Watch on WYES
The half-hour program examines the issues facing our area — from politics and politicians, to education, business, the environment, local events and history. Marcia Kavanaugh hosts.
Friday, December 6, 2013 7:00 pm
Host Peggy Scott Laborde hosts WYES’ weekly arts and entertainment program! Repeats at 11pm. This week’s guests are Steven Forster, Alan Smason, Poppy Tooker and Vince Vance performs!!
Friday, December 6, 2013 7:30 pm
RETURN TO DOWNTON ABBEY
Savor fond memories from the past three seasons of “Downton Abbey” and get a tantalizing taste of the upcoming fourth season. Academy Award-winning actress Susan Sarandon hosts. Season 4 premieres Sunday, January 5 at 8pm.
Friday, December 6, 2013 9:00 pm
RICK STEVES’ EUROPEAN CHRISTMAS
From England to Wales, France, Norway, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy, you’ll see the bright Christmas markets, hear local choirs, share holiday traditions with families…and even play in the snow.
Saturday, December 7, 2013 8:00 am
GREAT PERFORMANCES “Barbra Streisand: Back to Brooklyn”
Join legendary superstar Barbra Streisand in her first Brooklyn concert since her childhood years. She is joined by special guests Il Volo and Chris Botti.
Saturday, December 7, 2013 4:00 pm
Relive the ’70s musical landmark through the people that experienced it firsthand. Enjoy interviews with founder Bill Johnston, chef Susan Spicer, photographer Sidney Smith and the Allman Brothers’ Roadie Red Dog – just to name a few!
Saturday, December 7, 2013 9:00 pm
3 STEPS TO INCREDIBLE HEALTH!
Over 65% of Americans are overweight or obese. Dr. Fuhrman’s health plan is not about will power, but offers knowledge for shedding weight quickly with a healthy plan.
Sunday, December 8, 2013 12:00 pm
GREAT PERFORMANCES “Pavarotti: A Voice for the Ages”
The program celebrates the 50th anniversary of the launch of Pavarotti’s meteoric international career
Sunday, December 8, 2013 2:00 pm
Tonight, watch back-to-back episodes (1 and 2 of Season 3) of “Downton Abbey.” We know it will get you excited about Season 4′s premiere on Sunday, January 5 at 8pm.
Sunday, December 8, 2013 8:00 pm
Local Projects and Initiatives
The number of judges in Orleans Parish and the cost to taxpayers is the focus of a recent report released by the Bureau of Governmental Research. Following the rebroadcast of RESHAPING A GREATER NEW ORLEANS: CRIMINAL JUSTICE on Thurs., Sept 26 at 7pm, join BGR President Janet Howard for a web chat about judgeships and courts in New Orleans. Send questions and comment to email@example.com.
Can Louisiana’s coast be saved? Learn more about what will be done to stop the loss of our wetlands and barrier islands in RESHAPING A GREATER NEW ORLEANS: REBUILDING OUR COAST.
Every year, more than 1.3 million students drop out of high school ―7,000 students a day. WYES is part of American Graduate, a public media initiative made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. This public media initiative helps local communities across America find solutions to address the dropout crisis.