Knussen, who wrote symphonies, chamber music and operas, is likely best known for his collaborations with children's author Maurice Sendak on adaptions like 1979's Where The Wild Things Are.
AMA heads to the Nantucket Film Festival with François Clemmons. Known for his role as Officer Clemmons on Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, he reflects on his life and the film Won't You Be My Neighbor?
America's top orchestras are presenting little if any music written by women next season. Why is that?
Step back in time to this dramatic decade, when political and social forces transformed a sleepy southern town into a world-renowned city.
The Washington Bach Consort performs George Frideric Handel's Messiah under the direction of Todd Fickley.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.
Are you in kindergarten, first, second or third grade? Starting with, “I walked out into my neighborhood and…,” tell us your story for a chance to win one of our many prizes!
Learn about our area's rich past with WETA's local history blog!
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