Rena Garrett

Development/Promotion Director, TV

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1:58 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

Learn more about Hampton Court during "Secrets of Henry VIII's Palace" on Sunday, June 30th at 7 pm

Take a tour of Althorp with Charles, the 9th Earl Spencer, brother of Princess Diana.

Hampton Court is the ultimate royal pleasure palace — embodying the indulgent and grandiose kingship built by Cardinal Wolsey and developed by Henry VIII. Through its rooms, chart King Henry VIII’s decline from fit young warrior to bloated womanizer and recall the vivid stories of the ladies who became his queens. Learn how William and Mary demolished half of the Tudor palace to replace it with an exquisite baroque structure, making Hampton Court one of the most unusual palaces in the world.

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1:53 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

Austin City Limits presents, "The Decemberists" and "Gillian Welch" on Saturday, June 29th

The Decemberists highlight songs from their release The King Is Dead.

The Decemberists and Gillian Welch showcase the best in contemporary songwriting.The Decemberists highlight songs from their release The King Is Dead. Welch and her partner David Rawlings perform cuts from The Harrow & the Harvest.

Austin City Limits presents "The Decemberists and Gillian Welch" on Saturday, June 29th at 9:00 p.m. on channel 3 and at 10:00 p.m. on channel 3-1.

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1:46 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

"Annie: It's the Hard-knock Life, from Script to Opening Night" airs Friday at 9 pm

(l-r)Georgi James (Pepper), Tyrah Skye Odoms (Kate), Taylor Richarson (Duffy), Madi Rae DiPietro (July), Lilla Crawford (Annie), Junah Jang (Tessie) and Emily Rosenfeld (Molly) in ANNIE at the Palace Theatre (broadway at 47th Street). ANNIE features a book by Thomad Meehan, music by Charles Strouse and lyrics by Martin Charnin. The production in choreographed by Any Blankenbuehler and directed by James Lapine.

The show-stopping musical Annie, its characters and its songs are timeless and classic. It’s been 35 years since the little orphan Annie first stepped onto a Broadway stage. For Annie’s return to Broadway, this documentary offers a memorable behind-the-scenes look at every step of a single Annie production number, from the earliest phases of discussion among the creative team, rehearsals with actors, to opening night on Broadway.

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1:44 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

"Rape in the Fields" on Frontline, can be seen on Thursday, June 27th at 7 pm

Maricruz Ladino (pictured), whose story is featured, is one of many women who say they have been sexually assaulted while working in America's fields, farms and factories.

For the women who pick and process the food we eat every day, being sexually assaulted, even raped, is sometimes part of the job. FRONTLINE and Univision partner to tell the story of the hidden price many migrant women working in America’s fields and packing plants pay to stay employed and provide for their families. This investigation is the result of a yearlong reporting effort by veteran FRONTLINE correspondent Lowell Bergman, the Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley, and the Center for Investigative Reporting.

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1:35 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

"Earth From Space" on Nova, airs on Wednesday, June 26th at 8 pm

Visualization showing how charged particles stream onto the poles of the Earth creating the northern and southern lights.

This groundbreaking special reveals a spectacular new space-based vision of Earth. Produced in consultation with NASA scientists, “Earth From Space” takes data from earth-observing satellites and transforms them into dazzling visual sequences, each one exposing the intricate web of forces that sustain life on earth.

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