Arts programming on Detroit Public TV – Week of January 13

Arts programming on Detroit Public TV – Week of January 13
January 9, 2019 Lea Vigi

Here are the arts & culture programs airing on Detroit Public TV January 13-19, 2019

Victoria Season 3 – Sunday, 1/13 at 9pm
It is 1848, and revolution is breaking out across Europe. In Britain, one woman stands between order and chaos: Queen Victoria. Jenna Coleman (Doctor Who) stars as the young but fearless monarch, facing a crisis that threatens to end her reign. In episode one, revolution sweeps across Europe as pressure mounts on Victoria with new arrivals at the palace.

  • Victoria & Albert – Sunday, 1/13 at 10pm
    Reconstructing the royal wedding of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, including the stories behind the dress, food and music.
  • Antiques Roadshow: Meadow Brook Hall – Monday, 1/14 at 8pm 
    A Keith Haring archive; Harry Bertoia brooches; an 1835 “City of Detroit” map.
  • Detroit Performs – Tuesday, 1/15 at 7:30pm 
    We honor some important arts and cultural organizations in the state of Michigan and beyond.
  • Finding Your Roots – Tuesday, 1/15 at 8pm 
    Actors Felicity Huffman and Michael K. Williams, who knew little about their fathers, discover some hidden family history.
  • Celtic Woman: Ancient Land – Friday, 1/18 at 8pm 
    Celtic Woman performs old and new songs at Johnstown Castle in County Wexford, Ireland.
  • Great Performance: Orphee Et Eurydice from Lyric Opera in Chicago – Friday, 1/18 at 10pm  
    German composer Christoph Willibald Gluck’s opera about the famous myth of Orpheus, a Greek musician and poet grief-stricken over the death of his wife.
  • Doc Martin Season 8 – Saturday, 1/19 at 7:30pm 
    With Louisa gone sailing, Martin is left to look after James; Al and Morwenna organize an event to save the pub.
  • Austin City Limits – Saturday, 1/19 at 11pm 
    Modern rock from Arctic Monkeys, including songs from their album “Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino”; Wild Child presents music from their album “Expectations.”