An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars.
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Dr. Maya Angelou was a singer, dancer, activist, poet and writer who inspired generations.
With candor and grace, Sidney Lumet reveals what matters to him as an artist a human.
Explore the life and work of Finnish-American modernist architectural giant Eero Saarinen.
The first documentary about the legend behind much of the bold television of the '70s.
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Patsy Cline songs like "Sweet Dreams" still inspire Reba McEntire today.
Under Patsy Cline's first contract, she was paid half the industry standard.
Cline worked hard and broke social norms, wearing men's pants and bright red lipstick.
Patsy Cline defined modern country music with singular talent and heart‐wrenching depth.
Producer and director Barbara Hall talks about the inspiration behind "Patsy Cline."
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The longest-running news and public affairs program on public television, Washington Week has been a broadcast journalism mainstay for more than four decades.
Live performances from some of today's finest chamber musicians, recorded in the acoustically superb Barns at Wolf Trap.
In the 1970s and 1980s, Arlington, VA was a destination for Vietnamese immigrants.
Sesame Street, the recipient of 85 Emmys, helps children learn and grow with its unique blend of excitement, humor, and compassion.
Learn about our area's rich past with WETA's local history blog!
For more than 30 years, WETA has proudly partnered with Ken Burns to bring landmark documentaries to the nation.