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Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir
00:02:14
Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir
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Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir is an intimate portrait of the groundbreaking writer.
Premiered: May 3, 2021
Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir -- The author of “Crazy Rich Asians” describes Amy Tan’s impact
00:02:33
Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir
Clip | The author of “Crazy Rich Asians” describes Amy Tan’s impact
Kevin Kwan talks about how Amy Tan had an early impact on him.
Premiered: May 3, 2021
Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir -- How Amy Tan met her husband Lou
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Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir
Clip | How Amy Tan met her husband Lou
According to Amy Tan's husband Lou, it was "cluelessness at first sight."
Premiered: May 3, 2021
Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir -- What was the Joy Luck Club?
00:01:34
Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir
Clip | What was the Joy Luck Club?
The title of Amy Tan's famous novel was also the name of an investment club.
Premiered: May 3, 2021
Oliver Sacks: His Own Life -- What made physician Oliver Sacks unique?
00:01:26
Oliver Sacks: His Own Life
Clip | What made physician Oliver Sacks unique?
He used storytelling to connect people with great challenges "back into the world."
Premiered: April 9, 2021
Oliver Sacks: His Own Life
01:49:28
Oliver Sacks: His Own Life
Preview & Full Episode
Explore the life and work of the legendary neurologist and storyteller Oliver Sacks.
Premiered: April 9, 2021
Oliver Sacks: His Own Life -- Why did Oliver Sacks love the periodic table so much?
00:01:14
Oliver Sacks: His Own Life
Clip | Why did Oliver Sacks love the periodic table so much?
He even incorporated it into his wardrobe.
Premiered: April 9, 2021
Oliver Sacks: His Own Life -- What pushed Oliver Sacks’ brother towards psychosis?
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Oliver Sacks: His Own Life
Clip | What pushed Oliver Sacks’ brother towards psychosis?
Sacks wondered if he might be next.
Premiered: April 9, 2021
Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story
01:23:55
Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story
Preview & Full Episode
Trace the life and career of master trumpeter and musical icon Doc Severinsen.
Premiered: April 2, 2021
Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story -- Doc Severinsen's advice for music students
00:02:58
Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story
Clip | Doc Severinsen's advice for music students
Doc Severinsen gives the best piece of advice to one of his music students.
Premiered: April 2, 2021
Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story -- The best of Doc Severinsen's eccentric outfits
00:02:37
Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story
Clip | The best of Doc Severinsen's eccentric outfits
Former Tonight Show bandleader Doc Severinsen was famous for his over the top outfits.
Premiered: April 2, 2021
Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story -- Doc Severinsen's fitness routine
00:02:14
Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story
Clip | Doc Severinsen's fitness routine
Doc Severinsen goes tot he gym everyday. He also swears by a special preworkout meal.
Premiered: April 2, 2021
Twyla Moves -- The time Twyla Tharp pushed David Byrne to his limits
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Twyla Moves
Clip | The time Twyla Tharp pushed David Byrne to his limits
In 1981, Twyla Tharp commissioned David Byrne of the Talking Heads to write music for her.
Premiered: March 26, 2021
Twyla Moves -- How does Twyla Tharp create new dances?
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Twyla Moves
Clip | How does Twyla Tharp create new dances?
Twyla Tharp's creative process is very physical.
Premiered: March 26, 2021
Twyla Moves -- The time Twyla Tharp setup a performance in Central Park
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Twyla Moves
Clip | The time Twyla Tharp setup a performance in Central Park
Archival footage shows one of Twyla Tharp's dances in Central Park amongst the public.
Premiered: March 26, 2021
Twyla Moves -- Twyla Tharp's very valuable college decision
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Twyla Moves
Clip | Twyla Tharp's very valuable college decision
How Tharp directed her own education at Barnard College.
Premiered: March 26, 2021
Twyla Moves -- What's it like choreographing a dance for Zoom?
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Twyla Moves
Clip | What's it like choreographing a dance for Zoom?
Tharp discovers a technical challenge that makes choreographing virtually even harder.
Premiered: March 26, 2021
Twyla Moves -- Tharp and Baryshnikov's "totally unexpected" collaboration
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Twyla Moves
Clip | Tharp and Baryshnikov's "totally unexpected" collaboration
The collaboration was "lightening in a bottle," according to Tharp.
Premiered: March 26, 2021