The Wolf Trap Opera is a renowned summer program for which there were over a thousand applicants this year; only 33 singers made the cut. An alumnus of the program is the international opera star Eric Owens, who is Wolf Trap Opera’s first-ever Artist-in-Residence this summer. He spoke with Classical WETA’s Marilyn Cooley about the Wolf Trap experience, and some of the ways in which he assists the emerging young singers at Wolf Trap.
This documentary charts the District's rise from the ashes of the 1968 riots to its emergence as a world-class city, featuring first-hand accounts from those who shaped the events of the time.Learn more →
Historian Garrett Peck discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital. D.C.'s beer heritage dates back to 1770 and claims some very innovative brewers.Watch now →
This new animated preschool series follows the adorable, spirited Peg and her sidekick Cat as they embark on adventures and learn foundational math concepts and skills.When to watch on WETA Television →
Luis Araya immigrated to Arlington, Virginia from Bolivia in 1966, when very few Latinos lived in the county. He reflects on the changes he has seen over the years and the influence of Latinos in Arlington today.Watch now →
WETA's mission is to produce and broadcast programs of intellectual integrity and cultural merit that recognize viewers' and listeners' intelligence, curiosity and interest in the world around them.Learn more →