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Slumdog Millionaire
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:30pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The WETA Movie: Slumdog Millionaire

Danny Boyle and Loveleen Tandan's 2008 blockbuster, winner of eight Academy Awards, including best picture and director, follows the life of a poor Mumbai teen who becomes a contestant on the Indian version of game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

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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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Wild Kratts
Kids
WETA Kids

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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Doc Martin
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Doc Martin

Martin Clunes plays brash, abrasive doctor Martin Ellingham, whose blunt opinions and tactless manner make waves in a small community on England's Cornish coast.

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"Downton Abbey" cast from Series 2 (Photo: Courtesy of (C) Carnival Film & Television Limited for MASTERPIECE)
WETA UK
Tonight at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Downton Abbey, Season 2

See public television's most-watched drama from the very beginning, each Saturday night on WETA UK! Rejoin the denizens of Downton Abbey as their glittering culture is thrown into the tumult of World War I, when Season 2 begins on July 5.

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Real Life History of Call the Midwife
WETA Television
How accurate is the series?

Real History of Call the Midwife

We asked Dr. Dina Copelman, a British history professor at George Mason University, to review the second season of Call the Midwife and give us her thoughts on how well it captured the time and place of early 1950s East End, London.

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Burgers in Washington

Where can you find the juiciest, most delicious burgers?

Choral Showcase

Listen Sundays at 9:00pm on Classical WETA

Digital Extras

Watch web videos on unique local stories and personalities.

Real Life History of Call the Midwife

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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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Ready to Learn

Ready to Learn - Clifford

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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Television & Children

Watching TV

Television & Children

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

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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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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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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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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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Volunteer

WETA Volunteer

Volunteer at WETA!

Make new friends while supporting WETA by becoming a volunteer! 

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WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

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

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What's on Now

Classical WETA

Charles Gounod

Faust

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VivaLaVoce

Christoph Willibald Gluck

Orphée et Euridice: Act II, Scenes 1-2

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1849
Harriet Tubman Escapes from slavery in Maryland and soon becomes a conductor on the Underground Railroad.
WETA UK

WETA UK

Our UK channel offers the best of British television 24 hours a day! 

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WETA Tweets

David Pogue of @novascinow will be @Wolf_Trap tonight using Google Glass during "Carmen".

Say hello to Nicole Lacroix @Wolf_Trap by the WETA tent for @WolfTrapOpera & NSO production of "Carmen" tonight t.co/SYNgRepvuG

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Leadership Circle

Leadership Circle

Join a group of generous donors committed to the continued excellence of WETA’s programs.

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