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Martin Clunes stars in "The Man Who Lost His Head" | Photo Credit: APT
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The Man Who Lost His Head

A repressed British museum curator, Ian Bennet (Martin Clunes), is sent to assess the possible return of an ancient Maori carving to the small, fictional New Zealand town of Otakataka. It sounds like a cushy, dream assignment for Bennet, but surprises await him.

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Linda Carducci
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Weekend Morning Host

Linda Carducci

Linda Carducci is the weekend morning host on Classical WETA 90.9FM. She received classical training on piano and hosted a daily classical music program on a Pittsburgh radio station prior to coming to WETA.
 

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Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas
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Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas

Curious George and the Man with the Yellow Hat are having a wonderful time getting ready for Christmas. The only dilemma — what to give the other for a present!

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Tom Hulce in "Amadeus"
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:30pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

The WETA Movie: Amadeus

Aging Antonio Salieri (F. Murray Abraham), court composer in Vienna, recounts the story of his peer and secret rival, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Tom Hulce) while confessing to his own sins against the young musical genius. The film won eight Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actor (Abraham).

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Derek Jacobi as Alan, Anne Reid as Celia. (Photo: Courtesy of Ben Blackall/© Anthony and Cleopatra Series Ltd)
WETA UK
Tonight at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Last Tango in Halifax, Season 2

Derek Jacobi and Anne Reid return in the second season of this BAFTA-winning comedy-drama about romance and second chances, as reunited childhood sweethearts Celia and Alan plan a life together.

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Photo Credit: Paul Morigi for the National Park Foundation, 2014 National Christmas Tree Lighting
WETA Television
Get into the spirit with specials on WETA TV and 90.9 FM.

Happy Holidays

This December WETA is getting into the holiday spirit with special broadcasts on WETA Television and Classical WETA 90.9 FM. So, while you are trimming your tree, lighting your menora or celebrating some other way, let us share the season with you.

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WETA UK

British television at its best, around the clock, seven days a week.

Beethoven

Listen throughout December on Classical WETA and VivaLaVoce.

Allen Leech as Tom Branson, Tom Cullen as Lord Gillingham, and Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary | Credit: Courtesy of ©Nick Briggs/Carnival Films 2014 for MASTERPIECE

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Photo Credit: Paul Morigi for the National Park Foundation, 2014 National Christmas Tree Lighting

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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 Special Events

WETA Special Events

WETA Special Events

Join us for a variety of exciting screenings, special appearances, get-togethers and activities.

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Digital Extras

Digital Extras

Digital Extras

Online-only WETA Digital Extras highlight local personalities and stories which make Washington an interesting place to live. 

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Food Memories
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Traditional

Selections from "Christmas With the Academy" (2-6)

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La Damnation de Faust: Part II

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

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