Rena Garrett

Development/Promotion Director, TV

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Arts
3:25 pm
Tue April 23, 2013

Norah Jones and Kat Edmonson on Austin City Limits this Saturday

Norah Jones sings songs from her Dangermouse-produced album Little Broken Hearts.

Jazz and pop cross on ACL with Norah Jones and Kat Edmonson. Jones sings songs from her Dangermouse-produced album Little Broken Hearts. Edmonson showcases the song stylings of her LP Way Down Low.

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

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Arts
2:30 pm
Tue April 23, 2013

Enjoy performances of the Paul Taylor Dance Co on Great Performances airing Friday, May 3rd at 9 pm

Paul Taylor Dance Company. Sean Mahoney, Michael Trusnovec, James Samson, Michael Apuzzo, Robert Kleinendorst, Jeffrey Smith (L-R) in “Brandenburgs.”

At an age when most artists’ best work is behind them, modern dance pioneer Paul Taylor continues to win acclaim for the vibrancy, relevance and power of his recent dances, as well as his classics.

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Arts
2:26 pm
Tue April 23, 2013

"Never Forget to Lie" on Frontline airs on Thursday, May 16th at 7 pm

Marian Marzynski returns to Poland and the Jewish ghettos of his childhood and chronicles the poignant, painful recollections of other child survivors.

Filmmaker and Holocaust survivor Marian Marzynski returns to Poland and the Jewish ghettos of his childhood to chronicle the poignant, painful recollections of other child survivors. The film rescues haunting pieces of the past while exploring the conflicting feelings about national, cultural and religious identity that mark many survivors.

"Never Forget to Lie" on Frontline airs on Thursday, May 16 at 7:00 p.m. on channel 3.

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Politics
2:22 pm
Tue April 23, 2013

"Bugging Hitler's Soldiers" on Secrets of the Dead airs Wednesday, May 1st at 9 pm

Re-enactment. Our Generals Cast.

Spied upon by MI19 in a bugging operation of unprecedented scale and cunning, 4,000 German POWs revealed their inner thoughts about the Third Reich and let slip military secrets that helped the Allies win WWII. The film tells the story of how those conversations were recorded and how they can now reveal, in shocking detail, the hearts and minds of the German fighter. Only now have more than 100,000 hours of these secret recordings been declassified, researched and cross referenced.

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Arts
2:11 pm
Tue April 23, 2013

Hear the story of the Lipizzaner stallions on Nature on Wednesday, May 1st at 7:00 pm

Hear the story of the world-famous Lipizzaner stallions, from their origins in ancient times to the almost unknown drama of their rescue in 1945. Pictured: Riders at the Spanish Riding School, Vienna, Austria.

Hear the story of the world-famous Lipizzaner stallions, from their origins in ancient times to the almost unknown drama of their rescue in 1945. The film, which focuses on the bond that develops between horse and rider, begins at the Spanish Riding School in Vienna. Here the perfect harmony between horse and rider, as well as the beauty and power of the magnificent white stallions, is celebrated in their impressive performance. Their carefully choreographed movements were originally intended for war. Then, only the strongest and most athletic of the horses were chosen.

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