Frankenstein and the Vampyre

A fascinating exploration of one of the most significant moments in gothic history - the night when Mary Shelley, Lord Byron and their cohorts gathered together at Lake Geneva to tell ghost stories. The night when Frankenstein and the modern vampire were born.

Thursday at 9pm on WGBH 2



A Surprising Number Of Boston Public Schools Don't Have Functioning Libraries

73 schools out of 126 do not have a working library. That’s something Boston Public Schools says it’s trying to change.


This Old House

This Old House Hour

Steel beams are fabricated and installed on the addition. Richard works on the HVAC plan. New footings are placed for the front porch. On ASK THIS OLD HOUSE, Richard installs a more efficient water heater. Roger transforms a backyard into an apple orchard.

Thursday at 8pm on WGBH 2



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Fazil Say: Mozart: Complete Piano Sonatas

The Turkish pianist curates a unique narrative of Mozart’s complete piano sonata repertoire.

All week on 99.5 WCRB

Antiques Roadshow

The Boomer Years

Vintage treasures from the 1940s-60s, including an Elvis standee, MLK letter and Charles Schulz art.

Monday at 8pm on WGBH 2


Teaching Mindfulness In Schools

Marblehead High School teacher Violaine Gueritault says students were receptive when she introduced the mindfulness program 2 years ago to help them with deal stress and anxiety,


Poldark: Season 2, Episode 4

George maneuvers Poldark toward checkmate. The law hunts down free traders. Caroline chooses between Unwin and Dwight. Francis goes missing.

Sunday at 9pm on WGBH 2

Independent Lens

Kumu Hina

Over the course of a momentous year, Kumu Hina, a native Hawaiian mahu (transgender) teacher, inspires a tomboyish young girl to claim her place as leader of an all-male hula troupe, as she herself searches for love and a fulfilling romantic relationship with an unpredictable young Tongan man.

Sunday at 6pm on WGBH WORLD

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