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Sam Houston: American Statesman, Soldier and Pioneer

Tuesday, August 13, 7-10:30pm Sam Houston is remembered today primarily for his activities in Texas, but in fact he was also a giant of the frontier and a dominant American political figure in the 1800s. This film is the first to document Sam Houston’s remarkable life, in which viewers will find surprising points: the teenaged […]

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August 2013 – TV Programming Highlights

August 2013 – TV Programming Highlights August 2 @ 8pm – Great Performances: Vienna Philharmonic Summer Nights Led by guest conductor Lorin Maazel, the renowned Vienna Philharmonic presents its annual open-air concert, this year saluting Wagner and Verdi, in the magnificent gardens of Austria’s Imperial Schönbrunn Palace. Tenor Michael Schade is the featured soloist. Selections […]

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July 2, 2013 – The Statue of Liberty by Ken Burns

Watch Enduring Symbol on PBS. See more from The Statue of Liberty. July 2 @ 7pm – The Statue of Liberty This 1985 Ken Burns film explores the creation and history of the remarkable Statue of Liberty and what she represents to all Americans. Narrated by David McCullough, the film traces the development of the monument — from its […]

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