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Air Date: Sat, Feb 8, 2020 10:00 PM
Join Chef Marcus Samuelsson in Philadelphia, where he meets new friends and old, and learns about the city’s Italian food scene while sampling everything from pizza to cannoli, with plenty of red sauce, burrata and handmade pasta in between.
Air Date: Wed, Nov 14, 2018 7:30 PM
Trace Lee Daniels’ path from West Philly to Hollywood. Learn how he conquered both the independent and mainstream sides of the film world.
Air Date: Sun, Oct 14, 2018 9:00 PM
See how Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey merged to create a circus of more than 1,100 people and 1,000 animals, only to limp through the Great Depression against competition from radio and movies.
Air Date: Sat, Oct 13, 2018 9:00 PM
This two-part series follows the rise and fall of the gigantic, traveling tented railroad circus, recounting the era when Circus Day could shut down a town, and circus stars were among the most famous people in the country.
Air Date: Thu, Aug 16, 2018 10:00 PM
Citizen scientists track air and water pollution at fracking sites in windswept Wyoming and five other states, using simple but science-based techniques developed by the “Bucket Brigade.
Air Date: Mon, Jun 18, 2018 10:00 PM
Watch an intimate film capturing eight years in the life of a black family from Philadelphia. Follow Christopher “Quest” Rainey, and his wife, Christine’s “Ma Quest,” as they raise a family and nurture a community of hip-hop artists.
Air Date: Sun, Feb 19, 2017 10:00 PM
Explore the serene spaces that offer city dwellers a respite from the hustle and bustle of urban life, from Savannah, Georgia’s elegant squares to a park built over a freeway in Seattle to New York City’s High Line.
Air Date: Thu, Jul 28, 2016 6:30 PM
Day 4 Tune in for live coverage of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. PBS NewsHour and NPR join forces, marking the first time the two public media organizations are collaborating on convention coverage. Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff­ will co-anchor.
Air Date: Mon, Jun 27, 2016 8:00 PM
See how appraisals from 15 years ago have changed. Highlights include an Emile Galle faience cat, circa 1890; a 1968 Robert F. Kennedy letter; and a Philadelphia candle stand.
Air Date: Sun, Jan 3, 2016 7:30 PM
In honor of the late Ed Francis, PBS Hawai‘i presents an in-memoriam encore of this episode recorded in December 2012.   Leslie Wilcox talks story with “Gentleman” Ed Francis, a legend in Hawaii’s pro wrestling world.
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