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Glen Campbell | Credit: Courtesy of TJL Productions
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Country Pop Legends

Country pop stars unite to perform their biggest and best-loved hit recordings from the 1950s, '60s and '70s in this music special. Performances from Glen Campbell, Crystal Gayle, Hank Locklin, Bill Anderson, BJ Thomas, the Bellamy Brothers, the Browns and others.

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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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Bob the Builder
Kids
WETA Kids

Bob the Builder

This series follows the adventures of Bob and his machines: Scoop the leader/digger, Muck the digger/dumper, Dizzy the cement mixer, Lofty the crane and Roley the steamroller. Other characters include Farmer Pickles, his tractor Travis and the naughty scarecrow Spud.

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Music superstar Annie Lennox performs some of the most memorable melodies and lyrics from the American Songbook.
WETA Television
Tonight at 10:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Annie Lennox: Nostalgia Live in Concert

Pop music superstar Annie Lennox performs selections from Nostalgia, her album of songs from the American Songbook, interpreting memorable songs such as "Summertime," "Georgia on My Mind," "You Belong to Me," "I Cover the Waterfront" and "God Bless the Child."

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LAURENCE CENDROWICZ ©CARNIVAL FILM & TELEVISION
WETA UK
Saturdays at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Whitechapel

Rupert Penry-Jones (MI-5) stars in an atmospheric, brooding drama that follows members of a modern team of detectives in London's Whitechapel district who are contending, in Series One, with copycat killings that replicate murders committed by Jack the Ripper a century before.

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Sister Cynthia Mary (Bryony Hannah) | Credit: Courtesy of Robert Viglasky / © Neal Street Productions
WETA UK
Tonight at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Call the Midwife, Season 4

Part 5 of 8: Sister Julienne questions the nature of absolute faith when she meets a Christian Science couple who refuse medicine for their newborn. Barbara tries to communicate with a pregnant woman who can't speak English. Sister Mary Cynthia returns, and Fred meets a woman who catches his eye.

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Around Town

Get the latest local reviews from art, theater and film critics.

NSO Showcase

Performances from the National Symphony Orchestra's archives

LGBT Pride Month

WETA Television celebrates with special programming in June.

First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt speaking on Women's Day at the Chicago World's Fair, 1933 (Photo Credit: Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library)

Who said it -- Theodore, Franklin or Eleanor?

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Family-Friendly Events

Family-Friendly Events

Family-Friendly Events

Check out our Community Calendar for fun and educational family-oriented events in Greater Washington.

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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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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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Television & Children

Watching TV

Television & Children

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

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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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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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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

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

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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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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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Classical WETA

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony #4 in B-flat Major, Op. 60

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VivaLaVoce

Giuseppe Verdi

Luisa Miller: Act I. Love

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May 30
1922
The Lincoln Memorial is dedicated on the National Mall. President Lincoln's only surviving son, Robert Todd Lincoln, is a special guest at the ceremony.
WETA UK

WETA UK

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

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