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, July 29
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
What If, Alive Inside, and Philip Seymour Hoffman's last film, A Most Wanted Man, are reviewed.
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
What If, Alive Inside, and Philip Seymour Hoffman's last film, A Most Wanted Man, are reviewed.
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.
6:30 AM On KET2
bookclub@ket
#408 Clay's Quilt
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Kentuckian Silas House's first novel—the story of a young miner picking up the pieces of a life marred by early tragedy. A 2002 KET production.
Noon On KET2
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.
1:00 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.
4:00 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.
4:00 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.
7:30 PM On KET1
Spy
#111 Codename: Family Bonds
When Judith receives a blow to the head, she begins to think she is still married to Tim.
8:00 PM On KET1
Last Tango In Halifax
#206
A surprise visitor makes Alan's day. Caroline promises to keep Gillian's formidable secret, as long as she steers clear of Robbie. Kate's gesture at Alan and Celia's wedding stuns both Caroline and the crowd.
9:00 PM On KET1
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4427 Poirot Season 12, Dead Man's Folly
Poirot reluctantly attends the party of a wealthy financier where a "murder hunt" game may turn out to be a real murder.
11:30 PM On KET2
bookclub@ket
#408 Clay's Quilt
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Kentuckian Silas House's first novel—the story of a young miner picking up the pieces of a life marred by early tragedy. A 2002 KET production.
Monday, August 4
Midnight On KET2
Last Tango In Halifax
#206
A surprise visitor makes Alan's day. Caroline promises to keep Gillian's formidable secret, as long as she steers clear of Robbie. Kate's gesture at Alan and Celia's wedding stuns both Caroline and the crowd.
1:00 AM On KET1
Theater Talk
#732 Shakespeare In America and Mama Rose's Turn
Professor James Shapiro discusses his book, Shakespeare in America. Also, author Carolyn Quinn talks about her book, Mama Rose's Turn: The True Story of America's Most Notorious Stage Mother.
1:00 AM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4427 Poirot Season 12, Dead Man's Folly
Poirot reluctantly attends the party of a wealthy financier where a "murder hunt" game may turn out to be a real murder.
1:30 AM On KET1
On Story
#412 Neo Noir: The Modern Day Film Noir
Shane Black and Brian Helgeland discuss the modern day Neo Noir - a genre-bending response to the Film Noirs of the 1940s and 50s.
3:00 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.
7:30 AM On KET2
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.
9:00 AM On KET2
Roadtrip Nation
#607
In Santa Fe, the team interviews Celine Cousteau, filmmaker and granddaughter of famed explorer Jacques Cousteau. They drive into West Texas and visit with Doug Baum, owner of Texas Camel Corps. Driving east to Austin, they interview Terry Lickona, producer of the television program Austin City Limits and finish up their tour of Texas in Houston where they talk with blogger and author Gwendolyn Zepeda.
1:00 PM On KET2
Well Read
#305 Elizabeth Strout, The Burgess Boys
The novelist discusses her deeply illuminating story about the ties that bind us to family.
4:30 PM On KET2
Painting and Travel with Roger and Sarah Bansemer
#504 The Red Dairy Barn - Part 2
Acrylics are used to finish painting the dairy barn in the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains.
10:00 PM On KET2
POV
#2707 15 to Life: Kenneth's Story
Imprisoned for over a decade, a teenager sentenced to life without parole struggles for redemption.
11:30 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.
Tuesday, August 5
2:00 AM On KET1
Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick
#1417 Arianna Huffington - Thrive
J.D. Power, with his book Power, tells how his company became the voice of the consumer and shaped the auto industry.
2:00 AM On KET2
Last Tango In Halifax
#206
A surprise visitor makes Alan's day. Caroline promises to keep Gillian's formidable secret, as long as she steers clear of Robbie. Kate's gesture at Alan and Celia's wedding stuns both Caroline and the crowd.
2:30 AM On KET1
Well Read
#324 Elizabeth Gilbert, The Sig. of All Things
Gilbert's novel follows brilliant botanist Alma Whittaker on a voyage of science and desire.
3:00 AM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4427 Poirot Season 12, Dead Man's Folly
Poirot reluctantly attends the party of a wealthy financier where a "murder hunt" game may turn out to be a real murder.
7:30 AM On KET2
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.
1:00 PM On KET2
Theater Talk
#619 A New Take On Cinderella
A discussion about the Broadway musical, Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella with two of its stars.
8:00 PM On KET1
Jubilee
#1809 Dale Ann Bradley
Five-time IBMA Female Vocalist of the Year Dale Ann Bradley performs at the 2013 Festival of the Bluegrass at the Kentucky Horse Park.
8:00 PM On KET2
Mark Twain
#102 Part Two
Explores the other side of Twain the man—an American icon who falls hard through tragedy and bad financial decisions. An inept businessman who squanders his fortune on pipe-dream patents and bad investments, Twain turns to the lecture circuit and tours extensively, leaving behind his beloved Hartford home in an effort to pay off his creditors.
Wednesday, August 6
1:00 AM On KET2
Mark Twain
#102 Part Two
Explores the other side of Twain the man—an American icon who falls hard through tragedy and bad financial decisions. An inept businessman who squanders his fortune on pipe-dream patents and bad investments, Twain turns to the lecture circuit and tours extensively, leaving behind his beloved Hartford home in an effort to pay off his creditors.
4:00 AM On KET2
POV
#2707 15 to Life: Kenneth's Story
Imprisoned for over a decade, a teenager sentenced to life without parole struggles for redemption.
8:00 PM 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.
10:00 PM On KET2
Last Tango In Halifax
#206
A surprise visitor makes Alan's day. Caroline promises to keep Gillian's formidable secret, as long as she steers clear of Robbie. Kate's gesture at Alan and Celia's wedding stuns both Caroline and the crowd.
Thursday, August 7
4:00 AM On KET2
Mark Twain
#102 Part Two
Explores the other side of Twain the man—an American icon who falls hard through tragedy and bad financial decisions. An inept businessman who squanders his fortune on pipe-dream patents and bad investments, Twain turns to the lecture circuit and tours extensively, leaving behind his beloved Hartford home in an effort to pay off his creditors.
3:00 PM On KET2
Music Voyager
#301 Eastern Tennessee: Cradle of Country Music
Jacob Edgar explores Bristol, a city that proudly calls itself the birthplace of country music.
7:00 PM On KET2
Just Seen It
#704
7:30 PM On KET2
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.
9:00 PM On KET2
Masterpiece Mystery!
#4427 Poirot Season 12, Dead Man's Folly
Poirot reluctantly attends the party of a wealthy financier where a "murder hunt" game may turn out to be a real murder.
10:00 PM On KET1
Father Brown
#108 The Face of Death
After a murder at a charity treasure hunt, general suspicion falls upon a bereaved man.
Friday, August 8
Midnight On KET1
Just Seen It
#704
12:30 AM 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.
2:00 AM On KET2
Mark Twain
#102 Part Two
Explores the other side of Twain the man—an American icon who falls hard through tragedy and bad financial decisions. An inept businessman who squanders his fortune on pipe-dream patents and bad investments, Twain turns to the lecture circuit and tours extensively, leaving behind his beloved Hartford home in an effort to pay off his creditors.
3:00 AM On KET1
Mark Twain
#102 Part Two
Explores the other side of Twain the man—an American icon who falls hard through tragedy and bad financial decisions. An inept businessman who squanders his fortune on pipe-dream patents and bad investments, Twain turns to the lecture circuit and tours extensively, leaving behind his beloved Hartford home in an effort to pay off his creditors.
1:00 PM On KET2
Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick
#1417 Arianna Huffington - Thrive
J.D. Power, with his book Power, tells how his company became the voice of the consumer and shaped the auto industry.
5:30 PM On KET2
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.

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