Tom Bergeron hosts a celebration of America's birthday, featuring fireworks and performances by Frankie Valli, Patti LaBelle, Jordin Sparks, Michael McDonald, Sara Evans, Kendall Schmidt, Kelli O'Hara and the National Symphony Orchestra led by Jack Everly. Composer John Williams also unveils a special arrangement of the "Star Spangled Banner" that features the Joint Armed Forces Chorus, Choral Arts Society of Washington and U.S. Army Herald Trumpets. From the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol.
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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 →
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