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Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, Photo credit: Courtesy of Joseph Sinnott
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:30pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek LIVE!

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga team up for a concert from the stage of Jazz at Lincoln Center's Rose Theater in New York City, performing selections from their jazz recording, "Cheek to Cheek."

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Classical WETA Opera House: Cosí fan tutte
Classical WETA
Saturday at 1:00pm on Classical WETA

Classical WETA Opera House: Cosí fan tutte

La Scala Orchestra and Chorus presents Mozart's deceptively complex, comic farce that leaves many listeners pondering the future of their most treasured relationships.

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Thomas and Friends
Kids
WETA Kids

Thomas & Friends

Set on the imaginary island of Sodor, the series follows the adventures of Thomas, a cheeky little Tank Engine, and his friends, Edward, James, Gordon, Percy, Henry and Toby, and Emily, the first female steam engine.

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Gwen Ifill
WETA Television
Fridays at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Washington Week with Gwen Ifill

The longest-running news and public affairs program on public television, Washington Week has been a broadcast journalism mainstay for more than four decades. 

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David Tennant as Will Burton in "The Escape Artist," Courtesy of (C) Endor Productions Ltd MMXIII for MASTERPIECE
WETA Television
Tonight at 10:00pm on WETA UK

The Escape Artist

David Tennant (Doctor Who) stars as brilliant defense lawyer Will Burton, who has a storybook family and a potent nickname, "The Escape Artist," for his ability to spring the obviously guilty. Then he gets a trial that changes his life forever. Tonight: Part 1 of 2.

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WETA Arts

WETA Arts spotlights local visual and performing art.

Vocal CD Pick of the Week

VivaLaVoce showcases a notable new (or newly reissued) CD.

Nam Viet window

Explore Arlington's Vietnamese community.

Shown from left to right: Ben Daniels as Tom Weston, Elaine Cassidy as Katherine, Joanna Vanderham as Denise, and Emun Elliott as Moray, Courtesy of (C) Jonathan Ford/BBC 2013 for MASTERPIECE

Which character do you resemble?

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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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Television & Children

Watching TV

Television & Children

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

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American Graduate Day

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American Graduate Day 2014

WETA TV is highlighting American Graduate Champions, community leaders keeping students on the path to graduation. 

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Ready to Learn

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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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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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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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WETA Special Events

WETA Special Events

WETA Special Events

Join us for a variety of exciting screenings, special appearances, get-togethers and activities.

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Digital Extras

Digital Extras

Digital Extras

Online-only WETA Digital Extras highlight local personalities and stories which make Washington an interesting place to live. 

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Local History Blog

Boundary Stones

Boundary Stones

WETA's local history blog uncovers unique stories that have helped shape our community over the years.

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What's on Now

3:00PM Masterpiece
Poirot: The Big Four
4:30PM Antiques Roadshow
De La Warr Pavilion
5:00PM EastEnders
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Classical WETA

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Oprichnik: Dances

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VivaLaVoce

Gioachino Rossini

Guglielmo Tell: Act II

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October 24
2002
Police arrest John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo, ending the sniper attacks that terrorized the D.C. area for three weeks.
Around Town

WETA Around Town

Get the latest reviews and recommendations from our team of noted local art, theater and film critics.

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Donate Your Vehicle

Support WETA by donating your used car, truck, boat or other vehicle.

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