holiday specials Evening with the Governor 2016 By editor • Jan 2, 2017 Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR-MSU Mon. Jan. 2 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Governor Rick Snyder and First Lady Sue Snyder reflect on the past year in Michigan politics with Off the Record anchor Tim Skubick. WATCH NOW Holiday Radio and TV Specials on 90.5 FM and WKAR-TV! By EDITOR • Dec 19, 2016 Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU Celebrate the holidays with a variety of TV and radio specials. Call the Midwife Holiday Special 2016 By Editor • Dec 19, 2016 Courtesy / Neal Street Productions & OOA © Photos by Coco Van Oppens Sun. Dec. 25 at 7:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Follow the Nonnatus House family to South Africa, where they try to save a clinic in jeopardy. Merrily Caroling | A BackStage Pass Christmas By Editor • Dec 19, 2016 Courtesy / WKAR-MSU Fri. Dec. 23 at 11pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Enjoy holiday classics new and old with BackStage Pass! IN PERFORMANCE AT THE WHITE HOUSE: A Celebration of American Creativity By Editor • Dec 30, 2015 Courtesy of Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy / PBS Fri. Jan. 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | President and Mrs. Obama host an all-star music tribute from the East Room, celebrating the cultural resonance of art and literature in unique American musical forms. New York Philharmonic New Year’s Eve: La Vie Parisienne By Editor • Dec 23, 2015 Courtesy of Chris Lee / PBS Thur. Dec. 31 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1| Ring in a new year with the Philharmonic and the sounds of Paris. Live from Lincoln Center. Sherlock: The Abominable Bride | New Year's Day Special By Editor • Dec 23, 2015 Courtesy of © Robert Viglasky/Hartswood Films and BBC Wales for BBC One and MASTERPIECE Fri. Jan. 1 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman return as Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson in the acclaimed modern retelling of Arthur Conan Doyle's classic stories. Call The Midwife | 2015 Holiday Special By Editor • Dec 23, 2015 Courtesy of © Neal Street Productions 2015/ Nicky Johnson Fri. Dec. 25 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Join the festivities—and upheavals—as Poplar readies itself for Christmas 1960. Craft in America: Celebration By EDITOR • Dec 7, 2015 Courtesy of Mark Markley / PBS Fri. Dec. 11 at 10pm on WKAR-HD/23 | Examine the role craft plays in holiday customs, with a focus on winter observances and traditions. A Chef's Life Holiday Special By Editor • Dec 7, 2015 COURTESY OF REX MILLER / PBS Tue. Dec. 8 - 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Join Chef Vivian Howard for a taste of the holidays as she serves up the best of her Southern cooking heritage and the Chanukah traditions her husband Ben grew up with. New York Philharmonic New Year's Eve: Gershwin Celebration with Dianne Reeves and Norm Lewis By Editor • Dec 23, 2014 Courtesy of PBS / PBS Wed. Dec. 31 - 8pm on WKAR-HD | Join Dianne Reeves and Norm Lewis for a swank evening of Gershwin standards and classics.