The Washington Concert Opera concludes their 2013-14 season celebrating the bicentennial of Giuseppe Verdi's birth with a concert presentation of one of his rarely-performed operas, Il corsaro - a pirate's tale of love, jealousy, passion and honor. WCO's conductor and artistic director Antony Walker talks with Classical WETA's afternoon host Bill Bukowski about this opera, and what makes it so special.
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics.Learn more →
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 →