From a 7-octave handbell choir to renowned soprano Janice Chandler Eteme, the Choral Arts Society of Washington returns to the Kennedy Center with their annual Christmas concerts. Titled "Joyeux Noël: A Holiday Celebration with a French Twist!" the program features the musical heritage of French carols, along with familiar Christmas sing-alongs and the world premiere of a work that features Ms. Chandler Eteme as soloist. WETA evening host Nicole LaCroix talks with CASW founder and artistic director Norman Scribner about what to expect.
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 →