Rena Garrett

Development/Promotion Director, TV

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Arts
10:58 am
Mon June 17, 2013

See Verdi's tragedy, "Aida" on Great Performances at the Met on Sunday, June 23rd at 9:30 pm

Liudmyla Monastyrska as the title character and Roberto Alagna as Radamès in Verdi's "Aida."

One of the most popular and beloved operas of all time receives a spectacular staging that captures the grandeur of Ancient Egypt. More than 200 artists fill the Met stage for Verdi’s tragedy, which sets a heartbreaking love triangle against the backdrop of an empire at war. Ukrainian soprano Liudmyla Monastyrska makes her Met debut as Aida, the enslaved Ethiopian princess, opposite tenor Roberto Alagna as the war hero Radamès and Olga Borodina as the pharaoh’s daughter Amneris, Aida’s formidable rival.

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Arts
10:52 am
Mon June 17, 2013

"Inspector Lewis VI: The Ramblin' Boy" on Masterpiece Mystery! airs Sunday at 8 pm

Join Lewis and a new partner as they investigate the discovery of an elderly man’s body in a field.

With DS Hathaway on holiday, Inspector Lewis is assigned a new partner to investigate the discovery of an elderly man’s body in a field. Finding that the man had already been embalmed, the inquiry leads to a funeral home and those connected to it, including one of Lewis’ former colleagues. Peter Davison (“Doctor Who”) guest stars.

"Inspector Lewis VI: The Ramblin' Boy" on Masterpiece Mystery! airs on Sunday, June 23rd at 8:00 p.m. on channel 3 and channel 3-1.

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Arts
2:38 pm
Thu June 13, 2013

Catch the rhythm and blues of Raphael Sasdiq and Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, Saturday at 9 pm

Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears rock their bluesy soul nuggets from Scandalous.

R&B grooves the ACL stage with Raphael Saadiq and Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears. Saadiq highlights songs from his old-school soul LP Stone Rollin’. Lewis & his Honeybears rock their bluesy soul nuggets from Scandalous.

Auxtin City Limits airs on Saturdays at 9:00 p.m. and 12:00 midnight on channel 3 and at 10:00 p.m. on channel 3-1.

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Arts
2:33 pm
Thu June 13, 2013

In Performance at the White House presents "Carole King: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize"

This PBS music special features an all-star tribute to singer and songwriter Carole King, the 2013 recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, which honors the lifetime achievements of artists whose work exemplifies the standard of excellence associated with songwriters George and Ira Gershwin. King is known for such hits as “You’ve Got a Friend,” “So Far Away,” “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman” and “I Feel the Earth Move.”

Business
2:25 pm
Thu June 13, 2013

Is there a better way to manage our retirement funds? Frontline investigates on Thursday at 7 pm

Whether your IRA or 401K will assure a safe retirement is largely a gamble. Building off reporting from the groundbreaking special "Money, Power and Wall Street," FRONTLINE’s "The Retirement Gamble" raises troubling questions about how America’s financial institutions protect our savings.

Ten trillion dollars in Americans’ retirement savings are invested in large and small accounts managed by banks, brokerages, mutual funds and insurance companies. But whether your IRA or 401K will assure a safe retirement is largely a gamble. Building off reporting from the groundbreaking special “Money, Power and Wall Street,” FRONTLINE raises troubling questions about how America’s financial institutions protect our savings.

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