This is the story of the great Jewish violinist Bronislaw Huberman, who, in 1936, was able to move 70 of the best Jewish musicians from Germany to Palestine to found what would become the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra. Huberman’s efforts ultimately rescued 1,000 Jews from the Holocaust.
Sun, 04/14/2013 - 8:00pm
Jenny is seconded to a short-staffed London Hospital to work on the male surgical ward. Hesitant about her temporary assignment, she becomes increasingly uneasy when she finds herself working under an intimidating surgeon. Back in Poplar, Jane, a new addition to the household, lends a hand in Jenny’s absence. In one of their most unusual cases, the nuns and midwives meet a forthright pair of identical twins, one of whom is pregnant. As the two come to terms with the impact a baby will have on each of them, Jenny unexpectedly helps to save the life of an old friend.
Sun, 04/14/2013 - 5:30pm
Thu, 04/18/2013 - 10:00pm
WSKG’s Artist Café showcases an expansive variety of national and local artists including photographers, dancers, poets and many more. This week we feature and Andy Warhol Exhibit, the play 'War Horse', artist El Anatsui and musician / author Pete Townshend.
Sat, 04/13/2013 - 8:00pm
Isobel Hewitt is an affluent pensioner with a young lover. Duncan Golf is a GP in the Village of Malham Bridge who is rumored to be having an affair. When the corpses of Isobel and Duncan are discovered by the river alongside one another, Barnaby and Troy embark on an investigation which uncovers a deep vein of resentment running through the village.
Live from Lincoln Center
Fri, 04/12/2013 - 9:00pm
Renowned multi-platinum recording artist Josh Groban, whose versatility ranges from opera to pop and everything in between, performs a special one-night event at Lincoln Center. The singer became a household name after his break-out “You Raise Me Up” in 2001, followed by many other hits. Groban’s concert features selected career-spanning favorites.
British Antiques Roadshow
Thu, 04/11/2013 - 10:30pm
Fiona Bruce and the team continue their tour in search of treasures. This week they disembark at the Steam Museum in Swindon where objects attracting the expert eye include one of the rarest pieces of silver even seen on the show, a valuable painting once destined for a skip, and a small ring holds a big surprise for one owner. Fans of bizarre collections will also enjoy some choice pickings, including uneaten slices of royal wedding cakes dating back from Queen Victoria’s day, plus hundreds of rail tickets bought for stations all closed by Beeching in the 1960’s.
Thu, 04/11/2013 - 9:00pm
Ruby and Pearl Pratt face scandal when their estranged father returns to town. It’s bad news for the other Candleford residents too as the wily old rascal is working his scams – aided by Caroline, who is being pursued by a bailiff. Meanwhile, Laura ignores her father while out with Philip.
Wed, 08/14/2013 - 10:00pm
Join British journalist and physician Michael Mosley on his journey to uncover the truth about exercise. Mosley reveals the latest scientific discoveries about how our bodies respond to a workout and why individuals respond differently.
Wed, 04/10/2013 - 9:00pm
Of all the continents on Earth, none preserves a more spectacular story of its origins than Australia. NOVA’s miniseries takes viewers on a rollicking adventure from the birth of the Earth to the emergence of the world we know today. With high-energy host and geologist Richard Smith, meet titanic dinosaurs and giant kangaroos, sea monsters and prehistoric crustaceans, disappearing mountains and deadly asteroids. Epic in scope, intimate in nature, this is the untold story of the Land Down Under, the island continent that has it all.