Rena Garrett

Development/Promotion Director, TV

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Arts
3:38 pm
Fri January 25, 2013

Austin City Limits presents "Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeroes" on Saturday, February 9th at 9 pm.

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes bring experimental alt.pop to the ACL stage with the LP Here.

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes and tUnE-yArDs bring experimental alt.pop to the ACL stage. The Zeroes support their LP Here, where Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes bring experimental alt.pop to the ACL stage with the LP Here. While tUnE-yArDs performs material from w h o k i l l.

"Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeroes" on Austin City Limits airs on Saturday, February 9th at 9:00 p.m. and at 10:00 p.m. on channel 3-1.

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Arts
3:34 pm
Fri January 25, 2013

"Hamlet with David Tennant" on Shakespeare Uncovered airs Friday, February 8th at 9 pm.

David Tennant

An acclaimed Hamlet himself in the RSC’s recent hit production (and another recent GREAT PERFORMANCES production), David Tennant meets with fellow Hamlets, including superstar Jude Law, comparing notes on the titanic challenge of playing the most iconic of all roles. He also tries, alongside Simon Russell Beale and Ben Whishaw, to master the meaning of the play and the reason why it is considered the greatest of Shakespeare’s works.

"Hamlet with David Tennant" on Shakespeare Uncovered can be seen on Friday, February 8th at  8:00 p.m. on 3-1 and 9:00 p.m. on 3-2.

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Arts
3:30 pm
Fri January 25, 2013

"Cornlickers" appear on Song of the Mountains airing Thursday, February 7th at 8 pm.

Cornlickers

SONG OF THE MOUNTAINS showcases the best talents in bluegrass and old-time country music from the heart of the region where it all began. Performances are held at the beautifully restored Lincoln Theatre in Marion, Virginia. Hosted by Tim White.

Song of the Mountains can be seen on Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.

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Science
3:27 pm
Fri January 25, 2013

"Pioneers of the Deep" on Life on Fire can be seen Wednesday, February 6th at 7 pm.

Eruption of the underwater volcano Hunga-Tonga – Hunga Ha’apai, in the Tonga archipelago.

In the vast emptiness of the Pacific Ocean, tectonic movements construct or swallow islands. In the Tongan archipelago, two little-known animals have learned to cope with these ephemeral lands risen from the ocean depths: the sooty tern, a seabird that never dares wet its wings for fear of drowning, and the Alvin shrimp, a blind crustacean that manages to find its way around the abyss. When an underwater volcano becomes an island, the fates of these two extraordinary paradoxes are linked.

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Science
3:20 pm
Fri January 25, 2013

"Silicon Valley" on American Experience airs on Tuesday, February 5th at 8 pm.

Fairchild Semiconductor, 1960. Pictured: Eugene Kleiner, Julius Blank, Gordon Moore, Sheldon Roberts, Jay Last, Robert Noyce, Jean Hoerni, Victor Grinich (Everyone is facing Noyce).

SILICON VALLEY tells the story of the pioneering scientists and engineers who transformed rural Santa Clara County into the hub of technological ingenuity we now know as Silicon Valley. The film spotlights the creativity of the young men who founded Fairchild Semiconductor, in particular the brilliant, charismatic young physicist Robert Noyce.

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