An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars.
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Tyrus Wong's pioneering artwork led to iconic works like Bambi and Rebel Without a Cause.
Learn about Richard Linklater, the filmmaker behind Dazed and Confused, Boyhood, and more.
Today he is known as a kitchen supernova, but Jacques Pépin's career began humbly.
Today’s American food movement can be traced back to one man: James Beard.
Dick Gregory was the first Black comedian on “The Tonight Show with Jack Paar."
When a supervisor noticed Tyrus Wong's work, he was asked to paint for the film "Bambi"
Tyrus Wong's lighting and creative use of color gave "Bambi" its impressionistic style.
Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi discuss how Wong influenced them.
See a new side of innovative writer Edgar Allan Poe, best known for Gothic horror tales.
Step back in time to this dramatic decade, when political and social forces transformed a sleepy southern town into a world-renowned city.
Classical WETA's online station VivaLaVoce presents classical vocal music in all its forms, from the Middle Ages to the present, 24 hours per day.
Arlington, Virginia's Fire Chief James Schwartz recalls the county fire department's milestones.
Curious George uses George's insatiable curiosity as a way of acquainting preschoolers with key concepts in math, science and engineering.
Learn about our area's rich past with WETA's local history blog!
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.