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PBS Announces OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II – OUT OF MY DREAMS

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PBS announced today that OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II - OUT OF MY DREAMS will premiere on PBS stations beginning March 3, 2012 (check local listings).

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'Downton Abbey' Receives Golden Globe for Best Miniseries

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On January 15, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association revealed the winners of the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards. PBS congratulates MASTERPIECE, whose critically acclaimed program "Downton Abbey" won the Golden Globe for Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television.

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PBS Announces SECRETS OF THE MANOR HOUSE

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PBS announced today that SECRETS OF THE MANOR HOUSE will premiere on January 22, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings) and will stream in its entirety beginning January 23 on video.pbs.org.

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First Public Demonstration of Mobile Emergency Alert System Harnesses Power of Mobile DTV Terrestrial Broadcasting, Enables Rich Media Emergency Communications

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In the first public demonstration of the groundbreaking Mobile Emergency Alert System (M-EAS) Pilot Project, PBS and LG Electronics today showed how the new system, based on the ATSC Mobile Digital TV Standard, will benefit the public by giving them instantaneous, reliable, rich media alerts anywhere, anytime.

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Premiere Episode of MASTERPIECE CLASSIC “Downton Abbey, Season 2” Doubles Average PBS Primetime Rating

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PBS announced today that America’s love affair with “Downton Abbey” continues as Sunday night’s premiere of the highly anticipated second season averaged 4.2 million viewers, not including those viewing through station replays, DVRs or online streaming. (Nielsen Fast National data, 2.7 household rating.)

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PBS Announces New Season of Art21's ART IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY, Featuring Profile of Ai Weiwei

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PBS announced today that ART IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY, the Peabody Award-winning biennial series that presents exclusive documentary profiles of the top contemporary artists working today, will return with a sixth season airing Fridays, April 13, 20, 27 and May 4, 2012, 9:00 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings).

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PBS Arts Summer Festival Kicks off June 29

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The PBS Arts Summer Festival, announced today at the Television Critics Association meeting, expands the scope and diversity of the arts on television, with a multi-part weekly series and new original online content that takes viewers across the country and around the world.

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PBS Introduces Its First Cross-Country Competition Series MARKET WARS (working title)

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PBS today unveiled a new competition series from the producers of ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: MARKET WARS (w.t.), a 20-episode series, airing summer/fall 2012, that gives audiences a lesson in the bare-knuckles business of scoring a bargain.

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PBS KIDS Reports Growth Across All Platforms in 2011

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Today, PBS KIDS announced from the Television Critics Association’s Winter Press Tour that it is serving more of America’s children with more free content across all platforms than any other children’s media company.

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PBS KIDS Lab Site Offers New Resources for Parents to Help Children Build Math Skills

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Expanding its PBS KIDS Lab site, which offers more than 50 cross-platform games designed to help children ages 2-8 build critical math skills, PBS today announced new additions that will provide even more support to caregivers and teachers.

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