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Breathless: Jack Davenport as Otto (Courtesy of ITV Studios for MASTERPIECE)
WETA Television
Tonight at 7:30pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Breathless

Jack Davenport (Pirates of the Caribbean, Smash) stars as a brilliant London surgeon in 1961, when doctors were treated like gods and acted the part. The story explores a dark secret among the complexities of the sexual revolution in early 1960s London. Watch Parts 1 and 2 tonight!

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From the Top
Classical WETA
Sunday at 6:00pm on Classical WETA

From the Top: San Marcos, TX

This week's show from the Texas State International Piano Festival features solos, duos and a five piano arrangement of “Stars and Stripes Forever!”
 

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Curious George
Kids
WETA Kids

Curious George

Curious George, based on the children's classic created by Margret and H.A. Rey, uses George's insatiable curiosity as a way of acquainting preschoolers with key concepts in math, science and engineering.

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Blandings
WETA UK
Tonight at 8:00pm on WETA UK

Blandings

A period comedy based on the celebrated Blandings Castle short stories by  P.G. Wodehouse.

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Ashes to Ashes
WETA UK
Tonight at 10:00pm on WETA UK

Ashes to Ashes

This Life on Mars spin-off finds DCI Gene Hunt hunting down criminals in 1980s London.

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Arlington National Cemetery
WETA Television
Tonight at 6:30pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Arlington National Cemetery

This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.

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WETA Arts

WETA Arts spotlights local visual and performing art.

Classical Conversations

Intimate conversations with world-renowned musicians

Courtesy of Florentine Films

The new documentary from Ken Burns premieres Sept. 14!

Hispanic Heritage Month

WETA Television celebrates with special programming.

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Fun Places in DC

Fun Places

Fun Places in the D.C. Area

The Washington, D.C. area offers wonderful options for taking children on daytime adventures. 

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Ready to Learn

Ready to Learn - Clifford

Ready to Learn

WETA Kids' Ready To Learn program offers free literacy workshops, conducted in English and Spanish, throughout the area.

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Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

ReadingRockets.org looks at how young children learn to read, why so many struggle, and what we can do to help. 

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Television & Children

Watching TV

Television & Children

Get answers to the many questions parents and educators have about children and television.

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WETA Kids Games

WETA Kids Games

WETA Kids Games

Play matching, alphabet and concentration games from your favorite WETA Kids characters.

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Community Calendar

WETA Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Looking for something to do around town? Want to get the word out about your group's event? Check out our calendar!

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Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

Local cultural organizations often make free tickets available to WETA listeners, viewers, and members. 

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Digital Extras

Digital Extras

Digital Extras

Online-only WETA Digital Extras highlight local personalities and stories which make Washington an interesting place to live. 

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Local History Blog

Boundary Stones

Boundary Stones

WETA's local history blog uncovers unique stories that have helped shape our community over the years.

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Volunteer at WETA!

Make new friends while supporting WETA by becoming a volunteer! 

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Classical WETA

Johann Sebastian Bach

Partita #5 in G Major, BWV 829

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Giuseppe Verdi

I Masnadieri

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1931
The National Symphony Orchestra is founded with Hans Kindler as its first music director.
Sesame Street

WETA Kids Channel

The best in children's educational television, all day every day.

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