Arizona PBS presents “Art in the 48”, a new art show hosted by Alberto Rios. “Art in the 48” looks at the connection between our community and the art world. Rios and the team interview artists, and take you behind the scenes of theater companies, museums and galleries to make art accessible for everyone. Rios talks about the new show and some of the artists, makers and spaces featured on upcoming episodes.
Following the Civil War, a group of young ex-slaves in Nashville, Tenn., set out to save their bankrupt school by giving concerts. Throughout the North and in venues across Europe, they introduced audiences to the power of spirituals.
By 2050, there will be more plastic than fish in the oceans. On Wednesday, Nov. 27, at 9 p.m., PBS NewsHour takes a closer look at this now ubiquitous material, how it's impacting the world and ways we can break our plastic addiction.
A year after her passing, the legendary Queen of Soul is featured in this new installment of the "My Music" series. From her youthful gospel singing in the Detroit church with her sisters and pastor father, Aretha Franklin was destined for a life-long legacy of song.