This year's Castleton Festival continues through July 20th, 2014. Performances of Don Giovanni are July 5th through the 18th. Classical WETA's morning host David Ginder chats with Javier Arrey (Giovanni) and Jennifer Black (Donna Elvira) about what makes Castleton different, what makes recitative difficult, and what makes Giovanni tick.
WETA looks back at the people and events of the 1980s — the disorderly decade that saw Washington's emergence as a true global capital.See all broadcast times →
Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital.Watch video →
WETA Channel 26 hit the Washington airwaves on October 2, 1961, when station manager George Baker introduced viewers to WETA's inaugural broadcast, The New Era.Watch first broadcast →