NHPBS Celebration of the Arts

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

Keith Haring

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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Weaving Nature

David Bacharach creates "The Mounds," a land art installation confronting climate change.

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Broadway's Best 2024

Broadway's Best 2024

Find your front row seat at home for four nights of acclaimed theater productions.

Ato Blankson-Wood and Lorraine Toussaint in

Ato Blankson-Wood and Lorraine Toussaint in "Hamlet"

Ato Blankson-Wood (Hamlet) and Lorraine Toussaint (Gertrude) in The Public Theater's "Haml

Solea Pfeiffer performs as Ophelia in The Public Theater's

Solea Pfeiffer performs as Ophelia in The Public Theater's "Hamlet"

Solea Pfeiffer performs Ophelia's flower monologue from Hamlet Act IV Scene 5.

Ato Blankson-Wood Performs Hamlet's

Ato Blankson-Wood Performs Hamlet's "To be, or not to be"

Ato Blankson-Wood performs "To be, or not to be" at the Delacorte Theater.


Susie Essman on

Susie Essman on "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and the unique "genius" of Larry David

Comedian Susie Essman talks about the unique traits of "Curb Your Enthusiasm."

Now Hear This

Now Hear This "The Composer is Yoo" Preview

Follow host Scott Yoo's journey to compose a piece of music for the first time.

George Gagnidze and Liudmyla Monastyrska in

George Gagnidze and Liudmyla Monastyrska in "Nabucco"

George Gagnidze and Liudmyla Monastyrska perform "Oh, di qual'onta aggravasi."

Now Hear This

Now Hear This "Virtuosos"

Explore the work of two legendary virtuosos, Niccolò Paganini and Robert Johnson.

Extended Trailer

Extended Trailer

Actor John Lithgow goes back to school to celebrate the power of arts education.

Now Hear This

Now Hear This "Rising Stars"

Visit Julliard Pre-College with Scott Yoo to play with some of tomorrow's virtuosos.

Moynihan (Extended Audio Description)

Moynihan (Extended Audio Description)

Discover the life and legacy of former U.S. Senator and diplomat Daniel Patrick Moynihan.

Now Hear This

Now Hear This "Old Friends" Preview

Explore how virtuosos become maestros, featuring Yo-Yo Ma, Lynn Chang and more.

The Incomparable Mr. Buckley (AD + ASL + OC Trailer)

The Incomparable Mr. Buckley (AD + ASL + OC Trailer)

Discover the intellectual evolution and political legacy of William F. Buckley, Jr.

The Incomparable Mr. Buckley

The Incomparable Mr. Buckley

Discover the intellectual evolution and political legacy of William F. Buckley, Jr.

Moynihan (ASL)

Moynihan (ASL)

Discover the life and legacy of former U.S. Senator and diplomat Daniel Patrick Moynihan.

Exclusive Preview: Who was William F. Buckley, Jr.?

Exclusive Preview: Who was William F. Buckley, Jr.?

Watch the first ten minutes of The Incomparable Mr. Buckley in this sneak preview.

Moynihan (EAD + ASL + OC Trailer)

Moynihan (EAD + ASL + OC Trailer)

Discover the life and legacy of former U.S. Senator and diplomat Daniel Patrick Moynihan.

Yumi Kurosawa Performs

Yumi Kurosawa Performs "Lucky Stars" on the Koto

Koto player Yumi Kurosawa performs her piece "Lucky Stars."

Scott Yoo Meets With Augusta Read Thomas About Composing

Scott Yoo Meets With Augusta Read Thomas About Composing

Scott Yoo meets with composer Augusta Read Thomas to get out of a creative rut.

Now Hear This

Now Hear This "Rising Stars" Preview

Visit Juilliard Pre-College with Scott Yoo to play with some of tomorrow's virtuosos.

Great Performances |

Great Performances |

Scott Yoo meets with a descendent of Paganini to discuss the virtuoso's life.

The Incomparable Mr. Buckley

The Incomparable Mr. Buckley

Discover the intellectual evolution and political legacy of William F. Buckley, Jr.

Behind the Scenes with Cirque du Soleil's Band

Behind the Scenes with Cirque du Soleil's Band

Go behind the scenes of Cirque du Soleil with music director Aaron Guidry.

The Friendship of Yo-Yo Ma, Richard Kogan, and Lynn Chang

The Friendship of Yo-Yo Ma, Richard Kogan, and Lynn Chang

Yo-Yo Ma, Dr. Richard Kogan and Lynn Chang discuss their 50 years of friendship.

Trailer

Trailer

Actor John Lithgow goes back to school to celebrate the power of arts education.

Moynihan

Moynihan

Discover the life and legacy of former U.S. Senator and diplomat Daniel Patrick Moynihan.

Chloe Chua & Scott Yoo Perform the Ling Ling Violin Workout

Chloe Chua & Scott Yoo Perform the Ling Ling Violin Workout

Violinist Chloe Chua takes Scott Yoo through the Ling Ling Violin Workout.

Nine-year-old Wilson Liu Performs Prokofiev's Prelude

Nine-year-old Wilson Liu Performs Prokofiev's Prelude

Nine-year-old pianist Wilson Liu performs Prokofiev's Prelude Op. 12, No. 7.

When William F. Buckley, Jr. ran for mayor of New York City

When William F. Buckley, Jr. ran for mayor of New York City

William F. Buckley, Jr. ran for mayor of New York City under the Conservative Party.

William F. Buckley, Jr.'s relationship with wife Patricia

William F. Buckley, Jr.'s relationship with wife Patricia

William F. Buckley, Jr. and his wife Patricia had a brazen, but loving relationship.

Buckley's Yale criticism fueled the conservative movement

Buckley's Yale criticism fueled the conservative movement

Yale administration feared Buckley's outspoken criticism of the university.

Self-Help Graphics Blends Art and Activism With John Lithgow

Self-Help Graphics Blends Art and Activism With John Lithgow

John Lithgow joins a Self-Help Graphics student for a screen print with a message.

John Lithgow Dances Dunham with Debbie Allen Dance Academy

John Lithgow Dances Dunham with Debbie Allen Dance Academy

The Debbie Allen Dance Academy immerses John Lithgow in new rhythms and movements.

John Lithgow Sings with LACHSA Vocal Jazz Ensemble

John Lithgow Sings with LACHSA Vocal Jazz Ensemble

Pat Bass and her vocal jazz class help John Lithgow embrace new artistic challenges.

Becoming Yamazushi

Becoming Yamazushi

A Japanese American rapper discovers how art can champion cultural liberation.

GMET: Florencia en el Amazonas Preview

GMET: Florencia en el Amazonas Preview

A diva returns to South America to perform at Manaus?and to search for her lost lover.

Explaining the

Explaining the "Moynihan Report"

In 1965, Daniel Patrick Moynihan released the controversial "Moynihan Report."

Moynihan on working with Nixon across party lines

Moynihan on working with Nixon across party lines

Against advice, Daniel Patrick Moynihan took a job as Richard Nixon's domestic advisor.

Daniel Patrick Moynihan on going

Daniel Patrick Moynihan on going "beyond the melting pot"

Daniel Patrick Moynihan's book transformed how ethnicity was viewed in America.

ACL 9th Annual Hall of Fame Honors Trisha Yearwood

ACL 9th Annual Hall of Fame Honors Trisha Yearwood

The Austin City Limits Hall of Fame honors country music superstar Trisha Yearwood.

Bonnie Raitt

Bonnie Raitt

Blues, rock & soul maestro Bonnie Raitt returns to ACL with her acclaimed Just Like That?

Great Performances at the Met: Dead Man Walking Preview

Great Performances at the Met: Dead Man Walking Preview

Experience Ivo van Hove's production of composer Jake Heggie's opera in its Met premiere.

Moynihan

Moynihan

Discover the life and legacy of former U.S. Senator and diplomat Daniel Patrick Moynihan.

George Jones: Still Playin' Possum

George Jones: Still Playin' Possum

Honor one of the most beloved stars in country music history.


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Country Music

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