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Caroline (SARAH LANCASHIRE), Kate (NINA SOSANYA) | Credit: Courtesy of Rachel Joseph
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Last Tango in Halifax, Season 3

Part 2 of 6: Alan finally lets Celia into his secret about Gary, but is saddened when Celia punishes Caroline on her wedding day for his mistake. Gillian loses her job after a humiliating visit from Cheryl.

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Andrew Byun
Classical WETA
Sunday at 6:00pm on Classical WETA

From the Top: Boston, MA

This week's show features a 16-year-old cellist performing Rachmaninoff and an 11-year-old violinist who also happens to be a budding meteorologist.

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WordGirl
Kids
WETA Kids

WordGirl

Disguised as mild-mannered fifth grader Becky Botsford, WordGirl possesses superhero strength with the added benefit of a colossal vocabulary. 

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Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark | Credit: Courtesy of (C) Robert Viglasky/Mammoth Screen for MASTERPIECE
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Poldark

Part 3 of 7: Poldark's battle with the local gentry deepens. He faces one turning point with Elizabeth and another with Demelza.

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(L-R) Captain Miles Hesketh-Thorne (ALEX WYNDHAM), Lieutenant-Colonel Roland Brett (KEVIN DOYLE), Captain Thomas Gillan (RICHARD RANKIN) | Credit: Courtesy of BBC/Todd Antony
WETA Television
Tonight at 10:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The Crimson Field

Part 3 of 6: Thomas wrestles with a growing attraction to Kitty, a terrified patient faces court martial and Sister Joan reveals a dark secret to one of her patients.

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Globe Trekker
WETA UK
Sundays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Globe Trekker

Globe Trekker's intrepid hosts go off the beaten path, exploring the world's myriad cultures and landscapes.

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Not THAT DC: Sneakerheads

WETA's New Web Series

VivaLaVoce

Classical vocal music in all its forms, 24 hours per day

Wolf Hall Personality Quiz: Thomas More

Which member of Henry VIII's court do you resemble?

Gwendolyn Greene (later Britt) sits patiently at the People’s Drug counter in Arlington, Virginia during a sit-in protest June 9, 1960. (Source: Washington Area Spark on Flickr)

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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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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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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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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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Television & Children

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Television & Children

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

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Ticket Giveaways

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

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Telly Visions Blog

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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Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

WETA is going out into the national capital region to highlight interesting, out-of-the-ordinary and under-the-radar activities.

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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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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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Classical WETA

Aaron Copland

Appalachian Spring

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VivaLaVoce

Hector Berlioz

Les Troyens: Act V

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Smokey the Bear comes to live at the National Zoo after he is rescued from a forest fire in New Mexico.
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Get the latest reviews and recommendations from our team of noted local art, theater and film critics.

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