Highlights February 26 to March 3

Posted on February 23, 2024

Monday, February 26th

Highlights include a 1939 collection from the rescue operation of sunken Navy submarine USS Squalus. Antiques Roadshow Bismarck, Hour 1 at 7:00 pm.

Explore the passion and pride of Italian artisans, from hatmakers in Tuscany to truffle hunters in Umbrian forests to pasta chefs in Bologna. Stewards of tradition, they pass down their finely honed skills from one generation to the next. Italy Made with Love: Generations at 8:00 pm.

Rick Steves explores the culture and nature of the Austrian, Italian, Swiss and French Alps. Rick Steves Mighty Alps at 9:30 pm.

Experience one of the world's most popular tribute bands as they perform ABBA's greatest hits. Arrival from Sweden: The Music of ABBA at 11:00 pm.

Tuesday, February 27th

Henry Louis Gates reveals the unexpected family trees of activist Angela Y. Davis and statesman Jeh Johnson, using DNA and long-lost records to redefine notions of the black experience-and challenge preconceptions of America's past. Finding Your Roots And Still I Rise at 7:00 pm.

GOSPEL, the latest history series from Henry Louis Gates, Jr., digs deep into the origin story of Black spirituality through sermon and song. Gospel The Gospel Train/Golden Age of Gospel at 8:00 pm.

Experience spectacular aerial and ground views and cultural revelations of a country like no other in a virtual tour of Mount Ararat, Khor Virap, Yerevan, the Genocide memorial, and more, with Eric Bogosian, Peter Balakian, Michael Aram, and others. Armenia, My Home at 10:30 pm.

Wednesday, February 28th

For years, Patrick Dykstra has traveled the globe following and diving with whales, learning how whales see, hear and perceive other creatures in the water. In Dominica, Patrick has a life changing experience - a close encounter with a sperm whale he names "Delores." Witness Patrick and the whale attempt to communicate with each other in extraordinary footage. Nature Patrick and the Whale at 7:00 pm.

Join neuroscientist and bestselling author Dr. Lisa Genova to discover ways to enhance brain health for the rest of your life. Packed with actionable, science-backed steps, the program is a roadmap for improving brain health through lifelong learning. Supercharge Your Brain: Maximizing Your Cognitive Abilities at 8:30 pm.

Thursday, February 29th

Explore the legacy of craftsmanship through the skill, pride and love that go into legendary Irish products. From the spectacular cliffs on the Atlantic coast to medieval castles, Ireland's epic landscape and rich culture are gloriously showcased. Ireland Made with Love at 7:30 pm.

Portwenn is full of festive cheer-until Martin tells Leonard that he needs to stop playing Santa while he awaits the results of his medical tests. Leonard decides to show "Doc the Grinch" the magic of Christmas, with unintended consequences, and Louisa works to arrange a Christmas parade through Portwenn. After a mishap, Martin confronts some of his fears and tries to embrace the holiday spirit. Doc Martin Last Christmas In Portwenn at 8:55 pm.

Celebrate the music legend in an iconic 1987 concert with an all-star cast including Jackson Browne, T Bone Burnett, Elvis Costello, k.d. lang, Bonnie Raitt, J. D. Souther, Bruce Springsteen, Tom Waits and Jennifer Warnes. Roy Orbison & Friends - A Black and White Night at 10:25 pm.

Friday, March 1st

Kaavya, a 10 year-old girl in Texas, prepares for the most important dance of her life: her arangetram. This 2-hour solo dance debut showcases a mastery in the oldest form of Indian classical dance, originating over 2,000 years ago. Kaavya at 7:30 pm.

Saturday, March 2nd

The ninth annual Austin City Limits Hall of Fame induction honors singer Trisha Yearwood. ACL 9th Annual Hall of Fame Honors Trisha Yearwood at 7:00 pm.

Explore the story of one of the best-selling music acts of all time, told in their own words by Barry and Robin Gibb, from modest beginnings to worldwide success in the 1970s. Includes interviews, videos, TV appearances and live performances. Bee Gees: In Our Own Time at 8:00 pm.

Sunday, March 3rd

Join Jeff Daniels for a behind-the-scenes look at the acclaimed documentary series. Providing insights into the iconic author, the program features interviews with directors Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, writer Geoffrey Ward and more. Ken Burns Hemingway at 9:00 pm.