Feedback: Frequently Asked Questions
When will a program be rebroadcast?
American Experience will not include a program in our national schedule twice in one season. Your local PBS station does have to right, however, to repeat a program within a certain time frame after the initial national broadcast. Please contact your local PBS station to find out if a program will be rebroadcast in your area.
How can I purchase a video?
To purchase a video of a recently aired program, go to the "Shop" section of our Web site. For a complete list of "American Experience" videos available for home use, go to Shop PBS. Educators and Librarians: you can order additional titles through PBS Video.
Who produced American Experience theme music and how can I get a copy?
The original theme music was composed by Charles Kuskin and the series adaptation was produced by Michael Bacon. This music has not been published and is unavailable for purchase. Most of the music from American Experience films is not available for purchase.
What is American Experience schedule for next season?
The "Coming Up" section of our Web site, is updated monthly. This schedule lists national air dates, your local PBS station may have a different broadcast schedule.
How can I contact the producer of a film for American Experience?
In order to contact a producer, you can send a letter in care of WGBH/American Experience, 125 Western Ave., Boston, MA 02134. We will forward the letter for you. You may also send an e-mail by using the feedback form.
Do all programs have Teachers' guides available?
Many of the programs have Teacher's Guides available on our web site. To access the Teacher's Guides, go to the "Search" section of our Web site.