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Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White | Courtesy of Essentrics
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Forever Painless with Miranda Esmonde-White

The New York Times best-selling author of "Aging Backwards" addresses the topic of chronic pain in a new special that offers an eye-opening education on pain and its causes — and a new approach to pain management.

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James Lee, Artistic Director of the National Chamber Players (Photo by Scott Suchman)
Classical WETA
Monday at 9:00pm on Classical WETA

Front Row Washington: National Chamber Players

Artistic Director James Lee and the National Chamber Players present an evening of Popper, Pärt, and Bach in a concert recorded at the Episcopal High School in Alexandria where the group has been in residence since 2004.

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Arthur
Kids
WETA Kids

Arthur

Arthur follows the adventures and misadventures of 8-year-old Arthur Read (an aardvark), his little sister D.W., and his friends and family. 

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Little Anthony and the Imperials sing their hits "Tears on My Pillow," "Going Out of My Head," "Hurt So Bad" and "Shimmy Shimmy Ko Ko Bop."
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:30pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Rock, Rhythm & Doo Wop

Join Frankie Valli, Little Richard, Little Anthony & The Imperials, Fred Parris & The Five Satins, Lou Christie, Lenny Welch and more for a once-in-a-lifetime reunion of musical legends that takes viewers back to the 50s and 60s.

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Pie in the Sky
WETA UK
Mondays at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Pie in the Sky

A retired police detective tries to succeed in the restaurant business, but is constantly still being called upon to solve mysterious crimes.

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Midsomer Murders, Series IX
WETA UK
Tonight at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Midsomer Murders, Series IX

Vixen's Run: A wealthy, eccentric, obese aristocrat Freddy Butler (Joss Ackland) drops dead after gathering all three of his wives at his hall.

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National Christmas Tree

Get into the spirit with specials on WETA TV and 90.9 FM.

Library of Congress Jefferson Building

Saturdays at 9:00pm on 90.9 FM

Boundary Stones

Learn about our area's rich past with WETA's local history blog.

Remembering Gwen Ifill

WETA pays tribute to our friend and colleague.

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Ticket Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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Educational Outings

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Educational Outings

The Washington, D.C. area offers wonderful options for fun and educational outings with children.

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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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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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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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Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

WETA is going out into the national capital region to highlight and explore under-the-radar activities.

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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 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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What's on Now

5:00AM Super WHY!
Around the World Adventure
5:30AM Cyberchase
The Secrets of Symmetria
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Take a Walk; Cotton Patch
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Classical WETA

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Symphony #33

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VivaLaVoce

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

The Tsar's Bride

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December 5
1892
The American University is established in the District of Columbia by an Act of Congress.
WETA Kids Channel

WETA Kids Channel

The best in children's educational television, all day every day.

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