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Little Anthony and the Imperials sing their hits "Tears on My Pillow," "Going Out of My Head," "Hurt So Bad" and "Shimmy Shimmy Ko Ko Bop."
WETA Television
Tonight at 8:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Rock, Rhythm & Doo Wop

Join Frankie Valli, Little Richard, Little Anthony & The Imperials, Fred Parris & The Five Satins, Lou Christie, Lenny Welch and more for a once-in-a-lifetime reunion of musical legends that takes viewers back to the 50s and 60s.

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Handel and Haydn Society (Credit: James Doyle)
Classical WETA
Saturday at 9:00pm on Classical WETA

Concerts From the Library of Congress: Handel and Haydn Society

The superlative musicians of Boston’s Handel and Haydn Society perform in Washington as part of a splendid Bicentennial celebration honoring 200 years of excellence.

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Bob the Builder
Kids
WETA Kids

Bob the Builder

From the top of his yellow hard hat to the toes of his chunky work boots, Bob the Builder is ready to go! No project is too big or too small — whether it's fixing a leaky roof or installing an elevator in a skyscraper, Bob and his team have the knowledge and the know-how to finish the task.

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Willie Nelson | Courtesy of ©2007 Michael Pliskin
WETA Television
Tonight at 10:00pm on TV 26 and WETA HD

Last of the Breed

Savor a once-in-a-lifetime concert event by legendary musical artists Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and Ray Price. The treasure trove of honky-tonk hits and Texas swing tunes turned the album Last of the Breed into a major-selling hit.

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The Inspector Lynley Mysteries | Credit: BBC
WETA UK
Saturdays at 9:00pm on WETA UK

The Inspector Lynley Mysteries

Nathaniel Parker and Sharon Small star as Scotland Yard's sophisticated Inspector Thomas Lynley and his partner, prickly working class Sergeant Barbara Havers, investigating a series of murders based on Elizabeth George's mysteries.

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Vera, Series 3
WETA UK
Saturdays at 10:30pm on WETA UK

Vera, Series 3

Brenda Blethyn stars as the obsessed, caustic and brilliant investigator DCI Vera Stanhope, in a series adapted from the bestselling mystery novels by Ann Cleeves.

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National Christmas Tree

Get into the spirit with specials on WETA TV and 90.9 FM.

Library of Congress Jefferson Building

Saturdays at 9:00pm on 90.9 FM

Boundary Stones

Learn about our area's rich past with WETA's local history blog.

Remembering Gwen Ifill

WETA pays tribute to our friend and colleague.

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Ticket Giveaways

Ticket giveaways

Ticket Giveaways

Local cultural organizations often make free tickets available to WETA listeners, viewers, and members. 

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Educational Outings

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Educational Outings

The Washington, D.C. area offers wonderful options for fun and educational outings with children.

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Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets

ReadingRockets.org looks at how young children learn to read, why so many struggle, and what we can do to help.

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WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

WETA in the Community

Our connection to Washington includes educational efforts that reflect and serve our distinctive region.

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Ready to Learn

Ready To Learn

Ready to Learn

WETA Kids' Ready To Learn program offers free literacy workshops, conducted in English and Spanish, throughout the area.

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Community Calendar

WETA Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Looking for something to do around town? Want to get the word out about your group's event? Check out our calendar!

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Ken Burns Partnership

Ken Burns

Ken Burns Partnership

For more than 30 years, WETA has proudly partnered with Ken Burns to bring landmark documentaries to the nation.

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Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

Not THAT DC

WETA is going out into the national capital region to highlight and explore under-the-radar activities.

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Arlington History Videos

Arlington Historical Society Presents

Arlington History Videos

WETA has partnered with the Arlington Historical Society to tell stories about our area's past.

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WETA History

WETA History Timeline

Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.

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What's on Now

Classical WETA

Edvard Grieg

Peer Gynt Suite #1

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VivaLaVoce

Arrigo Boito

Mefistofele: Act IV

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1931
The National Symphony Orchestra is founded with Hans Kindler as its first music director.
WETA Kids Channel

WETA Kids Channel

The best in children's educational television, all day every day.

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WETA Tweets

Available to stream online: Watch "Tesla" from #AmericanExperience: t.co/agKo3rBMZ3 t.co/Uh1Kiah61l

Explore #DC's great public school options at #EdFEST16 12/10 at the DC Armory. And stop by the WETA Kids booth for goodies! @MySchoolDC

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Become a Sustainer

Give monthly to WETA — a powerful way to support great television and beautiful classical music.

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