The War of 1812 Tuesday, June 12 — 7:00pm The story of the War of 1812 is chronicled via reenactments, animation and remarks from scholars. The documentary details the events and causes that led to the conflict and highlights such notable moments as the burning of Washington, D.C.; Andrew Jackson’s victory at the Battle of […]
Antiques Roadshow Philadelphia, Pa Part 2 of 3 in Philadelphia includes a collection of Camera Work magazines, and an Alexander Calder maquette for a sculpture. Also: a handcrafted chair by furnituremaker Charles Rohlf. Visit Antiques Roadshow website
Buddy Holly: Listen to Me – The Ultimate Buddy Party Friday, June 8 — 7:30pm A Buddy Holly tribute, featuring Stevie Nicks (“It’s So Easy”); Shawn Colvin (“Learning the Game”); Boz Scaggs (“Maybe Baby”); Graham Nash (“Raining in My Heart”); Raul Malo (“Listen to Me”); Lyle Lovett (“Well All Right”); Cobra Starship (“Peggy Sue”); Chris […]
Oscar Hammerstein II – Out of My Dreams Wednesday, June 6 — 7:00pm A profile of lyricist-librettist Oscar Hammerstein II (1895-1960), whose work includes “Show Boat,” “Carousel” and “South Pacific.” Included: remarks from Stephen Sondheim, Harold Prince, Shirley Jones, Mitzi Gaynor and Hammerstein family members. Host: Matthew Morrison.