7:00 PM - Washington Week with Gwen Ifill
Monday, December 30, 2013 - 11:00pm
Friday, December 27, 2013 - 8:00pm
Composer, conductor, genius, mensch: Marvin Hamlisch (June 2, 1944 – Aug. 6, 2012) earned four Grammys, four Emmys, three Oscars, three Golden Globes, a Tony Award and a Pulitzer Prize before his untimely death. Hit after hit — “The Way We Were,” “Nobody Does It Better” and scores for The Sting, Sophie’s Choice and the Broadway juggernaut A Chorus Line, made him the go-to composer and performer for film, Broadway, and every U.S. President since Reagan.
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 - 11:00pm
Monday, December 23, 2013 - 9:00pm
A Christmas Carol: The Concert is a unique musical event — the first time Charles Dickens’ popular 1843 novel has been adapted for a live orchestral concert with choir and soloists, and performed for audiences in a concert setting. The 90-minute television special will premiere on KUED Monday, December 23 at 9:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 22, 2013 - 7:00pm
Get ready for an unexpected and heartwarming treat this holiday season. Mr. Stink, a feature-length drama adapted from the popular children’s novel written by David Walliams, premieres SundAY, December 22 at 7:00 p.m. on KUED.
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 - 8:00pm
Leading up to the January 19 premiere of the eagerly-awaited Season 3 of Masterpiece Mystery! Sherlock with Benedict Cumberbatch, KUED presents special programs in December, including repeats of previous Sherlock seasons.
How Sherlock Changed the World
Tuesday, December 17 at 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 9:00pm
At a time of unprecedented global challenges, the under-30 "millenial" generation has every reason to be fatalistic and disengaged. Yet, in fields ranging from public health to education, plenty of young people are engaged. Call it the empathy revolution.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 8:30pm
To children living in the rubble of post-war Germany, it was candy from heaven. Some saw it as a sign that somebody in America cared about them. To Gail “Hal” Halvorsen, who became known worldwide as the Candy Bomber, the Berlin Airlift was the healing balm on the wounds of war. He and his fellow American pilots dropped more than two million tons of supplies and 23 tons of candy to the people and children of West Berlin.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 7:00pm
Tony Award-winning tenor Alfie Boe and internationally-renowned veteran newscaster Tom Brokaw join the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square in a concert of holiday favorites and inspiring surprises. Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Featuring Alfie Boe and Tom Brokaw airs on KUED Thursday, December 5 at 7:00 p.m. with repeats Sunday, December 8 at 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, December 10 at 7:00 p.m., and Tuesday, December 24 at 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 2:15pm
Chasing Shackleton, a new three-part series about a modern expedition that follows the path of history’s most extraordinary survival story, will premiere January 8 at 9:00 p.m. on KUED. The series follows a crew of five intrepid explorers led by renowned adventurer, scientist and author Tim Jarvis as they re-create Shackleton’s epic sea-and-land voyage in a replica of the original explorers’ boat, using only the tools and supplies his team used.