Arts Programming on Detroit Public TV – Week of April 19

Arts Programming on Detroit Public TV – Week of April 19
April 16, 2020 Christina Amato

Here are the arts & culture programs airing on Detroit Public TV March 15-21, 2020

  • CALL THE MIDWIFE – Sunday, 4/19 at 8pm
    Four new doctors arrive at Nonnatus House, causing a stir among the midwives; Fred makes a discovery while on rounds.
  • WORLD ON FIRE ON MASTERPIECE– Sunday, 4/19 at 9pm Tom fights for his life on board the HMS Exeter; Harry and Lois have a more personal battle to fight.
  • ONE DETROIT– Monday, 4/20 at 7:30pm A Special Monday edition of One Detroit that focuses on the Arts & Culture all around Metro Detroit,  and how it is affected by the 2020 COVID-19 crisis.
  • ANTIQUES ROADSHOW– Monday, 4/20 at 8pm 
    McNay Art Museum Hour 1- A W.W. Denslow-inscribed “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”; a Mercury space capsule wind tunnel model; black opal ring.
  • DETROIT PERFORMS– Tuesday, 4/21 at 7:30pm 
    Best of Season 9: Mariners Inn utilizes art as part of the therapies to help heal residents at the treatment center for substance abuse and homelessness; Ballet Edge Detroit is a professional ballet company with a twist, and Cass Tech High School’s Harp and Vocal Program shows why it’s been around for over 90 years!
  • UNDER THE RADAR MICHIGAN-Thursday, 4/23 at 8:30pm 

    UTR Sports Spectacular- Discovering the people and places of Michigan.

RICK STEVE’S EUROPE– Friday, 4/24 at 9pm Germany’s Hamburg and the Luther Trail- Germany’s port city of Hamburg, post-World War II; historic sites of Martin Luther and the Reformation, including Erfurt, Wittenberg and Wartburg Castle; Wurzburg in Franconia.

  • SOMEWHERE SOUTH– Friday, 4/24 at 10pm 
    It’s a Greens Thing- Sampling a collard sandwich at the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina’s annual homecoming; on a trip to Georgia, Vivian Howard meets refugee farmers who grow greens that remind them of home.
  • FATHER BROWN– Saturday, 4/25 at 7:30pm
    The Wisdom of the Fool- Murder is no laughing matter when Father Brown visits a jesters convention.
  • MIDSOMER MURDERS– Saturday, 4/25 at 8:30pm 
    The Killings of Copenhagen- When the boss of Calder’s Biscuit Company is murdered in Copenhagen, Barnaby and Nelson join forces with two female Danish detectives.