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Bing Crosby | Credit: Courtesy of Universal
WETA Television
Tonight at 9:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Bing Crosby Rediscovered

Explore the life and legend of this iconic entertainer through never-before-seen footage and interviews with his immediate family and Tony Bennett. Narrated by Stanley Tucci, this documentary reveals a man far more complex than his public persona.

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Classical WETA Opera House: La Traviata
Classical WETA
Saturday at 1:00pm on Classical WETA

Classical WETA Opera House: La Traviata

Rising sopranos Marina Rebeka and Sonya Yoncheva share the role of the title heroine in Verdi's masterpiece. Marco Armiliato conducts.
 

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Thomas and Friends
Kids
WETA Kids

Thomas & Friends

Set on the imaginary island of Sodor, the series follows the adventures of Thomas, a cheeky little Tank Engine, and his friends, Edward, James, Gordon, Percy, Henry and Toby, and Emily, the first female steam engine.

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Gwen Ifill
WETA Television
Fridays at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Washington Week with Gwen Ifill

The longest-running news and public affairs program on public television, Washington Week has been a broadcast journalism mainstay for more than four decades. 

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Kat Stewart and Shaun Micallef are Mr. & Mrs. Murder | Photo Credit: BBC
WETA UK
Fridays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

Mr. & Mrs. Murder

A comedic murder mystery series from Australia, Mr. & Mrs. Murder follows the adventures of married couple Nicola and Charlie Buchanan (Kat Stewart and Shaun Micallef), who run an industrial cleaning business — aka murder clean-up crew.

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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

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

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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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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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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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What's on Now

6:30AM Arthur
Fifteen
7:00AM Odd Squad
The Jackies; Invasion of the Body Switchers
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Prairie Who?
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Classical WETA

Georges Bizet

Symphony C Major

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VivaLaVoce

Giuseppe Verdi

Oberto, Conte di San Bonifacio: Act I

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December 26
1973
The Exorcist movie, set in Georgetown, is released by Warner Brothers and attracts a cult following and critical praise.
Sesame Street

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

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Donate Your Vehicle

Support WETA by donating your used car, truck, boat or other vehicle.

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