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‘Call the Midwife’ & Vanderbilt School of Nursing Midwives Return March 25

Published on March 20, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

Call the Midwife returns to NPT on Sunday, March 25! Season 7 begins with a two-hour opener and continues through May 6. Vanderbilt School of Nursing midwives Michelle Collins and Bethany Domzal Sanders will again contribute a recap of each Sunday’s episode Monday mornings on NPT’s blog. This season, Nonnatus House welcomes a West Indian […]

NPT’s ‘Victoria Preview & Celebration’ is Dec. 10 at The Franklin Theatre

Published on December 1, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Join NPT for an advance screening of the new season of Victoria on Masterpiece on Sunday, Dec. 10, during the Victoria Preview & Celebration at The Franklin Theatre. The event includes a reception with appetizers inspired by popular dishes of the era, drinks, photo opportunities and a preview of the first hour of the Season […]

‘Poldark’ Season 3 Premieres Sunday, Oct. 1; All Episodes on NPT Passport

Published on September 30, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Poldark on Masterpiece returns this week for a third season of swashbuckling adventures set on the dramatic Cornish coast. The series launches Sunday, Oct. 1, with a two-hour premiere and continues through Nov. 19. But you don’t have to wait to see what lies in store for Ross, Demelza, Elizabeth and George: All eight Season […]

Summer Series on NPT Include Mysteries and ‘The Great British Baking Show’

Published on June 23, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Favorite characters and series return for the summer season on NPT, including the much-anticipated Prime Suspect: Tennison on Masterpiece and Grantchester on Masterpiece. In addition to mysteries and Sunday night dramas, there’s mystery and drama on The Great British Baking Show, back for a fourth season.   Prime Suspect: Tennison, the three-part prequel to the […]

‘Call the Midwife,’ ‘Home Fires’ Return Sunday, April 2; VU Nursing Blog on April 3

Published on March 31, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Call the Midwife and Home Fires, two dramas highlighting communities of women, premiere Sunday, April 2, on NPT with compelling and powerful episodes. Babies and battles The sixth season of Call the Midwife begins in 1962 amid numerous societal shifts and a leadership contest between Sister Julienne (Jenny Agutter) and the austere Sister Ursula (Harriet […]

Join Us for NPT’s Big Yellow Bird Bash on Saturday, April 1, 2017

Published on March 15, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Gather your friends, drape yourself in yellow and make plans to attend NPT’s sixth annual Big Yellow Bird Bash on Saturday, April 1, from 7 to 10 p.m. The event takes place at Houston Station in the Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood and is for fans and supporters of Nashville Public Television, especially those who grew up watching […]

‘Mercy Street’ Civil War Drama and State Museum Curator’s Blog Return

Published on January 20, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Mercy Street, PBS’ original Civil War drama in more than a decade, returns for a second season Sunday, Jan. 22, at 7 p.m. Again this year we’ve invited Tennessee State Museum curator Rob DeHart to write a weekly blog post that will draw on the museum’s collection to localize the story to the Middle Tennessee […]

‘Victoria on Masterpiece’ Begins Jan. 15; How to Binge-Watch

Published on January 14, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

The much-anticipated Victoria on Masterpiece begins Sunday, Jan. 15, at 8 p.m., on NPT. While the Victorian era has been a go-to time period for Masterpiece and PBS for decades, this is a new look at the storied reign of the legendary monarch. Prefer to binge-watch? Following the Jan. 15 premiere, the entire season of […]

Win Tickets from NPT to See ‘Sherlock’ in Nashville

Published on January 5, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

NPT is offering viewers the chance to see The Final Problem, the Sherlock on Masterpiece Season Four finale, on the big screen. The feature-length episode will be shown at three Nashville movie theaters – the Regal Green Hills Stadium 16, the Regal Hollywood Stadium 27 (100 Oaks) and the Regal Opry Mills Stadium 20 – […]

‘Downton Abbey’ Marathon Anchors NPT’s 2016 Holiday Programming

Published on December 16, 2016 By MiChelle Jones

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – if you love Downton Abbey, because we’re showing every episode from all six seasons over Christmas weekend. The marathon starts Friday, Dec. 23, at 8 p.m. and concludes Monday, Dec. 26, 10:30 p.m. We’ll leave Downton briefly to air a new Call the Midwife Holiday Special […]