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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Tuesday, September 2
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
Encore reviews of Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, Bad Words, Muppets Most Wanted, and Non-Stop.
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
Encore reviews of Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, Bad Words, Muppets Most Wanted, and Non-Stop.
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.
6:00 PM On KET1
The Lawrence Welk Show
#1402 We Can Make Music
Bill Thrash is the guest. The band excels on "The Good Life." Clay Hart sings "Tie A Yellow Ribbon."
7:00 PM On KET2
Classic Gospel
#702 Bev Shea: Then Sings My Soul
George Beverly Shea's deep resonant voice has sung hope into the lives of millions of people. He has been a permanent fixture at Billy Graham Crusades throughout his 65-year career.
7:30 PM On KET1
Louisville Life
#803 Louisville Palace/Broad Run Vineyards/Edward Heavrin - The Potter's Field
A visit to the landmark Louisville Palace, a tour of Broad Run Vineyards twenty-five acres, and an interview with Edward Heavrin, director of The Potter's Field, a heartening film about burials for the homeless including a look at the trailer are featured.
8:00 PM On KET1
Kentucky Life
#1920 John Hunt Morgan
A profile of General John Hunt Morgan, known as the Thunderbolt of the Confederacy, was born in Alabama, but is considered a true son of Kentucky, and the romantic ideal of the Southern cavalryman. He is known for his daring raids across Kentucky, southern Indiana, and Ohio during the Civil War.
8:00 PM On KET2
Father Brown
#112 The Maddest of All
Father Brown investigates the death of an ex-serviceman.
9:00 PM On KET1
Movie Classics
#1010 Moonstruck
An Italian-American widow, engaged to a reticent suitor falls in love with his brother. Cher, who won an Academy Award for her performance; Nicolas Cage; Vincent Gardenia; Olympia Dukakis; and Danny Aiello star.
10:30 PM On KET2
Spy
#116 Codename: Last Scupper
Tim decides to rekindle his romance with Caitlin after finding himself on an assassin's hit list.
11:00 PM On KET1
Austin City Limits
#3905 Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell
The country music legends Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell play favorites and songs from their joint LP, Old Yellow Moon.
Sunday, September 7
Midnight On KET1
Dirk Gently
#101
The search for an elderly woman's missing cat leads Dirk and his sidekick MacDuff to bigger mysteries.
Midnight On KET2
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.
1:00 AM On KET1
POV
#2710 After Tiller
A portrait of the four doctors in America who still openly perform third-trimester abortions.
2:30 AM On KET1
American Masters
#2702 Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton As Himself
The remarkable life of famed participatory journalist George Plimpton: writer, editor, amateur sportsman, actor, and friend to many.
3:00 AM On KET2
POV
#2710 After Tiller
A portrait of the four doctors in America who still openly perform third-trimester abortions.
6:30 AM On KET2
bookclub@ket
#301 All the King's Men
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Robert Penn Warren's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, All the King's Men, based on the life of Huey Long. A 2001 KET production.
10:00 AM On KET1
Louisville Life
#803 Louisville Palace/Broad Run Vineyards/Edward Heavrin - The Potter's Field
A visit to the landmark Louisville Palace, a tour of Broad Run Vineyards twenty-five acres, and an interview with Edward Heavrin, director of The Potter's Field, a heartening film about burials for the homeless including a look at the trailer are featured.
Noon On KET2
Louisville Life
#803 Louisville Palace/Broad Run Vineyards/Edward Heavrin - The Potter's Field
A visit to the landmark Louisville Palace, a tour of Broad Run Vineyards twenty-five acres, and an interview with Edward Heavrin, director of The Potter's Field, a heartening film about burials for the homeless including a look at the trailer are featured.
1:00 PM On KET2
Spy
#116 Codename: Last Scupper
Tim decides to rekindle his romance with Caitlin after finding himself on an assassin's hit list.
4:00 PM On KET1
Kentucky Life
#1920 John Hunt Morgan
A profile of General John Hunt Morgan, known as the Thunderbolt of the Confederacy, was born in Alabama, but is considered a true son of Kentucky, and the romantic ideal of the Southern cavalryman. He is known for his daring raids across Kentucky, southern Indiana, and Ohio during the Civil War.
4:00 PM On KET2
Father Brown
#112 The Maddest of All
Father Brown investigates the death of an ex-serviceman.
7:30 PM On KET1
Spy
#116 Codename: Last Scupper
Tim decides to rekindle his romance with Caitlin after finding himself on an assassin's hit list.
9:00 PM On KET1
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4430 Breathless, Part 3
Otto and Elizabeth's strange marriage becomes plain. Jean forms an unlikely bond with Margaret. A climactic series of events is kicked off by a swimsuit contest. The intertwined fates of doctors, nurses, spouses, and a police inspector converge.
11:30 PM On KET2
bookclub@ket
#301 All the King's Men
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Robert Penn Warren's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, All the King's Men, based on the life of Huey Long. A 2001 KET production.
Monday, September 8
1:00 AM On KET1
Theater Talk
#722
Actors Jefferson Mays and Bryce Pinkham discuss A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder.
1:00 AM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4430 Breathless, Part 3
Otto and Elizabeth's strange marriage becomes plain. Jean forms an unlikely bond with Margaret. A climactic series of events is kicked off by a swimsuit contest. The intertwined fates of doctors, nurses, spouses, and a police inspector converge.
1:30 AM On KET1
On Story
#403 Alien: Deconstructing A Sci-Fi Classic
Veteran screenwriters John August and Ashley Miller discuss the tension, pacing, and craftsmanship of Alien.
4:00 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.
7:30 AM On KET2
Louisville Life
#803 Louisville Palace/Broad Run Vineyards/Edward Heavrin - The Potter's Field
A visit to the landmark Louisville Palace, a tour of Broad Run Vineyards twenty-five acres, and an interview with Edward Heavrin, director of The Potter's Field, a heartening film about burials for the homeless including a look at the trailer are featured.
9:00 AM On KET2
Roadtrip Nation
#1101 The Voyage Begins
A team of young adults take a cross-country road trip to interview professionals in diverse careers.
1:00 PM On KET2
Well Read
#310 Daniel James Brown, The Boys in the Boat
A ragtag group of young Americans rowed to gold at the 1936 Olympics, right in the face of Hitler.
3:00 PM On KET2
Landscapes Through Time with David Dunlop
#101 Van Gogh's at Saint Remy De Provence
David takes us through the tumultuous, penultimate year of van Gogh's life - 1889, spent in the asylum of St. Paul de Mausole at St. Remy.
4:30 PM On KET2
Painting and Travel with Roger and Sarah Bansemer
#509 Brunswick's Riverfront
Roger paints a Victorian style structure at the waterfront park in Brunswick, Georgia. Sarah takes time to learn more about the Liberty Ships.
7:00 PM On KET2
Kentucky Life
#1920 John Hunt Morgan
A profile of General John Hunt Morgan, known as the Thunderbolt of the Confederacy, was born in Alabama, but is considered a true son of Kentucky, and the romantic ideal of the Southern cavalryman. He is known for his daring raids across Kentucky, southern Indiana, and Ohio during the Civil War.
7:30 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.
10:00 PM On KET2
POV
#2711 The Genius of Marian
An emotionally complex story about one family's struggle to come to terms with Alzheimer's disease.
11:30 PM On KET1
Louisville Life
#803 Louisville Palace/Broad Run Vineyards/Edward Heavrin - The Potter's Field
A visit to the landmark Louisville Palace, a tour of Broad Run Vineyards twenty-five acres, and an interview with Edward Heavrin, director of The Potter's Field, a heartening film about burials for the homeless including a look at the trailer are featured.
Tuesday, September 9
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
#202 Sam Kean, The Violinist's Thumb
Sam Kean explores the fascinating world of DNA, proposing that human genetics is responsible for qualities ranging from musical talent to skin tone to Einstein's genius.
4:30 AM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4430 Breathless, Part 3
Otto and Elizabeth's strange marriage becomes plain. Jean forms an unlikely bond with Margaret. A climactic series of events is kicked off by a swimsuit contest. The intertwined fates of doctors, nurses, spouses, and a police inspector converge.
7:30 AM On KET2
Kentucky Life
#1920 John Hunt Morgan
A profile of General John Hunt Morgan, known as the Thunderbolt of the Confederacy, was born in Alabama, but is considered a true son of Kentucky, and the romantic ideal of the Southern cavalryman. He is known for his daring raids across Kentucky, southern Indiana, and Ohio during the Civil War.
1:00 PM On KET2
Theater Talk
#625 Cyndi Lauper & Harvey Fierstein Show Off Their Kinky Boots
A look at Kinky Boots with Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein who created the new musical.
8:00 PM On KET1
Jubilee
#1814 The Best of the Festival of the Bluegrass 40th Anniversary
Highlights from the 2013 Festival of the Bluegrass at the Kentucky Horse Park include performances by Masters of Bluegrass, Seldom Scene, Russell Moore & IIrd Tyme Out, and many others.
11:30 PM On KET1
Kentucky Life
#1920 John Hunt Morgan
A profile of General John Hunt Morgan, known as the Thunderbolt of the Confederacy, was born in Alabama, but is considered a true son of Kentucky, and the romantic ideal of the Southern cavalryman. He is known for his daring raids across Kentucky, southern Indiana, and Ohio during the Civil War.
Wednesday, September 10
3:00 AM On KET1
Wendell Berry's Thoughts in the Presence of Fear
With film footage of rural Kentucky as a backdrop, author Wendell Berry expresses his thoughts in the days following the September 11 attack.
4:00 AM On KET2
POV
#2711 The Genius of Marian
An emotionally complex story about one family's struggle to come to terms with Alzheimer's disease.
10:00 PM On KET2
Wendell Berry's Thoughts in the Presence of Fear
With film footage of rural Kentucky as a backdrop, author Wendell Berry expresses his thoughts in the days following the September 11 attack.
Thursday, September 11
1:00 PM On KET2
Kentucky Collectibles
#202 Steiff Teddy Bear/Rose O'Neill Illustration/Lincoln Document
Expert appraisers examine treasures including 1926 Steiff musical teddy bear, a Rose O'Neill illustration, and a document signed by Abraham Lincoln.
2:15 PM On KET1
DanceSense
#102 The Dance of Culture
Looks into the origins and functions of dance in various cultures.
7:00 PM On KET2
Just Seen It
#709
7:30 PM On KET2
Louisville Life
#803 Louisville Palace/Broad Run Vineyards/Edward Heavrin - The Potter's Field
A visit to the landmark Louisville Palace, a tour of Broad Run Vineyards twenty-five acres, and an interview with Edward Heavrin, director of The Potter's Field, a heartening film about burials for the homeless including a look at the trailer are featured.
9:00 PM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4430 Breathless, Part 3
Otto and Elizabeth's strange marriage becomes plain. Jean forms an unlikely bond with Margaret. A climactic series of events is kicked off by a swimsuit contest. The intertwined fates of doctors, nurses, spouses, and a police inspector converge.
10:00 PM On KET1
Father Brown
#113 The Pride of the Prydes
Father Brown investigates an attack on a guide during the grand opening of Pryde Castle.
Friday, September 12
12:30 AM On KET1
Just Seen It
#709

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