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.
Rufus Griswold, Poe's rival, wrote the obituary that cast him as a lunatic and a madman.
Actor Denis O'Hare and American Masters Executive Producer Michael Kantor discuss the film
After Poe released "The Raven," he became famous for his dramatic readings of the poem.
Garry Marshall recounts his time in Korea.
See a new side of innovative writer Edgar Allan Poe, best known for Gothic horror tales.
WETA TV 26 remembers the unique places and people of Washington's past. Through archival footage and original interviews, discover the locales that defined the city.
Live performances from some of today's finest chamber musicians, recorded in the acoustically superb Barns at Wolf Trap.
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.
Art instructor Roey Ebert helps guide budding young artists step-by-step through the painting process in the new how-to series Roey's Paintbox.
WETA has partnered with the Arlington Historical Society to tell stories about our area's past.
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.