PBS SPECIAL PROGRAMMING PERIOD RUNS May 30-June 7, 2015

Comment Off 191 Views

NOTE: PBS SPECIAL PROGRAMMING PERIOD RUNS May 30-June 7, 2015

PBS June 2015 special programming runs May 30-June 7. Please note that all PBS programs are CHECK LOCAL LISTINGS during this period, as stations may choose to run special programming at this time. PBS program schedules vary from market to market, and this is especially true during this period. Program lengths also are subject to change, depending on the break intervals determined on the local level at each station. Regularly scheduled programs and series are subject to preemption. If you have questions about a program’s airdate and length, please contact your local station.

 

Week of May 30-June 6, 2015

Program photos, releases and videos for selected shows available on PBS PressRoom® (http://www.pbs.org/pressroom).

 

In this week’s highlights:

  1. On-air Picks of the Week
  2. New and Notable Videos               
  3. Local Connections Google Map
  4. PBS Primetime Schedule, Sunday-Saturday

 

On-air Picks of the Week

 

  • *NEW* SISTER ACTS (MY MUSIC) premieres Saturday, May 30, 2015, 8:00-9:30 p.m. ET.

 

  • *NEW* MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER 30/40 LIVE premieres Saturday, May 30, 2015, 9:30-11:00 p.m. ET.

 

  • *NEW* THE TENORS – UNDER ONE SKY premieres Sunday, May 30, 2015, 8:00-9:30 p.m. ET.

 

  • *NEW* FROM BROADWAY TO HOLLYWOOD WITH RICHARD GLAZIER premieres Sunday, May 30, 2015, 9:30-11:00 p.m. ET.

 

New and Notable Video

Full-length programs:

  • FRONTLINE “Outbreak” full-length episode. Premieres Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET.

Embeddable Clips:

  • INDEPENDENT LENS “Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity” preview. Premieres Monday, May 11, 2015, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET.

 

  • GREAT PERFORMANCES: Boston Symphony Orchestra: Andris Nelsons Inaugural Concert trailer. Premieres Friday, May 29, 2015, 9:00-11:00 p.m. ET.

Local Connections Google Map

  • Below is a link to our Local Connections Google Map, which includes information connecting national programs to local markets. Visit the map at: http://ow.ly/clSq7.

We will update this map weekly, so be sure to check back for updates.

 

SATURDAY, MAY 30, 2015

 

8:00-9:30 PM:

*NEW* SISTER ACTS (MY MUSIC) (SISA) (HD)

Celebrate the sweet sounds of sibling singing groups—from the Andrews Sisters to the Lennon Sisters.
http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/s/SISTER-ACTS-MY-MUSIC.aspx

 

9:30-11:00 PM:

*NEW* MANNHEIMSTEAMROLLER 30/40 LIVE (MSTM) (HD)

Celebrate 30 years of holiday magic and 40 years of “Fresh Aire” compositions with this special.

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/m/Mannheim-30-40.aspx

SUNDAY, MAY 31, 2015

 

8:00-9:30 PM:

*NEW* THE TENORS – UNDER ONE SKY (TENS) (HD)

Thrill to the soulful voices of the popular quartet as they sing beloved favorites and new songs.
http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/t/Tenors-Under-One-Sky.aspx

 

9:30-11:00 PM:

*NEW* FROM BROADWAY TO HOLLYWOOD WITH RICHARD GLAZIER (BWHW) (HD)

Join the pianist and historian for a fascinating look at Broadwayand Hollywood through music.

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/f/FROM-BROADWAY-TO-HOLLYWOOD.aspx

MONDAY, June 1, 2015

 

8:00-9:00 PM:

EASY YOGA FOR HEALING PAIN (#PECP) (HD) (R)

Watch an embeddable clip.

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/e/Easy-Yoga-Easing-Pain.aspx

 

9:00-11:00 PM:

MY MUSIC: COUNTRY POP LEGENDS (MMCP) (HD) (R)

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/c/COUNTRY-POP-LEGENDS-MY-MUSIC.aspx

TUESDAY, June 2, 2015

 

8:00-10:30 PM:

THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY “The Rising Road” (1933-1939) (#105) (HD) (TV-PG, V, L) (R)

Watch an embeddable clip.

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/r/ROOSEVELTS-AN-INTIMATE-HISTORY/

#RooseveltsPBS

 

WEDNESDAY, June 3, 2015

 

8:00-9:30 PM:

GREAT PERFORMANCES “Annie Lennox: Nostalgia Live in Concert” (#3914) (HD) (TV-PG) (R)

Watch an embeddable clip.

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/g/GREAT-PERFORMANCES.aspx

#greatperformances

 

9:30-11:00 PM:

MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER 30/40 LIVE (MSTM) (HD) (R)

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/m/Mannheim-30-40.aspx

 

THURSDAY, June 4, 2015

8:00-10:00 PM:

LAST DAYS IN VIETNAM: AMERICAN EXPERIENCE (LDAV) (HD) (R)

Watch an embeddable clip.

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/a/AMERICAN-EXPERIENCE.aspx

#VietnamPBS

10:00-11:30 PM:

*NEW* BENISE: STRINGS OF PASSION (BNSE) (HD)

Join the virtuoso guitarist and his Emmy-winning show on a musical journey of salsa, tango and more!

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/b/BENISE-STRINGS-OF-PASSION.aspx

FRIDAY, June 5, 2015

8:00-8:30 PM:

*NEW* WASHINGTON WEEK WITH GWEN IFILL (#5447) (HD) (EXEMPT)

Join Gwen Ifill and noted journalists for a discussion of the big stories from DC.

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/w/WASHINGTON-WEEK-WITH-GWEN-IFILL.aspx

@washingtonweek | #WashingtonWeek

 

8:30-10:30 PM:

MY MUSIC: COUNTRY POP LEGENDS (MMCP) (HD) (R)

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/c/COUNTRY-POP-LEGENDS-MY-MUSIC.aspx

 

SATURDAY, June 6, 2015

8:00-9:30 PM:

THE TENORS – UNDER ONE SKY (TENS) (HD) (R)
http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/t/Tenors-Under-One-Sky.aspx

9:30-11:00 PM:

FROM BROADWAY TO HOLLYWOOD WITH RICHARD GLAZIER (BWHW) (HD) (R)

http://pressroom.pbs.org/Programs/f/FROM-BROADWAY-TO-HOLLYWOOD.aspx

 

www.pbs.org

PBS PressRoom: www.pbs.org/pressroom

PBS on Facebook: www.facebook.com/pbs

PBS YouTube Channel: www.youtube.com/pbs

PBS on Twitter: www.twitter.com/pbspressroom

Print Friendly
In : Television

About the author

Editor of Don411.com Media website.
Free Newsletter Updated Daily