Category Archives: Show Previews

The Address Still Resonates in Wisconsin and Beyond

Tonight at 8 on Wisconsin Public Television, Ken Burns’ new film, The Address,  explores the power that Abraham Lincoln’s 150-year-old Gettysburg Address has today in shaping the aspirations and achievement in a group of students grappling with learning challenges. Anticipation of the … Continue reading

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Director’s Cut Returns for a Seventh Season

Tonight on Director’s Cut I’ll sit down with Greg Glienna, the writer-director of “Desperation Boulevard.” This is a funny movie about aging actress Joan Sweeney, former child star now trying to put herself back in the limelight and willing to do anything … Continue reading

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UW and Your Inner Fish

The new three-part series Your Inner Fish premieres tonight following all-new episodes of Nature and NOVA, and the series has strong connections to the University of Wisconsin. The executive in charge of the project is Sean B. Carroll, Allan Wilson Professor of … Continue reading

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Move Over Downton Abbey

In the WPT video player there is a section that shows the most popular videos. Updated daily, this section offers a snapshot of what’s trending at the moment. To no one’s surprise, Downton Abbey dominated this section of the player early … Continue reading

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Attend a Live Taping of 30 Minute Music Hour

Join us in the studio Tuesday, April 1 to experience a live taping of 30 Minute Music Hour. The following three talented groups from Wisconsin will perform live, and if you want to be in the audience, all you have … Continue reading

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