The fourth annual Castleton Festival, Lorin Maazel, Artistic Director, starts in June and continues through the end of July at Castleton Farms in Virginia. Some of the finest young singers and instrumentalists anywhere are all part of this year’s Festival. General Manager Nancy Gustafson stopped by the Classical WETA studios to chat with Marilyn Cooley about what’s new, what’s returning, and many of the highlights of this year’s Festival.
The third season of the popular period drama about midwives in the East End of London takes viewers to 1959, the eve of the Swinging Sixties. The winds of change are sweeping through the country and the residents of Nonnatus House face some momentous changes of their own.See all broadcast times →
What happens when a homebrewer, a local business and a museum join forces? Historic beer!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 →