Clay & Cotton; an interview with Cary Stemle, new managing editor of Louisville's Business First; and Rivue, the only rotating restaurant in the world with two moving floors, offers scenic views of downtown Louisville and the Ohio River.
2:00 AM On KET2
Great Performances
#3816 Rejoice with Itzhak Perlman and Cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot
Legendary violinist Itzhak Perlman and celebrated cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot perform liturgical and traditional works in new arrangements.
1:00 PM On KET2
Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick
#1420 Nigel Lythgoe - So You Think You Can Dance
A discussion with Nigel Lythgoe, creator/producer and judge for the TV series So You Think You Can Dance.
5:30 PM On KET2
Louisville Life
#819 Louisville Water Tower & U.S. Marine Hospital; Clay & Cotton; Cary Stemle - Business First; Rivue
In the fifth installment of the six part series, "The Ten Buildings that Changed Louisville," we visit two of the city's most iconic landmarks - the Louisville Water Tower and the U.S. Marine Hospital; Margy Taylor makes her home at her business, Clay & Cotton; an interview with Cary Stemle, new managing editor of Louisville's Business First; and Rivue, the only rotating restaurant in the world with two moving floors, offers scenic views of downtown Louisville and the Ohio River.
9:30 PM On KET1
American Masters
#2704 Dorothea Lange: Grab A Hunk of Lightning
Known for her powerful images from the Great Depression, photographer Dorothea Lange's "Migrant Mother" remains emblematic of that period.
Saturday, August 30
Midnight On KET1
WoodSongs
#1111 Joan Osborne
Multiple Grammy nominee Joan Osborne performs songs from her new release, Bring It on Home.
12:01 AM On KET1
WoodSongs
#1111 Joan Osborne
Multiple Grammy nominee Joan Osborne performs songs from her new release, Bring It on Home.
2:00 AM On KET1
Live from the Artists Den
#804 Jason Mraz
The folk singer/songwriter and Grammy-winner performs at a secret location in Los Angeles.
2:00 AM On KET2
American Masters
#2704 Dorothea Lange: Grab A Hunk of Lightning
Known for her powerful images from the Great Depression, photographer Dorothea Lange's "Migrant Mother" remains emblematic of that period.
4:00 AM On KET2
Great Performances
#3816 Rejoice with Itzhak Perlman and Cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot
Legendary violinist Itzhak Perlman and celebrated cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot perform liturgical and traditional works in new arrangements.
Noon On KET1
Quilting Arts
#806 Do It Yourself Fabrics for Quilting
Raid kitchen cabinets for items like oatmeal and mashed potatoes to create exciting designs, a unique screen printing process, and how to print fabric using freezer paper stencils.
2:00 PM On KET1
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions
#1102 Touring Ireland
Burt visits Ireland's great pilgrimage sites, follows the trails of St. Patrick, investigates the history of Guinness, learns about the most valuable book in Ireland, looks at the great architecture of Dublin, and finds out what's good to eat.
6:00 PM On KET1
The Lawrence Welk Show
#1401 Carnival
Rose Weiss is the guest. "When The Carnival Comes to Town" and "Carousel Waltz" are performed.
7:00 PM On KET2
Classic Gospel
#701 Gaither Homecoming Celebration
This joyful evening of music from 1998 features Howard and Vestal Goodman, Jake Hess, and more!
7:30 PM On KET1
Louisville Life
#820 Caudill Seed Company; Seelbach Hotel & 21c Museum Hotel; Erin Keane - WFPL; American Printing House for the Blind
A visit to Caudill Seed Company that celebrated their 65th year in business in 2012; in the final installment of "Ten Buildings That Changed Louisville," a look at Seelbach Hotel and 21c Museum Hotel; an interview with Erin Keane who covers arts and humanities for WFPL; and American Printing House for the Blind are featured.
8:00 PM On KET1
Kentucky Life
#1919 BB Riverboats; Cumberland College Marker; White Thoroughbreds; Fort Knox Gold Depository
BB Riverboats, operating from the Newport Landing, have been cruising Northern Kentucky waters for more than 30 years; a historical marker in Whitley County recounts the history of Cumberland College, now the University of the Cumberlands; a look some rare white thoroughbreds in Marshall County; and fascinating information about the U.S. Bullion Depository at Ft. Knox from two knowledgeable insiders are featured.
8:00 PM On KET2
Father Brown
#111 The Ghost in the Machine
Father Brown investigates when one of his parishioners vanishes.
10:30 PM On KET2
Spy
#115 Codename: Pulp Friction
Chris' bid to turn Marcus into a celebrated author backfires when he pretends that Marcus is dying.
11:00 PM On KET1
Front and Center
#311 Goo Goo Dolls
The chart topping American rock band performs "Iris," "Slide," "Let Love In," and more great songs.
Sunday, August 31
Midnight On KET1
Great Performances
#3814 Dukes of September
Donald Fagen of Steely Dan, Michael McDonald of The Doobie Brothers and Boz Scaggs join forces to form their own new super group The Dukes of September.
Midnight On KET2
Jubilee
#1812 Lonesome River Band
Lonesome River Band, a force in bluegrass since its formation in 1982, plays a selection of its hits at the 2013 Festival of the Bluegrass at the Kentucky Horse Park.
1:30 AM On KET1
POV
#2709 Big Men
An inside look at global deal-making follows a Texas company's quest to develop oil fields in Ghana.
3:00 AM On KET1
American Masters
#2704 Dorothea Lange: Grab A Hunk of Lightning
Known for her powerful images from the Great Depression, photographer Dorothea Lange's "Migrant Mother" remains emblematic of that period.
3:00 AM On KET2
POV
#2709 Big Men
An inside look at global deal-making follows a Texas company's quest to develop oil fields in Ghana.
6:30 AM On KET2
bookclub@ket
#703 One Vacant Chair
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Joe Coomer's comic and poignant novel about life, death, and family ties. A 2005 KET production.
Noon On KET2
Louisville Life
#820 Caudill Seed Company; Seelbach Hotel & 21c Museum Hotel; Erin Keane - WFPL; American Printing House for the Blind
A visit to Caudill Seed Company that celebrated their 65th year in business in 2012; in the final installment of "Ten Buildings That Changed Louisville," a look at Seelbach Hotel and 21c Museum Hotel; an interview with Erin Keane who covers arts and humanities for WFPL; and American Printing House for the Blind are featured.
1:00 PM On KET2
Spy
#115 Codename: Pulp Friction
Chris' bid to turn Marcus into a celebrated author backfires when he pretends that Marcus is dying.
4:00 PM On KET1
Kentucky Life
#1919 BB Riverboats; Cumberland College Marker; White Thoroughbreds; Fort Knox Gold Depository
BB Riverboats, operating from the Newport Landing, have been cruising Northern Kentucky waters for more than 30 years; a historical marker in Whitley County recounts the history of Cumberland College, now the University of the Cumberlands; a look some rare white thoroughbreds in Marshall County; and fascinating information about the U.S. Bullion Depository at Ft. Knox from two knowledgeable insiders are featured.
4:00 PM On KET2
Father Brown
#111 The Ghost in the Machine
Father Brown investigates when one of his parishioners vanishes.
7:30 PM On KET1
Spy
#115 Codename: Pulp Friction
Chris' bid to turn Marcus into a celebrated author backfires when he pretends that Marcus is dying.
9:00 PM On KET1
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4429 Breathless, Part 2
A procedure goes wrong for Otto, Charlie, and Jean. Elizabeth and Mulligan meet for a showdown. Angela and Otto have an out-of-town trip with a chaperone.
11:30 PM On KET2
bookclub@ket
#703 One Vacant Chair
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of guests discuss Joe Coomer's comic and poignant novel about life, death, and family ties. A 2005 KET production.
Monday, September 1
1:00 AM On KET1
Theater Talk
#619 A New Take On Cinderella
A discussion about the Broadway musical, Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella with two of its stars.
1:00 AM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4429 Breathless, Part 2
A procedure goes wrong for Otto, Charlie, and Jean. Elizabeth and Mulligan meet for a showdown. Angela and Otto have an out-of-town trip with a chaperone.
1:30 AM On KET1
On Story
#402 Frank Darabont: Filmmaker's Journey
Frank Darabont, writer and director of such classics as The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile, and The Mist, discusses adapting works by Stephen King and keeping his characters at the core of the story.
3:00 AM On KET1
American Masters
#2308 Jeff Bridges: The Dude Abides
Called "the most natural and least self-conscious screen actor that has ever lived," this 2010 Oscar-winning best actor embodies traits far beyond brilliance as an actor. Bridges is an exceptional musician, a photographer, an occasional vintner, and a storyteller.
3:00 AM On KET2
American Masters
#2704 Dorothea Lange: Grab A Hunk of Lightning
Known for her powerful images from the Great Depression, photographer Dorothea Lange's "Migrant Mother" remains emblematic of that period.
5:00 AM On KET2
Great Performances
#3816 Rejoice with Itzhak Perlman and Cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot
Legendary violinist Itzhak Perlman and celebrated cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot perform liturgical and traditional works in new arrangements.
7:30 AM On KET2
Louisville Life
#820 Caudill Seed Company; Seelbach Hotel & 21c Museum Hotel; Erin Keane - WFPL; American Printing House for the Blind
A visit to Caudill Seed Company that celebrated their 65th year in business in 2012; in the final installment of "Ten Buildings That Changed Louisville," a look at Seelbach Hotel and 21c Museum Hotel; an interview with Erin Keane who covers arts and humanities for WFPL; and American Printing House for the Blind are featured.
9:00 AM On KET2
Roadtrip Nation
#901 Portland - Cambridge
A new team of Roadtrippers interviews Brother Stavros at the New Skete monastery in New York.
1:00 PM On KET2
Well Read
#309 Christa Parravani, Her
A heart-wrenching memoir of the author's struggle after losing her identical twin sister to suicide.
4:30 PM On KET2
Painting and Travel with Roger and Sarah Bansemer
#508 Gloucester Dory Boats
Roger paints colorful dory boats in the harbor at Gloucester, Massachusetts using oils. Sarah walks along the waterfront where the Gloucester Fisherman sculpture stands.
10:00 PM On KET2
POV
#2710 After Tiller
A portrait of the four doctors in America who still openly perform third-trimester abortions.
11:30 PM On KET1
Louisville Life
#820 Caudill Seed Company; Seelbach Hotel & 21c Museum Hotel; Erin Keane - WFPL; American Printing House for the Blind
A visit to Caudill Seed Company that celebrated their 65th year in business in 2012; in the final installment of "Ten Buildings That Changed Louisville," a look at Seelbach Hotel and 21c Museum Hotel; an interview with Erin Keane who covers arts and humanities for WFPL; and American Printing House for the Blind are featured.
Tuesday, September 2
2:00 AM On KET1
Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick
#1408 Dale Brown - Strike Force
The former U.S. Air Force Captain and author combines intrigue and suspense in Strike Force.
2:30 AM On KET1
Well Read
#201 Ian Rankin, Standing In Another Man's Grave
Former detective John Rebus investigates the disappearance of three women in Ian Rankin's thriller.
3:30 AM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4429 Breathless, Part 2
A procedure goes wrong for Otto, Charlie, and Jean. Elizabeth and Mulligan meet for a showdown. Angela and Otto have an out-of-town trip with a chaperone.
7:30 AM On KET2
Kentucky Life
#1919 BB Riverboats; Cumberland College Marker; White Thoroughbreds; Fort Knox Gold Depository
BB Riverboats, operating from the Newport Landing, have been cruising Northern Kentucky waters for more than 30 years; a historical marker in Whitley County recounts the history of Cumberland College, now the University of the Cumberlands; a look some rare white thoroughbreds in Marshall County; and fascinating information about the U.S. Bullion Depository at Ft. Knox from two knowledgeable insiders are featured.
1:00 PM On KET2
Theater Talk
#719 Hello, Dolly! 50th Anniversary
The 50th anniversary of Hello, Dolly!, the smash musical by Jerry Herman and Michael Stewart, is celebrated.
8:00 PM On KET1
Jubilee
#1813 The Seldom Scene
Bluegrass veterans The Seldom Scene bring their signature sound to the 2013 Festival of the Bluegrass at the Kentucky Horse Park.
11:30 PM On KET1
Kentucky Life
#1919 BB Riverboats; Cumberland College Marker; White Thoroughbreds; Fort Knox Gold Depository
BB Riverboats, operating from the Newport Landing, have been cruising Northern Kentucky waters for more than 30 years; a historical marker in Whitley County recounts the history of Cumberland College, now the University of the Cumberlands; a look some rare white thoroughbreds in Marshall County; and fascinating information about the U.S. Bullion Depository at Ft. Knox from two knowledgeable insiders are featured.
Wednesday, September 3
4:00 AM On KET2
POV
#2710 After Tiller
A portrait of the four doctors in America who still openly perform third-trimester abortions.
7:00 PM On KET2
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions
#507 The Shrine at Czestochowa, Poland
A destination for pilgrims for more than 600 years, the Czestochowa monastery houses a painting of the Virgin and Child thought to have been painted by St. Luke. Burt tours a 15th-century library; discovers the three essential elements that connect an image to a miracle; and ponders what makes places like the Vietnam Memorial, the Alamo, Civil War battlefields, and Abraham Lincoln's birthplace such popular shrines.
9:00 PM On KET2
American Masters
#2704 Dorothea Lange: Grab A Hunk of Lightning
Known for her powerful images from the Great Depression, photographer Dorothea Lange's "Migrant Mother" remains emblematic of that period.
Thursday, September 4
1:00 PM On KET2
Kentucky Collectibles
#201 Folk Art Phonograph Dancers/Tiffany Racing Trophy/Kentucky Connection Book
Expert appraisers examine treasures including folk art phonograph dancers, a Tiffany Kentucky racing trophy, and a book with a connection to one of Kentucky's beloved historians.
2:15 PM On KET1
DanceSense
#101 Understanding Dance
Explores the reasons why people dance.
3:00 PM On KET2
Music Voyager
#305 Israel: Voices from the Desert
The Idan Raichel Project perform at the foot of the magnificent "Solomon's Pillars," a natural rock formation in the Negev Desert near the Red Sea resort city of Eilat.
7:00 PM On KET2
Just Seen It
#708
7:30 PM On KET2
Louisville Life
#820 Caudill Seed Company; Seelbach Hotel & 21c Museum Hotel; Erin Keane - WFPL; American Printing House for the Blind
A visit to Caudill Seed Company that celebrated their 65th year in business in 2012; in the final installment of "Ten Buildings That Changed Louisville," a look at Seelbach Hotel and 21c Museum Hotel; an interview with Erin Keane who covers arts and humanities for WFPL; and American Printing House for the Blind are featured.
9:00 PM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4429 Breathless, Part 2
A procedure goes wrong for Otto, Charlie, and Jean. Elizabeth and Mulligan meet for a showdown. Angela and Otto have an out-of-town trip with a chaperone.
10:00 PM On KET1
Father Brown
#112 The Maddest of All
Father Brown investigates the death of an ex-serviceman.
Friday, September 5
Midnight On KET1
Just Seen It
#708
12:30 AM On KET1
Louisville Life
#820 Caudill Seed Company; Seelbach Hotel & 21c Museum Hotel; Erin Keane - WFPL; American Printing House for the Blind
A visit to Caudill Seed Company that celebrated their 65th year in business in 2012; in the final installment of "Ten Buildings That Changed Louisville," a look at Seelbach Hotel and 21c Museum Hotel; an interview with Erin Keane who covers arts and humanities for WFPL; and American Printing House for the Blind are featured.
5:15 AM On KET1
DanceSense
#101 Understanding Dance
Explores the reasons why people dance.
1:00 PM On KET2
Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick
#1421 Austin Washington - The Education of George Washington (Washington's Great, great, etc. Nephew)
George Washington heir Austin Washington provides an insider's look at what made Washington great.
5:30 PM On KET2
Louisville Life
#820 Caudill Seed Company; Seelbach Hotel & 21c Museum Hotel; Erin Keane - WFPL; American Printing House for the Blind
A visit to Caudill Seed Company that celebrated their 65th year in business in 2012; in the final installment of "Ten Buildings That Changed Louisville," a look at Seelbach Hotel and 21c Museum Hotel; an interview with Erin Keane who covers arts and humanities for WFPL; and American Printing House for the Blind are featured.
Saturday, September 6
Midnight On KET1
WoodSongs
#1112 Janiva Magness
Powerhouse blues singer Janiva Magness performs songs from her brand new CD, Stronger For It.
2:00 AM On KET1
Great Performances at the Met
#809 Cosi Fan Tutte
Music director James Levine conducts Mozart's beloved opera about testing the ties of love.
3:00 AM On KET2
American Masters
#2602 Sister Rosetta Tharpe: The Godmother of Rock & Roll
During the 1940s, 50s, and 60s, Sister Rosetta Tharpe introduced the spiritual passion of her gospel music into the secular world of popular rock 'n roll. This flamboyant African American gospel superstar was a natural born performer and rebel. She was a major influence on generations of black and white musicians including Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Elvis Presley, and more.
Noon On KET1
Quilting Arts
#807 Gone to The Dogs
A canine fabric collage featuring her yellow lab, how to make a futon for Fido, and how to make an easy to clean floor mat.
2:00 PM On KET1
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions
#1103 Burt Wolf's Family Vacation
Each summer, Burt takes his wife, a selection of his sons and daughter-in-laws, and grandchildren to Europe. This program takes an irreverent look at one of their itineraries which includes Prague – the capital of the Czech Republic and Leukerbad in Switzerland.

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