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DPTV eNews: Motown 25 Returns to TV

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A landmark event in pop culture history

On May 16, 1983, Motown’s legends celebrated their 25th anniversary in a history-making concert, and now Motown 25 is coming to your TV screen for the first time since its debut! This unforgettable special includes a once-in-a lifetime reunion of stars, such as Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, The Temptations, Michael Jackson and many more! Watch Saturday, 2/28, at 8pm ET.

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Dr. Christiane Northrup: Glorious Women Never Age! Sunday, 3/1 at 1:30pm ET. Dr. Christiane Northrup shares advice on how women can grow old without aging, which includes redefining the term "aging"; keeping one's blood sugar stable; and exercising.

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Downton Abbey Sunday, 3/1 at 9pm ET. Finale - In the Season 5 finale, the Crawleys are invited by Lord Sinderby to a shooting party in Northumberland. Later, they return to Downton and celebrate Christmas.

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Pasquale Esposito Celebrates Enrico Caruso Monday, 3/2 at 9:30pm ET. Italian Tenor Pasquale Esposito performs several of Caruso’s most famous songs and arias in a stunning concert from 13th Century Castello Giusso in Italy.

This Week's Highlights
dp-205-sm.jpg Detroit Performs Tuesday, 2/24 at 7:30pm ET. At Liberty Craftsworks in Greenfield Village the old-time art forms of pottery, glassblowing, tinwork and weaving are handcrafted by a collection of skilled artisans.
Genealogy-Roadshow-St-Louis.jpg Genealogy Roadshow Tuesday, 2/24 at 8pm ET. Best of Genealogy Roadshow - Memorable stories from the first two seasons of the series are shared in the Season 2 finale.
TheItalianAmericanssmall.jpg The Italian Americans Tuesday, 2/24 at 9pm ET. Loyal Americans (1930-1945); The American Dream (1945-present) - The second generation of Italian-Americans makes its mark on America.
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The Last Orangutan Eden - Ecologist Chris Morgan travels to northern Sumatra, where the wild orangutan population is dwindling because of deforestation.
NovaHagiaSophia.jpg NOVA Wednesday, 2/25 at 9pm ET. Hagia Sophia: Istanbul's Ancient Mystery - Architects and engineers investigate the secrets behind Istanbul's Hagia Sophia, which has survived on one of the world's most active seismic faults.
EarthaNewWildWater.jpg Earth: A New Wild Wednesday, 2/25 at 10pm ET. Water - In the finale, the role that fresh water plays in the health of the planet is explored. Included: a kayak journey from the Colorado River to the sea.
Aging-Backwards.jpg Aging Backwards Friday, 2/27 at 8pm ET. Provides valuable insights on combating the physical signs and consequences of aging through exercise and other lifestyle choices.
Lawrence Welk Lawrence Welk's TV Treasures Saturday, 2/28 at 6pm ET. A chronicle of “The Lawrence Welk Show” includes archival footage, and comments from Larry Welk, the host's son; and costume designer Rose Weiss.
Effortless-Healing-With-Dr.-Joseph-Mercola.jpg Effortless Healing With Dr. Joseph Mercola Sunday, 3/1 at 4:30pm ET. How food choices can alleviate obesity and chronic conditions. Included: the impact of gluten and sugar on the body; and the benefits of intermittent fasting and exercise.
Great British Baking Show The Great British Baking Show Sunday, 3/1 at 8pm ET. In the Season 1 finale, the three remaining bakers are given three hours to master a classic pastry technique that normally takes a day. 
selfridge-feature.jpg Mr. Selfridge: A Celebration Sunday, 3/1 at 11pm ET. A preview of the third season of "Mr. Selfridge," which stars Jeremy Piven as a flamboyant American entrepreneur in London.

 

DSO Live from Orchestra Hall

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Join Leonard Slatkin and the DSO in a festival celebrating the life, music, and magic of Tchaikovsky! Listen to the live webcasts 2/28 at 8pm ET & 3/1 at 3pm ET at dptv.org/dso.


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