Arts programming on Detroit Public TV – Week of October 7

Arts programming on Detroit Public TV – Week of October 7
October 5, 2018 Lea Vigi

Here are the arts & culture programs airing on Detroit Public TV October 7-13, 2018

  • Articulate – Sunday, 10/7 at 1pm
    The complex interior worlds of author Jason Reynolds, cellist Alisa Weilerstein, and band Ibeyi, explored.
  • MASTERPIECE: The Durrells in Corfu – Sunday, 10/7 at 8pm 
    When Aunt Hermione dies suddenly, Louisa has to accompany her body back to England. Leslie may have gotten one of his girlfriends pregnant.
  • MASTERPIECE: Poldark – Sunday, 10/7 at 9pm 
    The Poldarks determine to get their relationship on track and the Enyses announce they’re expecting a child. Hugh’s health prevents him for standing in the election, so the candidacy is offered to Ross.
  • American Experience: The Circus – Monday, 10/8 & Tuesday, 10/9 at 9pm
    Explore the colorful history of this popular American form of entertainment, in an era when its stars were among the most famous people in the world and multitudes gathered to see the improbable and the impossible, the exotic and the spectacular.
  • Detroit Performs – Tuesday, 10/9 at 7:30pm
    In this best of season seven edition of Detroit Performs we feature a group of University of Michigan students who speak for the 48217 community through a mural.
  • The Great American Read – Tuesday, 10/9 at 8pm 
    Some of literature’s most beautiful romances are featured. Also: the many forms of love, from family to passion to the unrequited type; and how America’s best-loved novels reflect the things people do for love.
  • MetroArts Detroit – Friday, 10/5 at 5:30pm 
    MetroArts features artists in and around the Metropolitan Detroit area representing the disciplines of visual, performing, and communication arts.

Shakespeare Uncovered – Friday, 10/12 at 10 & 11pm 
Shakespeare Uncovered combines history, biography, iconic performances, new analysis, and the personal passions of its celebrated hosts.

  • Father Brown – Saturday, 10/13 at 7:30pm
    A movie director is murdered during a production of Demon Brides.
  • Midsomer Murders – Saturday, 10/13 at 8:30pm
    Joyce talks Barnaby into enrolling in a spa located in a remodeled manor house, but the bodies start to pile up when he’s there.
  • Death in Paradise – Saturday, 10/13 at 10pm
    In the Season 4 premiere, a ghost is the prime suspect when the owner of a rum distillery dies during a seance.
  • Austin City Limits – Saturday, 10/13 at 11pm 
    American country folk singer-songwriter John Prine performs.