In partnership with the Utah Shakespeare Festival, KUED will hold an evening of literature, theatre, and British drama for Austen and Shakespeare enthusiasts June 9 at 6:30 p.m. at The City Library in downtown Salt Lake City.
From towering, wind-carved spires to graceful arches, to the thundering power of rivers carving breathtaking canyons, the unique landscape of the American Southwest explodes in a celebration of sight and sound in Red Rock Serenade.
Featuring world class, high definition photography set to a timeless soundtrack of classical music, Red Rock Serenade airs on KUED Tuesday, June 3 at 7:00 pm.
MY MUSIC returns to the era of legendary orchestras, great singers and song standards in The Big Band Years, drawing upon the most beloved melodies that kept the home fires burning and soldiers’ hearts alive during World War II.
With technology being such an integral part of modern life, more and more teachers are finding increasingly innovative ways to use digital tools to help students learn. KUED celebrates these teachers with its first annual Teacher Innovation Awards.
Bret Crandall was a typical teenager in Utah’s Salt Lake Valley during the 1960s. He loved cars, skiing, spending time with friends and family, and hunting in the fields of Sandy with his dog, Stubby. It was the fields of combat that would eventually take his life.
One Family’s War is the simple, eloquent story of the Crandall Family of Sandy, Utah during the Vietnam conflict as told in their own words through audio-cassette recordings shared between parents and son, and augmented by the memories of family members and service buddies.
What happens when soldiers return from war? Wes Moore, an Army combat veteran and best-selling author, searches for answers to some of the most difficult questions related to returning from war. Coming Back with Wes Moore, a new series, airs in three parts on Tuesdays, May 13-27 at 8:00 p.m. on KUED. Moore’s search for answers takes him into the personal lives of different soldiers as they attempt to reintegrate into society, establish new identities and – for many – to find a new mission.
Featuring material from recently released files obtained by the filmmaker, Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle removes Salazar from the glare of myth and martyrdom and offers a clear-eyed look at the man and his times. The film, produced and directed by Phillip Rodriguez, includes interviews with Salazar’s friends, colleagues, and family members, and Salazar’s own words culled from personal writings. Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle premieres on KUED on Monday, May 12 at 9:00 pm.
Film Explores Mysterious Death of Activist/Journalist
KUED will hold a free film screening of a new documentary about a Hispanic journalist-turned activist who died under suspicious circumstances. Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle will screen Friday, May 9 at 7:00 p.m. at the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 S. West Temple.