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Nonstop Children’s Programming on NPT3 PBS Kids!

Published on June 27, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Nonstop children’s programming is coming to NPT and it’s all free! NPT3 PBS Kids, our third broadcast channel, will launch Friday, June 30, 2017 and will be dedicated to providing quality educational programming from PBS Kids. The channel will be available over-the-air at 8.3 immediately and on Comcast 242 as of July 27, 2017. To […]

NPT’s Linda Wei receives prestigious public broadcasting fellowship

Published on December 17, 2015 By MiChelle Jones

We are very pleased to announce that NPT producer Linda Wei has been named one of eight inaugural Next General Leadership (NGL) Senior Editorial Fellows by the Corporation of Public Broadcasting. The new professional development initiative is supported by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) and designed to help expand diversity among senior and executive […]

NPT Productions ‘ArtQuest’ and ‘Children’s Health Crisis: Food’ Win 2015 Midsouth Emmy Awards

Published on February 2, 2015 By MiChelle Jones

NPT Productions ArtQuest: Art is All Around You and Children’s Health Crisis: Food picked up Emmys when the 29th Annual Midsouth Regional Awards were announced January 31, 2015, at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center.     ArtQuest: Art Is All Around You won for best Children’s Program, with statuettes going to producer and writer Linda Wei, […]

Behind the Scenes at Emmy-winning ArtQuest: Artist Jairo Prado`s Mosaics

Published on February 3, 2014 By Joe Pagetta

ArtQuest: Art is All Around You, fresh off winning a Midsouth Regional Emmy Award for best children’s program, is working on its next season. Producer Linda Wei gave us these photos from a shoot with local artist Jairo Prado focusing on mosaics. From Linda: “This past Saturday, we visited artist Jairo Prado in his studio […]

NPT Productions Nab 10 Midsouth Regional Emmy Nominations.

Published on November 22, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

Nashville Public Television productions picked up 10 nominations last night when the 28th Midsouth Regional Emmy® Awards were announced at BMI on Music Row. Productions grabbing nods run the full gamut of NPT’s offerings, from public affairs programs like NPT Reports: Children’s Heath Crisis and Domestic Violence: Living in Fear, to historic programs like Tennessee […]

`ArtQuest` Series Offers 18 Episodes About the Art All Around You

Published on July 24, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

As we announced back in October, NPT and the Frist Center for the Visual Arts have partnered for “ArtQuest: Art is All Around You,” a series of short broadcast segments that encourages 7-9 year olds to learn about and create art. The videos air during the kid’s schedule on NPT between 4-6pm. Launched with three […]

NPT and the Frist Center Partner on ArtQuest: Art Is All Around You

Published on October 1, 2012 By Joe Pagetta

From the official release on the NPT Pressroom: New series of children’s segments designed to encourage children to be more involved in the arts. Nashville Public Television (NPT) and the Frist Center for the Visual Arts are proud to announce a new partnership designed to encourage children to be more involved in the arts. “ArtQuest: […]