NSO Director of Artistic Planning Nigel Boon, discusses the Kennedy Center’s Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna festival with WETA’s Deb Lamberton. The Festival highlights the rich musical heritage of three European cities whose contributions to the arts world have been appreciated for centuries. Featuring the Washington National Opera’s Così fan tutte, National Symphony Orchestra, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Prague Philharmonia, various chamber music concerts and a theater production by Hungary’s Katona Józef Theatre.
Explore the gamut of great burgers in Greater Washington, from greasy to gourmet. This documentary visits over a dozen burger joints in the area, showcasing classic burgers to exotic and quirky updates on this favorite All-American food.Watch now →
Inspired by the film Latino Americans, we decided to seek out a local perspective on the Latino experience in our community with our weta.org Digital Extras. 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 →
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s as an educational television station, the addition of a public radio station, and evolution into a major national producer for PBS.See timeline →