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New holiday shows: ‘Tennessee Crossroads,’ ‘Call the Midwife’ & more on NPT

Published on December 14, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

Need a little Christmas? We’ve got plenty this month with a sleigh full of holiday episodes, music specials and cooking/entertaining shows. Joe Elmore and the Tennessee Crossroads crew put together a collection of an hour-long Tennessee Crossroads Christmas Special, premiering Thursday, Dec. 20, at 7 p.m. Tune in for nine holiday-themed stories including Chad’s Winter […]

NPT’s August Membership Campaign Brings Specials, Guests and Ticket Offers

Published on August 21, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

NPT’s August Membership Campaign is your opportunity to show your support for Nashville Public Television – and to take advantage of ticket offers and other thank-you gifts! This season’s offerings include concert packages, Nashville Zoo tickets and more. We’ll also have special guests in the studio on live pledge nights, Aug. 22 and 23. Here’s […]

NPT’s Annual Big Yellow Bird Bash Hatches April 21, 2018

Published on April 4, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

NPT’s annual Big Yellow Bird Bash spring fundraiser takes place on Saturday, April 21, from 7 to 10 p.m. at Houston Station in Wedgewood-Houston. Guests are encouraged to wear yellow (anything from formal to spirited) and pose for photos on the Yellow Carpet during this evening of of dancing, food, cocktails and a silent auction. Proceeds support NPT’s educational, cultural and […]

Black History Month Programming on NPT is On-Air and Online

Published on February 10, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

Black History Month on NPT brings a collection of programs to entertain, inform and inspire. Anchoring this year’s lineup is the Independent Lens broadcast of Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities, premiering Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 8 p.m. This documentary by Stanley Nelson and Marco Williams highlights the role […]

‘Christmas at Belmont’ & Other Holiday Specials on NPT this Season

Published on December 13, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

We’ve decorated our December schedule with holiday specials, including new episodes of Call the Midwife and Last Tango in Halifax. The 2017 Christmas at Belmont is the shining star atop our programming tree. Grammy-winning musician Sheryl Crow hosts the holiday concert recorded at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center and Belmont’s McAfee Concert Hall. Christmas at Belmont […]

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 […]

Watch, Stream, Engage with ‘The Vietnam War’ from Ken Burns & Lynn Novick

Published on September 15, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

The Vietnam War, the new Ken Burns and Lynn Novick series, will premiere Sept. 17, 2017, on NPT. The series will air 7 p.m. nightly Sunday through Thursday, through Sept. 28 with an encore broadcast immediately following each night’s premiere. NPT is partnering with the Brentwood Library to host a free screening and discussion about […]

Enjoy Earlier Prime Time & ‘Vintage Tennessee Crossroads’ on NPT, NPT2

Published on September 6, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

If you’re a regular NPT viewer, you may have already noticed a few tweaks to our regular lineups. First, prime time now starts at 5 p.m. weekdays on NPT. Tune in for episodes of Antiques Roadshow, The Great British Baking Show, Nature, This Old House and other shows from our prime-time schedule. We’re also scheduling […]

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 […]