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Airs Fridays at 8 p.m. & Sundays at 10:30 a.m. on KPBS TV
Recent polls indicate that a majority of the public is feeling anxious about the economy and is frustrated with both political parties and their seeming inability to work together to break through Washington gridlock. WASHINGTON WEEK contributing correspondent John Harwood of CNBC and The New York Times will take a closer look at some of the contradictions about the priorities for voters and the most important qualities they are looking for in congressional candidates this election cycle. Alexis Simendinger of RealClearPolitics will have the latest on the enhanced protections the government has established to protect Americans from the Ebola virus.
Airs Friday, October 24, 2014 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
Watch television’s longest-running performing arts anthology to enjoy the best in music, dance and theater. In this episode, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga team up for a special concert from the stage of Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Rose Theater in New York City, performing selections from their collaborative classic jazz recording, "Cheek to Cheek."
Airs Friday, October 24, 2014 at 10 p.m. on KPBS TV
Providing unique access to some of the most compelling artists of our time, Season 7 features a dozen artists from the United States, Europe and Latin America, and transports viewers to artistic projects across the country and around the world. Can acts of engagement and exploration be works of art in themselves? In this episode, Leonardo Drew, Thomas Hirschhorn and Graciela Iturbide use their practices as tools for personal and intellectual discovery, simultaneously documenting and producing new realities in the process.
Airs Friday, October 24, 2014 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV
Explore the best original music — including contemporary and traditional rock, blues, country, folk, soul and worldbeat — in uninterrupted full concerts recorded live in Austin, Texas. In this episode, Nine Inch Nails makes a rare television appearance, taking the AUSTIN CITY LIMITS stage in an hour-long performance of tracks from the latest album, "Hesitation Marks."
Airs Sundays, October 26 & November 2, 2014 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
A coach races up to a country house with a hysterical passenger shrieking, “Murder!” What better way to continue Jane Austen’s immortal novel "Pride and Prejudice?" This delicious homage to Austen, adapted from P.D. James’ clever whodunit, stars Anna Maxwell Martin (“The Bletchley Circle”), Matthew Rhys (“The Americans”), Matthew Goode (“The Good Wife”) and Jenna Coleman (“Doctor Who”). Elizabeth and Darcy never knew marriage would be like this!