oeta programming notes

PBS KIDS Announces New Halloween Programming

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This fall, kids are in for a delightfully spooky treat on PBS KIDS. On October 28, PBS KIDS will premiere THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT HALLOWEEN! on television and streaming devices.

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October 2016 on OETA

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Here's a look at what's on OETA in October 2016! Don't forget to set programming reminders via email and your calendar on our schedule page.

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New Episodes of Peg + Cat Coming October 3

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A slate of new programming from Peg + Cat kicks off on October 3 with the premiere of THE PEG + CAT MYSTERY HOUR, an all-new hour-long event.

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New Season of Nature Kicks Off October 12

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Nature’s fall 2016 schedule kicks off Season 35 with Super Hummingbirds October 12.

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American Experience Profiles Nikola Tesla October 18

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​Recently dubbed the “patron saint of geeks,” Nikola Tesla has had electric cars, rock bands, a unit of measurement, a minor planet and a lunar crater named after him.

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Great Performances Presents "GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends™ October 14

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In collaboration with the The Recording Academy, Great Performances presents "GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends™," a special all-star concert offering a primetime spotlight for The Academy's 2016 Special Merit Awards recipients.

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PBS Announces Schedule for PBS Arts Fall Festival Lineup

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PBS announces the broadcast premiere dates for the diverse slate of performing arts specials that will air as part of the 2016 PBS Arts Fall Festival. See the full lineup with airdates here: http://to.pbs.org/2ch0ss0. Don’t forget to tune in Friday nights starting October 21 to catch brand new specials, including Hamilton’s America from GREAT PERFORMANCES.

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Newton Minow: An American Story Comes to OETA October 4

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The 60-minute documentary NEWTON MINOW: AN AMERICAN STORY tells the inspiring story, as told to award-winning journalist.

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Best of Enemies Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, October 3

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In the summer of 1968, television news changed forever. Dead last in the ratings, ABC News hired two towering public intellectuals to debate each other during the Democratic and Republican national conventions.

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American Masters — Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You Premieres October 25

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Largely responsible for the explosion of bold American television in the 1970s, writer/producer Norman Lear’s name is synonymous with the sitcom. The first documentary about the 94-year-old television legend, American Masters — Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You, premieres nationwide Tuesday, October 25.

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The Durrells in Corfu Coming to Masterpiece

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The Durrells in Corfu, a six-part adaptation of Gerald Durrell’s My Family and Other Animals and its two sequels, airs on MASTERPIECE, Sundays, starting October 16th.

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September 2016 on OETA

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Here's a look at what's on OETA in September 2016! Don't forget to set programming reminders via email and your calendar on our schedule page.

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PBS Coverage of the Hispanic Heritage Awards

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The 2016 Hispanic Heritage Awards will be broadcast nationally on Friday, September 30 during Hispanic Heritage Month. The awards are among the highest honors by Latinos for Latinos and recognize the contributions and accomplishments of leaders in various fields while celebrating cultural pride and the great promise to America. Join PBS at 9 p.m. to celebrate all of the honorees. #HHAwardsPBS

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Art in the Twenty-First Century Returns September 16

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The new season of ART21’s flagship program will debut with four one-hour episodes on two consecutive Fridays, September 16th and September 23rd.

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Indian Summers Back for Season 2

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Indian Summers returns with Season 2, airing in ten enthralling new episodes starting September 11

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