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NPT’s ‘Early Black Press’ Documentary Wins 2018 Midsouth Regional Emmy

Published on January 22, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

Nashville Public Television’s original documentary, The Early Black Press: Tennessee Voices Lifted, received an award in the documentary/historical category at the 32nd Annual Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards on Jan. 20, 2018, at Nashville’s Music City Center. Statuettes went to producers Ed Jones and LaTonya Turner. The Early Black Press premiered in April 2017 and is the […]

‘British Antiques Roadshow’ Airs; Antiques & Garden Show Ticket Contest

Published on January 16, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

Now there are even more opportunities for NPT viewers to enjoy Antiques Roadshow! We’ve added half-hour episodes of the British version of the show – snippets of which are an occasional bonus on the American version – Sundays at 6:30 p.m. Antiques Roadshow originated in the UK and like its American counterpart, the British version […]

NPT Receives Six Midsouth Regional Emmy Award Nominations

Published on November 17, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

NPT received six nominations at the 32nd Midsouth Regional Emmy Award announcement party on Nov. 16, 2017, at BMI on Nashville’s Music Row. The following NPT productions and staff received nominations: PUBLIC AFFAIRS NPT Reports Aging Matters: Abuse & Exploitation Will Pedigo, Suzy Hence INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL SERIES NPT Snapshot Linda Wei, Shawn Anfinson, Paul Mojonnier DOCUMENTARY/CULTURAL […]

The Real Countess of Downton Abbey: Whether You Live in a Castle or House, It`s All About Community

Published on February 7, 2014 By Joe Pagetta

Lady Carnarvon, the Countess of Highclere Castle, the setting for Downton Abbey, was in Nashville this week to provide the keynote address at the 24th Antiques & Garden Show, this year held at the Music City Center.   In addition to her duties at the castle and numerous philanthropic projects, she’s the author of two books, […]

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 […]