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Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark | Credit: Courtesy of (C) Robert Viglasky/Mammoth Screen for MASTERPIECE
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Poldark

Part 7 of 7: When Verity makes her move, Poldark is blamed and events spiral out of control. An epidemic leads to tragedy. A shipwreck is both a blessing and a curse.

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From the Top
Classical WETA
Sunday at 6:00pm on Classical WETA

From the Top: Seattle, WA

This week's program features a teenage violinist delivering an emotional performance of the music of Ernest Bloch, teenagers from Chicago performing a fun work for sax quartet, and more!

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WordGirl
Kids
WETA Kids

WordGirl

Disguised as mild-mannered fifth grader Becky Botsford, WordGirl possesses superhero strength with the added benefit of a colossal vocabulary. 

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ALAN (Derek Jacobi), CELIA (Anne Reid), WILLIAM (Dean Smith), HARRY (Paul Copley) and DAVE (Malcolm Pitt) stand at the wedding venue. | Credit: Courtesy of Rachel Joseph
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Last Tango in Halifax, Season 3

Part 6 of 6: Caroline gets to the heart of the reason Gillian is reluctant to go through with the wedding. With Celia's encouragement, Alan takes the first step toward forgiveness.

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Globe Trekker
WETA UK
Sundays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Globe Trekker

Globe Trekker's intrepid hosts go off the beaten path, exploring the world's myriad cultures and landscapes.

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Swimmers of all ages enjoy the Tidal Basin Bathing Beach in 1922. | Credit: Library of Congress
Local
Boundary Stones local history blog

Cooling Off in the Tidal Basin

In the 1920s, Washingtonians dealt with the summer heat by going to the nearest beach — the Tidal Basin.

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Not THAT DC: Tweed Ride

WETA's New Web Series

NSO Showcase

Performances from the National Symphony Orchestra's archives

Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark | Credit: Courtesy of (C) Robert Viglasky/Mammoth Screen for MASTERPIECE

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Swimmers of all ages enjoy the Tidal Basin Bathing Beach in 1922. | Credit: Library of Congress

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WETA Arts

WETA Arts

WETA Arts

WETA Arts spotlights and celebrates visual and performing art in Greater Washington and around the nation. 

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Fun Places in DC

Fun Places

Fun Places in the D.C. Area

The Washington, D.C. area offers wonderful options for taking children on daytime adventures. 

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WETA Kids Games

WETA Kids Games

WETA Kids Games

Play matching, alphabet and concentration games from your favorite WETA Kids characters.

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Ready to Learn

Ready To Learn

Ready to Learn

WETA Kids' Ready To Learn program offers free literacy workshops, conducted in English and Spanish, throughout the area.

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Television & Children

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Television & Children

Get answers to the many questions parents and educators have about children and television.

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Community Calendar

WETA Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Looking for something to do around town? Want to get the word out about your group's event? Check out our calendar!

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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

Local cultural organizations often make free tickets available to WETA listeners, viewers, and members. 

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Arlington History Videos

Arlington Historical Society Presents

Arlington History Videos

WETA has partnered with the Arlington Historical Society to tell stories about our area's past.

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WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

Our connection to Washington includes educational efforts that reflect and serve our distinctive region.

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Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

WETA is going out into the national capital region to highlight interesting, out-of-the-ordinary and under-the-radar activities.

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What's on Now

6:30AM Thomas & Friends
If a Job's Worth Doing
7:00AM Martha Speaks
Martha to the Rescue; Martha Camps Out
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I Love the Nightlife; Oh Give Me a Home!
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Classical WETA

Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Concerto #5 "Emperor"

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VivaLaVoce

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Idomeneo: Act I

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1973
Arena Stage becomes the first American theater company to tour the Soviet Union.
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