Here are the arts & culture programs airing on Detroit Public TV January 12-18, 2019
- SANDITON ON MASTERPIECE– Sunday, 1/12 at 9:30pm
An accident brings Charlotte Heywood to Sanditon, where she meets Tom and Sidney Parker; Lady Denham hosts a pineapple party for Miss Lambe; Edward’s relatives complicate things; Charlotte and Sidney have an awkward encounter.
- VARIETY STUDIO: ACTORS ON ACTORS – Monday, 1/13 at 5:30pm Eddie Murphy and Antonio Banderas; Scarlett Johansson and Chris Evans; Mindy Kaling and Constance Wu.
- ANTIQUES ROADSHOW – Monday, 1/13 at 8pm
Appraisals include Stephen King first editions from 1974 to 1977, an Ilya Schor silver plate and a Louis Comfort Tiffany oil, circa 1870.
- DETROIT PERFORMS– Tuesday, 1/14 at 7:30pm
Art Is RealDIME is giving people the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree while studying to excel in the professional music industry.
- FINDING YOUR ROOTS: THIS LAND IS MY LAND– Tuesday 1/14, at 8pm
The unexpected family trees of Queen Latifah and Jeffrey Wright challenge preconceptions about America’s past.
- NATURE: HIPPOS AFRICA’S RIVER GIANTS– Wednesday, 1/15 at 8pmDavid Attenborough narrates a look at hippopotamuses as they protect their families, face their enemies, and contend with a drought.
- EXPEDITION WITH STEVE BACKSHALL – Thursday, 1/16 at 9pmOman: Desert CanyonThe team explores an area where no human has ever set foot, dropping nearly 400 meters into the deepest canyon in Oman in Southern Arabia.
- GEORGE PERRIS: LIVE AT THE ACROPOLIS Friday, 1/17 at 9:30pm
International singer George Perris performs at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus theater at the base of the Acropolis, accompanied by a 14-piece orchestra; songs include “I Will Wait for You” and “Broken Vow.”
- AUSTIN CITY LIMITS: MITSKI; RAINBOW KITTEN SURPRISE– Saturday, 1/18 at 11pm
Performances from experimental rockers Mitski and Rainbow Kitten Surprise.