NHPBS Celebration of the Arts

“Art should be something that liberates your soul, provokes the imagination and encourages people to go further.” 

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New Hampshire PBS is celebrating local artists of all kinds – dancers, musicians, painters, writers and photographers – artists from all disciplines. We welcome you to explore and experience the art and creativity from these Northern New England artisans.

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Discover the secrets behind Edward Hopper’s most iconic and enigmatic works.

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ACL Presents 22nd Annual Americana Honors

ACL Presents 22nd Annual Americana Honors

Austin City Limits presents highlights from Nashville’s 22nd Annual Americana Honors.

Making Shakespeare: The First Folio

Making Shakespeare: The First Folio

Celebrate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s First Folio.

King Charles III Examines the First Folio of King Charles I

King Charles III Examines the First Folio of King Charles I

King Charles III examines the First Folio of King Charles I.

Great Performances at the Met: Die Zauberflöte Preview

Great Performances at the Met: Die Zauberflöte Preview

Experience director Simon McBurney’s Met debut of Mozart’s opera.


Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit

Celebrated singer-songwriter Jason Isbell and his band the 400 Unit hit the ACL stage.

Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters

Rock icons Foo Fighters return to rock ACL in an epic hour.

Erin Morley Performs from Mozart's

Erin Morley Performs from Mozart's "The Magic Flute"

Erin Morley, Thomas Oliemans, and Brenton Ryan sing an excerpt from "Die Zauberflöte"

Neil Young on David Geffen's success as a media mogul

Neil Young on David Geffen's success as a media mogul

Neil Young speaks about David Geffen's role as a performer in the art of the deal.

How Rita Moreno auditioned and rehearsed for West Side Story

How Rita Moreno auditioned and rehearsed for West Side Story

Rita Moreno reflects on the 1961 production of "West Side Story."

Message In A Bottle

Message In A Bottle

Experience Kate Prince’s dance and theater show set to the songs of Sting.

How Billy Crystal learned to imitate Sammy Davis, Jr.

How Billy Crystal learned to imitate Sammy Davis, Jr.

Billy Crystal speaks on his admiration for and working relationship with Sammy Davis, Jr.

Making Shakespeare: The First Folio Preview

Making Shakespeare: The First Folio Preview

Celebrate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s First Folio.

Jorge Drexler

Jorge Drexler

Award-winning Latin music star Jorge Drexler showcases his album Tinta y Tiempo.

Margo Price / Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway

Margo Price / Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway

Country iconoclast Margo Price and bluegrass stars Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway perform.

Brian Cox and Nicole Ansari Examine a First Folio

Brian Cox and Nicole Ansari Examine a First Folio

Brian Cox and Nicole Ansari examine one of Shakespeare's First Folios.

The Stolen First Folio

The Stolen First Folio

In 1998 in Durham, England, a First Folio vanishes without a trace.

New York City Ballet in Madrid

New York City Ballet in Madrid

New York City Ballet presents an evening of works by George Balanchine and Justin Peck.

Lil Yachty / Sudan Archives

Lil Yachty / Sudan Archives

Acclaimed singer/rapper Lil Yachty and singer/violinist Sudan Archives perform.

Sting on

Sting on "Message In A Bottle"

Sting discusses the core messages behind the dance program "Message in a Bottle."

Great Performances at the Met: Champion Preview

Great Performances at the Met: Champion Preview

An opera based on the true story of boxer Emile Griffith.

Jenny Lewis / MUNA

Jenny Lewis / MUNA

Singer/songwriter Jenny Lewis returns to ACL, while pop trio MUNA makes their debut.

Message In A Bottle Preview

Message In A Bottle Preview

Experience Kate Prince's dance and theater show set to the songs of Sting.

ZooNation Dance Performance to Sting's

ZooNation Dance Performance to Sting's "Message In A Bottle"

In this dance show, three siblings call on fellow refugees to protest their situation.

Kate Prince's ZooNation Performs to Fields of Gold by Sting

Kate Prince's ZooNation Performs to Fields of Gold by Sting

A family celebrates the marriage of their brother, set to the music of Sting.

Rare footage of Max Roach and Abbey Lincoln's collaboration

Rare footage of Max Roach and Abbey Lincoln's collaboration

Take a peek inside Max Roach and Abbey Lincoln's musical process in this exclusive.

Rodrigo y Gabriela featuring the Austin Symphony Orchestra

Rodrigo y Gabriela featuring the Austin Symphony Orchestra

Guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela are accompanied by the Austin Symphony Orchestra.

Max Roach: The Drum Also Waltzes

Max Roach: The Drum Also Waltzes

Experience the groundbreaking sounds of bebop pioneer and virtuoso composer Max Roach.

Austin City Limits Season 49 Premieres this October on PBS

Austin City Limits Season 49 Premieres this October on PBS

Brand new Austin City Limits episodes are coming to PBS this October.

José Clemente Orozco: Hombre de Fuego (En Español)

José Clemente Orozco: Hombre de Fuego (En Español)

El artista José Clemente Orozco (1883-1945) encabezó el movimiento muralista en México.

La historia de “Hidalgo y la Independencia Nacional”

La historia de “Hidalgo y la Independencia Nacional”

Orozco pintó uno de los murales públicos más icónicos de México.

Las pinturas de Orozco fueron destruidas en los EE. UU.

Las pinturas de Orozco fueron destruidas en los EE. UU.

Las pinturas de Orozco fueron destruidas por agentes de aduana en los EE. UU.

La chispa que encendió el interés de Orozco por hacer arte

La chispa que encendió el interés de Orozco por hacer arte

Orozco quedó cautivado por el trabajo del artista mexicano José Guadalupe Posada.

José Clemente Orozco: Man of Fire

José Clemente Orozco: Man of Fire

Mexican muralist José Clemente Orozco led a life filled with drama, adversity & triumph.

José Clemente Orozco: Hombre de Fuego (En Español)

José Clemente Orozco: Hombre de Fuego (En Español)

El artista José Clemente Orozco (1883-1945) encabezó el movimiento muralista en México.

A Song for Cesar

A Song for Cesar

Trace the life and legacy of labor activist Cesar Chavez through music and the arts.

"Seventeen Blows" from The Met Opera's "Champion"

The cast of "Champion" perform an excerpt of "Seventeen Blows."

José Clemente Orozco: Man of Fire

José Clemente Orozco: Man of Fire

Mexican muralist José Clemente Orozco led a life filled with drama, adversity & triumph.

The spark that ignited Orozco's interest in art making

The spark that ignited Orozco's interest in art making

A young José Clemente Orozco was influenced by artist José Guadalupe Posada.

Orozco's paintings were destroyed by U.S. customs agents

Orozco's paintings were destroyed by U.S. customs agents

José Clemente Orozco left Mexico to seek artistic freedom in the United States.

The history behind one of Orozco's most iconic paintings

The history behind one of Orozco's most iconic paintings

“Hidalgo and National Independence" showcases Orozco's artistic intensity.

How Max Roach created the experimental sound of M'Boom

How Max Roach created the experimental sound of M'Boom

Max Roach founded M'Boom, a jazz group made up of experimental percussionists.

Documenting the legacy of drummer Max Roach

Documenting the legacy of drummer Max Roach

Director Sam Pollard was captivated by the life story of drummer and activist Max Roach.

How Max Roach fused jazz and hip hop

How Max Roach fused jazz and hip hop

Max Roach was excited by the premise and promise of rap when it first hit the music scene.

New York City Ballet in Madrid Preview

New York City Ballet in Madrid Preview

New York City Ballet presents an evening of works by George Balanchine and Justin Peck.

Floyd Abrams: Speaking Freely

Floyd Abrams: Speaking Freely

Follow the 50-year career of First Amendment lawyer and legal expert Floyd Abrams.

Dan Abrams on defending his father's work on Citizens United

Dan Abrams on defending his father's work on Citizens United

Dan Abrams discusses how he admires his father for working on cases he may not agree with.

"Square Dance" by George Balanchine

The company of New York City Ballet perform "Square Dance."

"The Times Are Racing" by Justin Peck

The company of New York City Ballet perform "The Times Are Racing."


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