John Oates
the kate

Best known as half of the pop phenomenon Hall & Oates ("Rich Girl," "Sara Smile"), John Oates performs hits and music from his new bluesy roots album, Arkansas.

Episode Duration: 57 minutes and 26 seconds

Episode Number: 306

About The Kate:

THE KATE is a new national music series with artistic cred and a bit of edge, infused with the essence of the unabashed, spirited Katharine Hepburn.

The headline-heavy first season features artists who follow the Hepburnian philosophy that "If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.

" Ann Wilson, Rickie Lee Jones, and former Saturday Night Livestar Ana Gasteyer, are all breaking new ground in their already-established careers during THE KATE performances.

These artists are iconoclasts, and their performances capture a particular feeling, an artistic vibe located just outside of the mainstream: Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Ann Wilson pushes her Heart aside and sings the blues; Rickie Lee Jones speaks openly about growing older in the music world; Gasteyer takes a turn as a sassy singer, weaving in comedic moments throughout.

The intimacy of the venue means that THE KATE performers have a risky closeness to their material--and their audience.

British song interpreter Barb Jungr and Broadway star Jarrod Spector round out the season, with the final artist to be announced soon.

Insightful interviews with the performers open each episode, taped live at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, an intimate 250-seat venue in Old Saybrook, Connecticut.

Watch The Kate - Clips, Episodes & Previews

Future Broadcast times for "The Kate": (show all)

Mon, Mar 4 4:30 P.M. Marc Cohn with Blind Boys of Alabama     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Mar 5 4:30 A.M. Marc Cohn with Blind Boys of Alabama     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Mar 11 11:00 A.M. Desmond Child     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Mar 11 4:30 P.M. Desmond Child     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Mar 12 4:30 A.M. Desmond Child     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Mar 18 11:00 A.M. Gina Chavez     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Mar 18 4:30 P.M. Gina Chavez     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Mar 19 4:30 A.M. Gina Chavez     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Mar 25 11:00 A.M. Jj Grey & Mofro     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Mar 25 4:30 P.M. Jj Grey & Mofro     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Mar 26 4:30 A.M. Jj Grey & Mofro     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Apr 2 4:30 A.M. Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Apr 9 4:30 A.M. Delbert McClinton and the Self-Made Men + Dana     NH Explore (11.2)

NHPBS Over-the-Air Broadcast

WENH-TV Ch. 11 Durham

WLED-TV Ch. 48 Littleton

WEKW-TV Ch. 18 Keene

W50DP-D Ch. 50 Hanover

W34DQ-D Ch. 34 Pittsburg

Cable and Satellite Channels

NHPBS Five Channels

NHPBS - 11.1

NH Explore - 11.2

NH World - 11.3

NH Create - 11.4

NH Kids - 11.5

Learn More

NHPBS NHPBS Passport Passport

Ask This Old House | E15 | Invasive Plants, Bidet Toilet | Ask This Old House
This Old House | E15 | Lexington Modern | Judgement Day
NOVA | When Whales Could Walk
Nature | Gorilla
Reel Midwest: Homegrown | Episode 3
History with David Rubenstein | Leslie M. Harris
Finding Your Roots | Hold the Laughter
Antiques Roadshow | Old Sturbridge Village, Hour 1
Austin City Limits | Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo
American Experience | Nazi Town, USA
Independent Lens | Beyond Utopia
All Creatures Great and Small | Episode 1
Miss Scarlet & The Duke | Episode 6: The Fugitive
American Masters | HOPPER: An American love story (ASL + Audio Description)
Next at the Kennedy Center | Cynthia Erivo & Friends: A New Year's Eve Celebration
Funny Woman | Episode 1
Mary Berry's Highland Christmas | Mary Berry's Highland Christmas
Christmas With The Tabernacle Choir | Season of Light: Christmas with The Tabernacle Choir
25 Years with Lidia: A Culinary Jubilee | 25 Years with Lidia: A Culinary Jubilee
Agatha Christie: Lucy Worsley on the Mystery Queen | Unfinished Portrait
Lookingglass Alice | Lookingglass Alice
Musher | Musher
POV | Wisdom Gone Wild
Taco Mafia | Legado
Great Performances | Making Shakespeare: The First Folio
The Earthshot Prize | The Earthshot Prize 2023
Secrets of the Dead | The Princes in the Tower
Groundbreakers | Groundbreakers
The Caverns Sessions | BILL MILLER
Native America | Language Is Life
Salute to Service: A Veterans Day Celebration | Salute to Service: A Veterans Day Celebration
To Be of Service | To Be of Service
Little Bird | Bineshi Kwe
America ReFramed | No Time to Fail