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Tavis Smiley

Join Tavis Smiley when he comes to Detroit to shoot his show

Tavis Smiley, host of the late-night television talk show Tavis Smiley on PBS, comes to Detroit to tape five episodes of his award winning program in front of a live audience on March 23, 24 and 25. Guests include Mayor Mike Duggan, Judge Steven Rhodes, Tonya Allen, and more! Sign-up for the audience here >

Celtic Woman Fan Favorites

Celtic Woman Fan Favorites Tuesday, 3/17 at 9:30pm ET. A compilation of classic Celtic Woman performances. Included: "Shenandoah"; "May It Be"; "Danny Boy"; "Newgrange"; "You Raise Me Up"; "Amazing Grace"; "Dulaman"; "Orinoco Flow"; and "Ave Maria."

Rick Steves' Dynamic Europe: Amsterdam, Prague, Berlin

Rick Steves' Dynamic Europe: Amsterdam, Prague, Berlin Thursday, 3/19 at 8pm ET. Rick Steves provides valuable insights on art, culture and history in Prague, Amsterdam and Berlin. Get tickets to see a Rick Steves travel lecture in Detroit here >

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180 Days Hartsville Monday, 3/23 at 10pm ET. The efforts of rural Hartsville, S.C., to provide a quality education to children are chronicled in this documentary, which spotlights parents, students, teachers and administrators at two elementary schools. See an advanced screening >

This Week's Highlights
 Daniel O'Donnell: Music and Memories Daniel O'Donnell: Music and Memories Tuesday, 3/17 at 8pm ET. Reminisce with Daniel as he journeys down memory lane recollecting career highlights, and sharing top musical performances from past specials!
Il Volo: We Are Love Il Volo: We Are Love Wednesday, 3/18 at 8pm ET. Il Volo perform at the Filmore Miami Beach in a concert taped on March 26, 2013. Songs from their "We Are Love" album are featured.
Carole King & James Taylor Live at the Troubadour Carole King & James Taylor Live at the Troubadour Wednesday, 3/18 at 9:30pm ET. Carole King and James Taylor perform at L.A.'s Troubadour nightclub in 2007. Included: "Will You Love Me Tomorrow?" & "Fire and Rain."
Healing ADD with Daniel Amen, MD & Tana Amen, RN Healing ADD with Daniel Amen, MD & Tana Amen, RN Thursday, 3/19 at 9pm ET. Take a completely new look at ADD with seven unique types based on the extensive brain imaging work on thousands of ADD patients.
Easy Yoga: The Secret to Strength and Balance With Peggy Cappy Easy Yoga: The Secret to Strength and Balance With Peggy Cappy Friday, 3/20 at 8pm ET. Yoga instructor Peggy Cappy shows how yoga can boost one's strength and balance while increasing range of motion.
Ed Slott's Retirement Roadmap! Ed Slott's Retirement Roadmap! Friday, 3/20 at 9pm ET. Ed shows how to take your retirement savings on a permanent vacation from taxes and avoid a tax hungry Uncle Sam at every turn! Thanks to Tim Bogert for sponsoring the night!
Bryan Adams in Concert Bryan Adams in Concert Friday, 3/20 at 11pm ET. An amazing night of old and new songs, and even some covers, features Bryan playing solo on acoustic guitar.
Feel Grand Redefining Cancer Feel Grand Monday, 3/23 at 7:30pm ET. Redefining Cancer - Dr. Cary Presant discusses how to cut your cancer risk as you age, essential screenings everyone should get, and the latest technologies in cancer treatment. 
Antiques Roadshow Antiques Roadshow Monday, 3/23 at 8pm ET. Part 3 of 3 in Bismarck, N.D., items include a 1778 letter from George Washington and two Irish dragoon swallowtail guidon flags that were used in the Battle of Nashville.


Ken Burns' Sneak Preview

Cancer Emperor of all Maladies

Advanced screenings of the new Ken Burns-produced documentary Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies are happening around metro Detroit. Learn more & RSVP >

Come to a national Public Television concert taping!


Internationally renowned tenor ALFIO will perform live at the Berman Center for the Performing Arts in West Bloomfield on April 22 for a national Public Television concert taping. Get your tickets now >

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Tickets are now available for the 53rd Ann Arbor Film Festival, March 24-29, 2015. More information >

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