Rena Garrett

Development/Promotion Director, TV

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Arts
8:26 am
Tue October 29, 2013

"Moby Dick from San Francisco Opera" on Great Performances airs Friday at 9 pm

Captain Ahab

GREAT PERFORMANCES partnered with San Francisco Opera, one of the nation’s leading opera companies, to record Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s adaptation of the classic Herman Melville novel Moby Dick. Filmed fresh from his headline-making appearance as a last-minute replacement in the title role of Siegfried in the Met Opera’s epic Ring Cycle, Jay Hunter Morris starred as the obsessive Captain Ahab, delivering a bravura performance.

Great Performances "Moby Dick from San Francisco Opera" can be seen on Friday, November 1st at 9:00 p.m. on channel 3.

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Arts
8:43 am
Fri October 11, 2013

"The Paradise, Pt. 2" on Masterpiece Classic airs on Sunday at 8 pm

Shown from left to right: Elaine Cassidy as Katherine and Patrick Malahide as Lord Glendenning

When a baby is found in the Ladieswear department, everyone at The Paradise becomes caught up in the commotion. The secrets of more than one employee are revealed, and emotions run high as reactions to the infant differ. Denise is faced with a situation that forces her to use all her cunning and take a bold step.

Masterpiece Classic "The Paradise, Pt. 2" airs on Sunday, October 13th at 8:00 p.m. on channels 3 and 3-1.

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Arts
11:47 am
Tue September 24, 2013

Narrated by Montel Williams, Sea of Change airs on Wednesday, October 9th at 9 pm

Sea of Change shows how individuals experience freedom through weightless movement underwater

Narrated by Montel Williams, Sea of Change is the story of freedom through weightless movement and of self-renewal based on an experience that individuals in wheelchairs never believed they could have – on a reef 60 feet below the surface of the sea.

Sea of Change can be seen on Wednesday, October 9th at 9:00 p.m. on channel 3.

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Politics
4:14 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

"Retirement Gamble" raises troubling questions about America's financial institutions and savings

Whether your IRA or 401K will assure a safe retirement is largely a gamble. Building off reporting from the groundbreaking special "Money, Power and Wall Street," FRONTLINE’s "The Retirement Gamble" raises troubling questions about how America’s financial institutions protect our savings.

Ten trillion dollars in Americans’ retirement savings are invested in large and small accounts managed by banks, brokerages, mutual funds and insurance companies. But whether your IRA or 401K will assure a safe retirement is largely a gamble. Building off reporting from the groundbreaking special “Money, Power and Wall Street,” FRONTLINE raises troubling questions about how America’s financial institutions protect our savings.

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Science
4:05 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

The "Mack Truck" is featured on Raw to Ready on Wednesday at 9 pm

Wiring for cab

The highway truck — a modern workhorse, a heavy hauler vital to commerce — carries an 80,000-pound payload and must operate in every condition from sub-zero cold to triple-digit heat. To survive, it must be strong, durable and fuel-efficient, like the Mack Pinnacle, an engineering achievement made possible by platinum, petroleum, copper, manganese and polyurethane.

Raw to Ready "Mack Truck," Pt. 3 airs on Wednesday, October 30th at 9:00 p.m. on channels 3 and 3-1.

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