Rena Garrett

Development/Promotion Director, TV

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Arts
2:13 pm
Wed October 30, 2013

"Barbra Streisand: Back to Brooklyn" on Great Performances airs Friday, November 29th at 8:30 pm

Barbra Streisand

The legendary Barbra Streisand makes a historic homecoming to Brooklyn at the new Barclays Center arena, marking the superstar’s first Brooklyn concert since her childhood years. Joined by special guests Il Volo and Chris Botti, Streisand performs an extensive selection of songs from throughout her five-decade career, including a touching duet with her son, Jason Gould.

Great Performances "Barbra Streisand: Back to Brooklyn" airs on Friday, November 29th at 8:30 p.m. on channel 3 and on Saturday, November 30th at 7:00 p.m. on channel 3-1.

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Science
2:08 pm
Wed October 30, 2013

"A Death in St. Augustine" on Frontline can be seen at 7 pm on Thursday, November 28th

On the night she broke up with her boyfriend, a Florida deputy sheriff, Michelle O’Connell was found dead from a gunshot in the mouth. Next to her was her boyfriend’s semi-automatic service pistol. The sheriff’s office called it suicide, but was it? FRONTLINE and The New York Times investigate this death of a young, single mother, and what can go wrong when the police are faced with domestic violence allegations within their own ranks.

"A Death in St. Augustine" on Frontline airs on Thursday, November 28th at 7:00 p.m.

Science
2:03 pm
Wed October 30, 2013

Watch three great Nature episodes from 7 pm - 10 pm on Thanksgiving Eve

Jeff Palmer and his turkeys take a walk in central Florida.

Catch three wonderful episodes of Nature back to back on Wednesday, November 28th from 7:00 p.m to 10:00 p.m. on channels 3 and 3-1. 

Nature - "My Life as a Turkey" airs at 7:00 p.m.
Nature - "An Original Duckumentary" airs at 8:00 p.m.
Nature - "The Private Life of Deer" airs at 9:00 p.m.

 

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Science
1:52 pm
Wed October 30, 2013

Comet Encounter can be seen on Tuesday, November 26th at 8 pm

Mt McKinley Sunrise W Comet Northern Lights Interior AK Denali NP Early Spring.

In this program, scientists around the world follow a once-in-a-lifetime event, the path of the sun-grazing comet ISON. The comet, somewhere between one and 10 kilometers in diameter, is currently just beyond the orbit of Jupiter. As it races past Earth toward the sun, it will likely develop a tail to light up the night skies. Then ISON will slingshot around the back of the sun, to emerge perhaps brighter than ever.

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Politics
1:49 pm
Wed October 30, 2013

"It's Nation Time (1968-2013)" African Americans, Pt. 6 airs Tuesday, November 26th at 7 pm

Charlayne Hunter-Gault and Henry Louis Gates, Jr. during the filming of The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

After 1968, African Americans set out to build a bright future on the foundation of the civil rights movement’s victories, but a growing class disparity threatened to split the black community. As African Americans won political office across the country and the black middle class made progress, larger economic and political forces isolated the black urban poor. When Barack Obama was elected president in 2008, many hoped that America had finally transcended racism.

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