FRONTLINE goes inside the Vatican — one of the world’s most revered and mysterious institutions — to unravel the remarkable series of events that led to the resignation that shook the world. Through interviews with those at the very heart of what happened — cardinals, priests, convicted criminals, police, prosecutors and whistle-blowers — FRONTLINE gives a first-hand account of the final days of Benedict’s papacy and the current battle to set the church on a new path under Francis.
Thu, 03/13/2014 - 8:00pm
WSKG TV presents a live concert by 13 year old pianist Victoria Young.
See a sample of her ability here.
Victoria Frances Young has already performed at prestigious venues such as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and Steinway Hall. In 2011, she was awarded a $10,000 Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award in conjunction with her performance on NPR’s From the top.
Victoria made her orchestral debut when she was six and made her international solo debut when she was ten. In January 2013 she won the grand prize in the 40th Midland-Odessa Symphony National Young Artists Competition. In March, Victoria won the Special Jury Prize in the 8th J>S> Bach International Piano Competition in Wurzburg, Germany.
Mon, 03/31/2014 - 10:00pm
A once-booming rural community with a thriving middle class has seen its factories and farms close as the population dwindles. A deeply personal look at small-town life, “Medora” follows a down-but-not-out varsity basketball team as its struggles to compete parallel the town’s own fight for survival.
Mon, 03/31/2014 - 8:00pm
In Kansas City, Missouri, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW travels with appraiser Leila Dunbar to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum to explore a one-of-a-kind, signed baseball. Highlights include an 1891 Kansas City Fire Chief presentation badge made by the fine jeweler Mermod & Jaccard and given to Kansas City Fire Chief George Hale at the turn of the 20th-century; a bold 1796 Chinese bronze censer that was recently found on the floor of a local antique mall and is now valued at $8,000 to $12,000; and a pristine 1965 Roy Lichtenstein screen print that was bought by the owner’s parents at a Kansas City department store in the mid-1960s and is now appraised for $300,000.
Mon, 03/31/2014 - 6:30am
Based on the best-selling children's book series by Susan Meddaugh, the MARTHA SPEAKS animated TV series follows the adventures of Martha, a loveable dog whose appetite for alphabet soup gives her the ability to speak. Using her newfound abilities, Martha gets jobs, wears disguises, foils bad guys, wins contests and orders lots of steaks. A dog's breakfast of messes and hilarious entanglements ensue for Martha, her family and the unsuspecting people of her town who make up the comic heart of the series.
Sun, 03/30/2014 - 8:00pm
The nuns and midwives of Nonnatus House move into their new premises, and Sister Winifred, a warm-hearted, slightly innocent young woman, arrives from the Mother House. Sister Monica Joan’s increasingly eccentric behavior causes concern, yet she’s the one who solves a perplexing medical mystery. New housewife and mother Chummy spearheads an Open Day at the Community Centre. After helping to deliver a neighbor’s baby, she decides she wants to return to midwifery.
Sun, 03/30/2014 - 5:30pm
WSKG’s Artist Café showcases an expansive variety of national and local artists including photographers, dancers, poets and many more. On this edition of Artist Café: native american painter Chholing Taha, multimedia artist Sheila Ellias, pinhole photographer Zeb Andrews and the Rockwell Museum in Corning, New York.
Sara's Weeknight Meals
Sun, 03/30/2014 - 2:00pm
Sara gets tons of winter veggies from a farm where her nephew works and learns how they are grown in the winter months. And she uses them for Root Vegetable Latkes paired with Smoked Fish Chowder — perfect for a cold and rainy day.
Sat, 03/29/2014 - 10:30pm
Tim has set himself a couple of mission objectives this week, and the first is to join Marcus' exclusive book club. Marcus isn't convinced that his dad is a literary lover though, and you can't blame him when Tim suggests that Snow Patrol wrote Bleak House. Then there's the small matter that his son isn't running a book club at all, but a bootleg gambling ring...