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The WETA Movie: Glory
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The WETA Movie: Glory

In Edward Zwick's 1989 historical drama, Matthew Broderick portrays Col. Robert Gould Shaw, who trained and led the 54th Massachusetts, the U.S. Army's first all-black regiment, in the American Civil War. Co-starring are Denzel Washington (who won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor), Morgan Freeman and Cary Elwes.

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Chip Brienza
Classical WETA
Weekend host on Classical WETA 90.9 FM

Chip Brienza

Chip Brienza is a weekend host on Classical WETA 90.9 FM. An actor as well as a broadcaster, Chip has many film and television credits on his resume.

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Sesame Street
Kids
WETA Kids

Sesame Street

Sesame Street, the recipient of 85 Emmys, helps children learn and grow with its unique blend of excitement, humor, and compassion. 

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Essie Davis as Phryne Fisher | Credit: Every Cloud Productions & All3 Media International
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, Series III

Death-Defying Acts: When the unfortunate assistant in a magic show dies on stage, Jack and Phryne's investigation unravels a secret murder in the past. Phryne's estranged father makes a surprise visit.

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Our Zoo | Credit: BBC
WETA UK
Saturdays at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Our Zoo

Lee Ingleby (Inspector George Gently) stars as an ex-soldier struggling to come to terms with the effects of the Great War who comes up with an idea that becomes a life-long mission: building Britain's first cage-free zoo.

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Vera, Series 3
WETA UK
Saturdays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Vera, Series 3

Brenda Blethyn stars as the obsessed, caustic and brilliant investigator DCI Vera Stanhope, in a series adapted from the bestselling mystery novels by Ann Cleeves.

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Independent Lens: The Black Panthers | Courtesy of Stephen Shames

WETA Television celebrates with special programming.

Mozart

Which composer are you?

MAGGIE SMITH as Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham | Credit: Courtesy of Nick Briggs/Carnival Film & Television Limited 2015 for MASTERPIECE

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Luther, Series 2 | Credit: BBC

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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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Fun Places in DC

Credit: Mehgan Murphy, Smithsonian's National Zoo

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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Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

ReadingRockets.org looks at how young children learn to read, why so many struggle, and what we can do to help. 

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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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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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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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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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Ken Burns Partnership

Ken Burns

Ken Burns Partnership

For more than 30 years, WETA has proudly partnered with Ken Burns to bring landmark documentaries to the nation.

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WETA History

WETA History Timeline

Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.

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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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Classical WETA

Giuseppe Verdi

Il Trovatore

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VivaLaVoce

Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry

The Great Service: Magnificat

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1971
Howard University wins the NCAA men's soccer championship and becomes the first team from a historically black institution to win a major college championship.
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WETA UK

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