Rena Garrett

Development/Promotion Director, TV

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Arts
11:06 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Pennsylvania Ballet at 50 airs on Friday, May 2nd at 9 pm

Pennsylvania Ballet Principal Dancers Julie Diana and Zachary Hench in George Balanchine’s Diamonds from Jewels

This special showcases one of Philadelphia’s cultural treasures, Pennsylvania Ballet, and honors the company’s golden anniversary. Featured are the pas de deux from After the Rain by Christopher Wheeldon, Under the Sun Pas de Deux by Margo Sappington and “Diamonds” from Jewels by George Balanchine. Included are interviews with Barbara Weisberger, Pennsylvania Ballet founder, and Roy Kaiser, artistic director of the company.

Pennsylvania Ballet at 50 airs on Friday, May 2nd at 9:00 pm on channel 3.

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Science
10:58 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Harvesting honey is the topic during The Farm with Ian Knauer on Thursday at 9 pm

Bees are the most important farm member. Learn how to keep your own, harvest honey and cook a honey feast including Chipotle-Honey Glazed Ribs and Honey Cake. Photo - James Malloy from Rocket Sugary Entertainment

On The Farm, host Ian Knauer follows his ingredients from their very beginnings all the way to the dinner table. Whether he's milking a cow to make fresh cheeses that are the star of dinner or harvesting honey, fresh from the hive, that becomes the key ingredient in the meal, he is educating his viewers about exactly where wholesome, delicious food comes from.

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Science
10:55 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Harvesting honey is the topic during The Farm with Ian Knauer on Thursday at 9 pm

On The Farm, host Ian Knauer follows his ingredients from their very beginnings all the way to the dinner table. Whether he's milking a cow to make fresh cheeses that are the star of dinner or harvesting honey, fresh from the hive, that becomes the key ingredient in the meal, he is educating his viewers about exactly where wholesome, delicious food comes from.

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Politics
10:44 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Mass incarceration is investigated on Frontline, on Thursday, May 1st at 7 pm

More than two years in the making, FRONTLINE’s "Prison State" takes an intimate look at the cycle of incarceration in America and one state’s effort to reverse the trend.

With unprecedented access, FRONTLINE investigates the impact of mass incarceration in America, focusing on a troubled housing project in Louisville, Kentucky, and a statewide effort to reverse the trend. There are some 2.3 million people behind bars in the U.S. today, but a disproportionate number come from a few city neighborhoods, and in some places the concentration is so dense that states are spending millions of dollars a year to lock up residents of single blocks.

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Politics
3:16 pm
Mon April 14, 2014

Nazi Mega Weapons features "Super Tanks" on Wednesday at 9 pm

Tiger Loader disembarks from tank

Hitler’s megalomaniacal impulses led him to demand the construction of the largest tank the world had ever seen – a mobile fortress weighing 180 tons. But even this colossus couldn’t satisfy Hitler’s thirst for enormous weapons of war, as he went on to request a land battleship weighing 1,000 tons. This is the story of the Nazi engineers tasked with fulfilling that dream, and an arms race that resulted in the evolution of super-guns and tanks.

"Super Tanks" on Nazi Mega Weapons airs on Wednesday, April 30th at 9:00 pm on channels 3 and 3-1.

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