StayTuned Update

Updates and notes on WKAR programs and events.

Start this December with WKAR TV Specials

Nov 30, 2016

Continues Sat. Dec.3- Sun. Dec.4 on WKAR-HD 23.1 | December opens up with special broadcasts this week.

Hamilton's America on Great Performances

Nov 25, 2016
Hamilton's America
Courtesy of Joan Marcus / PBS

Fri. Dec. 2 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | A look at the creation of "Hamilton" Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical. 

New! Anne of Green Gables

Nov 22, 2016
Courtesy of Breakthrough Entertainment / © 2015 Gables Productions Inc. / PBS

Thu. Nov. 28 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | A new adaptation of Lucy Maud Montgomery’s classic novel tells the story of Anne Shirley. 

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise

Nov 14, 2016
Courtesy of AP Photo/Patrick Semansky

Tue. Nov. 22 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1| Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a personal journey through the last 50 years of black history.

Courtesy of © The Bob Bonis Archive / / PBS Pressroom

Wed. Nov. 23 at 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1  | Discover how distribution formats, from the LP to MP3s, have shaped our experience of music.

Tchaikovsky & Friends | A2SO on 90.5 FM

Nov 9, 2016
Courtesy of Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra

Fri. Nov. 11 at 8pm on 90.5 FM | Live from the Michigan Theater the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra presents Tchaikovsky & Friends. 

Election 2016
Courtesy / PBS

Tue. Nov. 8 at 8pm - 2am on WKAR-HD 23.1  | Watch LIVE coverage of election results, co-anchored by managing editors Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff. 

USO - For The Troops | Veterans Special

Nov 2, 2016
Veternans Day 2016
Courtesy of Partisan Pictures / PBS

Mon. Nov. 7 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Examine the ways the USO has lifted the spirits of American service personnel for more than 75 years. 

PBS Arts Fall Festival
Courtesy of Paul Kolnik / PBS-WKAR

Fri. Nov. 4 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Join LINCOLN CENTER AT THE MOVIES as Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre showcases its spectacular range, diversity and artistry in this special presentation, which includes the company’s signature work, Revelations, along with three other pieces.

Invisible Wounds |MSU New Documentary

Nov 2, 2016
Invisible Wounds
Courtesy / ComArtSci-MSU

Sun. Nov. 20 at 1pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Community can play a vital role in helping veterans deal with the invisible wounds of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). 

The Story of Cats | Nature

Oct 31, 2016
Courtesy of Anwar Mamon/©Plimsoll Productions / PBS

Wed. Nov. 2 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Join NATURE in this epic two-part event as we journey across the globe, tracking down the origins of these diverse creatures!

Wind Symphony | MSU Faculty Series

Oct 24, 2016
College of Music

Thu. Oct. 27 at 7:30pm on 90.5 FM | LIVE from the Cobb Great Hall, conductor Kevin L. Sedatole presents Wind Symphony! 

Courtesy of CBS Photo Archive / PBS

Tue Oct. 25 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 |Discover how the prolific “All in the Family” creator effected social change through his sitcoms.

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton face off in the final presidential debate Wednesday night at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Hamilton's America | Great Performances

Oct 17, 2016
Hamilton's America
Courtesy of Joan Marcus / PBS

Fri. Dec. 2 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Great Performances explores the making of the Broadway phenomenon and the history behind it.