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Twyla Moves

Twyla Moves

Twyla Moves

Explore legendary choreographer Twyla Tharp’s career and famously rigorous creative process, with original interviews, first-hand glimpses of her at work and rare archival footage of select performances from her more than 160 choreographed works.
S35 E3 Length 1:22:31 Premiere: 3.26.21

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Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

Explore the life and work of the legendary neurologist and author Oliver Sacks who helped redefine our understanding of the brain.

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Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir

Explore the life of the groundbreaking author of The Joy Luck Club in this intimate portrait.

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Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

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Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story

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Twyla Moves

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Season 35 Episodes

Oliver Sacks: His Own Life (Audio Descriptive Version)

S35 E6 Length 1:49:28 Premiere Date 4.9.21

Oliver Sacks: His Own Life

S35 E5 Length 1:49:28 Premiere Date 4.9.21

Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story

S35 E4 Length 1:23:55 Premiere Date 4.2.21

Twyla Moves

S35 E3 Length 1:22:31 Premiere Date 3.26.21

Flannery

S35 E2 Length 1:23:23 Premiere Date 3.23.21

How It Feels To Be Free

S35 E1 Length 1:53:19 Premiere Date 1.18.21

Twyla Moves

Preview Length 02:36 Premiere Date 3.26.21

How does Twyla Tharp create new dances?

Clip Length 01:01 Premiere Date 3.26.21

The time Twyla Tharp setup a performance in Central Park

Clip Length 01:48 Premiere Date 3.26.21

The time Twyla Tharp pushed David Byrne to his limits

Clip Length 02:58 Premiere Date 3.26.21

Tharp and Baryshnikov's "totally unexpected" collaboration

Clip Length 04:32 Premiere Date 3.26.21

Twyla Tharp's very valuable college decision

Clip Length 01:17 Premiere Date 3.26.21

What's it like choreographing a dance for Zoom?

Clip Length 02:03 Premiere Date 3.26.21

Twyla Tharp: Inside Look

Clip Length 02:00 Premiere Date 3.12.21

Twyla Tharp's Famous 'Eight Jelly Roll' Dance

Clip Length 00:55 Premiere Date 3.26.21

Against All Odds: Meet the Woman Behind American Masters

Clip Length 05:29 Premiere Date 3.9.18

Remembering Anthony Bourdain

Clip Length 00:24 Premiere Date 6.8.18

Remembering Neil Simon

Clip Length 01:04 Premiere Date 8.28.18

Artists Flight Series Promo

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 8.31.18

Specials

Masters of Drag: Julian Eltinge

Length 04:45 Premiere Date 3.1.21

Amyra León: Strange Grace

Length 15:18 Premiere Date 10.14.20

Maia Cruz Palileo: Becoming the Moon

Length 11:54 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah: The New Chief

Length 11:20 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Vincent Valdez: The Beginning is Near

Length 11:01 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Damon Davis: Apologue for the Darkest Gods

Length 11:52 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Bunky Echo-Hawk: The Resistance

Length 08:00 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Anik Khan: Street Level

Length 13:09 Premiere Date 10.5.20

Jacques Pépin makes buttermilk pancakes

Length 03:03 Premiere Date 9.4.20

Jacques Pépin makes cocotte eggs

Length 03:48 Premiere Date 9.4.20

Jacques Pépin makes easy and delicous crêpes

Length 06:05 Premiere Date 9.4.20

Jacques Pépin makes fried eggs

Length 03:21 Premiere Date 9.3.20

Jacques Pépin makes Eggs Jeannette

Length 06:27 Premiere Date 9.3.20

Jacques Pépin makes a country omelet

Length 06:06 Premiere Date 9.3.20

Jacques Pépin makes a seafood omelet

Length 06:40 Premiere Date 9.3.20

Jacques Pépin makes classic scrambled eggs

Length 04:55 Premiere Date 9.3.20

Jacques Pépin makes rice cakes with eggs

Length 03:22 Premiere Date 9.3.20

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