Rena Garrett

Development/Promotion Director, TV

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Arts
8:40 am
Fri February 21, 2014

Great Performances at the Met presents "Eugene Onegin" on Sunday at 5 pm

GREAT PERFORMANCES "Eugene Onegin"

Acclaimed English director Deborah Warner’s new production of Tchaikovsky’s most popular opera is directed by her longtime collaborator Fiona Shaw and conducted by Valery Gergiev. Anna Netrebko reprises her company role debut as Tatiana, the naïve heroine of Pushkin’s classic novel. Mariusz Kwiecien portrays the self-confident title character, in a much-admired interpretation he has sung in many of the world’s leading opera houses, and Piotr Beczala reprises his acclaimed performance as Onegin’s friend-turned-rival, Lenski.

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Arts
8:36 am
Fri February 21, 2014

"Esperanza Spalding" performs on Austin City Limits on March 22nd

ACL presents an hour with jazz/soul singer/bassist Esperanza Spalding in support of her LP Radio Music Society.

ACL presents an hour with jazz/soul singer/bassist Esperanza Spalding in support of her LP Radio Music Society.

Austin City Limits airs at 9 pm and 12 midnight on channel 3 and at 10 pm on channel 3-1.

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Arts
8:32 am
Fri February 21, 2014

The Soap Myth questions who deserves the right to write history. On Friday, the 21st at 9 pm

Pictured, Greg Mullavey and Andi Potamkin during dress rehearsals at the Black Box Theatre in New York City. Photo © 2012 Richard Termine

THE SOAP MYTH dramatizes the powerful confrontation between survivor memory and historical memory in depicting the insidiousness of a sophisticated Holocaust denial. More than a half century after World War II, at the desperate urging of a passionate survivor, a young investigative reporter finds herself caught between numerous versions of the same story and trying to separate fact from fiction. Did the Nazis make soap from the corpses of their murdered Jewish victims?

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Politics
8:28 am
Fri February 21, 2014

Frontline "Rape in the Fields" airs on Thursday, March 20th 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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Science
8:21 am
Fri February 21, 2014

Preparing for Disaster: Starting Now airs on Wednesday, the 19th, at 9 pm

The one-hour documentary includes interviews with the victims of the Christchurch, New Zealand earthquakes, Hurricane Sandy and the Herriman, Utah wildfires. From their stories, along with advice from emergency experts, viewers learn practical tips for starting their own personal emergency plans.

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