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Meryl Streep as Julia Child in "Julie & Julia" | Credit: APT
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:30pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The WETA Movie: Julie & Julia

In Nora Ephron's 2009 drama, a woman in Queens, New York, sets a deadline of one year to prepare all 524 recipes in Julia Child's famous cookbook, Mastering the Art of French Cooking. Amy Adams and Meryl Streep star.

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James Jacobs

James Jacobs Classical WETA's Saturday evening host.  His varied career has included performing on programs like A Prairie Home Companion and working as a producer for both recorded programs and concert broadcasts.

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Wild Kratts
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Wild Kratts

Join Chris and Martin Kratt as they encounter incredible wild animals, combining science education with fun and adventure, while traveling to animal habitats around the globe. 

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The Jewel in the Crown
WETA UK
Saturdays at 8:00pm on WETA UK

The Jewel in the Crown

Based on Paul Scott's Raj Quartet novels, this classic 1984 series recounts the final days of the British Raj in India during World War II. Art Malik, Geraldine James, Saeed Jaffrey, Peggy Ashcroft, Charles Dance, Tim Pigott-Smith, Eric Porter and Susan Wooldridge star.

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The Buccaneers
WETA UK
Saturdays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

The Buccaneers

Based on Edith Wharton's final, unfinished 1937 novel, The Buccaneers tells the story of four rich young American women who come to England during the Gilded Age and marry into the landed, but impoverished, aristocracy.

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Poldark
WETA UK
Saturdays at 10:00pm on WETA UK

Poldark

The sweeping, swashbuckling, romantic saga Poldark, a 1970s BBC blockbuster that is now remembered as a classic, tells the story of a dashing 18th-century English army officer, played by Robin Ellis, and his ever-changing fortunes.

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J.S. Bach

Listen throughout the month on Classical WETA and VivaLaVoce.

Texas Western's NCAA Championship victory over all-white Kentucky at Cole Field House in 1966 went way beyond sports. | Credit: El Paso Times

The 1966 NCAA final at Cole Field House went way beyond sports.

Sister Winifred (Victoria Yeates), Patsy (Emerald Fennell) and Nurse Barbara Gilbert (Charlotte Ritchie) riding their bicycles | Credit: Courtesy of Laurence Cendrowicz/Neal Street Productions

Premieres Sunday, March 29 at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

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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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Fun Places in DC

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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 Young Writers' Contest

WETA Kids Writers Contest

WETA Kids Young Writers' Contest

WETA Kids is encouraging K-3rd grade children to make their own “books” and enter the PBS KIDS Writers Contest.

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Community Calendar

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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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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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Telly Visions

Telly Visions

Telly Visions

Telly Visions is our British TV and culture blog. Stop by for the latest from around the Brit entertainment world!

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Giveaways

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Ticket Giveaways

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

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Local History Blog

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Boundary Stones

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

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WETA Magazine

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WETA Magazine

WETA Magazine features TV schedules and highlights as well as updates about Classical WETA 90.9 FM programs.

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Local TV Productions

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Local Productions

WETA's local productions highlight the best of Washington, D.C., exploring the people, places and culture of our area.

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What's on Now

1:30PM Sara's Weeknight Meals
Italian With Joey Campanaro
2:00PM Baking with Julia
Flo Braker
2:30PM Lidia's Kitchen
Seafood Symphony
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Gaetano Donizetti

Lucia di Lammermoor

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Rückert-Lieder

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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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