Carl Sidney Scott’s farm has been in his family for more than 100 years. And now it’s under water.
Learn more about how you can help the North Carolinians affected by Hurricane Matthew by visiting NCDisasterRelief.org
Premieres Friday, October 21 at 9 – 10:30 p.m. on PBS
Hamilton’s America, the documentary film that brings history to vivid life through the lens of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s pop culture Broadway phenomenon Hamilton – winner of 11 Tony Awards® and the Pulitzer Prize — explodes onto THIRTEEN’s Great Performances, Friday, October 21 at 9 p.m. on PBS as the season premiere of the PBS Arts Fall Festival. (Check local listings.)
The story of Alexander Hamilton is most remembered for its dramatic conclusion, which saw Hamilton killed in a duel by Vice President Aaron Burr. But the full story of this political genius – a poor immigrant who built himself up from nothing to become one of the nation’s most vital architects – has largely been forgotten by history…until now.
Learn more: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/hamiltons-america-documentary/5048/
When an actor gives "what they think is a botched audition ... often those are the most illuminating auditions to me," casting director David Rubin, whose film credits include Spaceballs, Hairspray and The English Patient, tells us. #BriefButSpectacular
In this bonus episode of the American Masters Podcast Hasan Minhaj, senior correspondent for Daily Show with Trevor Noah, shares a personal story with legendary producer Norman Lear: http://to.pbs.org/2eV1f3q
Join Norman Lear in a live interactive Q&A about the upcoming American Masters documentary, Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You, hosted by WNET President and CEO Neal Shapiro. Largely responsible for the explosion of bold American television in the 1970s, writer/producer Norman Lear’s name is s...
It’s not uncommon to assign students the task of watching the presidential debates. But in this election, the sexualized and rough rhetoric is proving a new challenge for teachers. Hari Sreenivasan speaks with Richard House of Gunston Middle School in Virginia and Christopher Cavanaugh of Plainfield...
LIVE NOW: How will last night’s final debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump impact the race for president?
Lisa Desjardins, Julie Percha and Jasmine Wright are taking YOUR questions about last night’s showdown in Las Vegas. Leave them below in the comments.
It was neither the best of debates, nor the worst of debates. But it may have been the most fascinating of this campaign. Here are six takeaways from the final presidential face-to-face (From PBS NewsHour)