The Latest Articles from PBS Wisconsin

Wed, Jul 28, 2021

What’s New on PBS Wisconsin in August?

This month on PBS Wisconsin, celebrate the iconic Broadway musical Wicked, travel Europe’s beloved locales with America’s favorite tour guide, follow...

Wed, Jul 21, 2021

Celebrate the Summer Olympics with PBS Wisconsin

The Olympic Games in Tokyo are just around the corner (July 23 – Aug. 8), and PBS Wisconsin is celebrating...

Tue, Jul 20, 2021

Q&A: George Howe, Producer of ‘Decoding the Driftless,’ Airing Aug. 16 on PBS Wisconsin

The award-winning team behind the 2013 film Mysteries of the Driftless has again teamed up to crack the geological, biological and...

Tue, Jul 20, 2021

‘Director’s Cut’ Ends the Season with Horror Film ‘The Field’ July 23

In the mood for some summertime horror? If so, please join me for a special encore performance of last fall’s...

Mon, Jul 19, 2021

Q&A: Rick Steves Talks New Travel Special, ‘Europe Awaits,’ Premiering Aug. 19

Travel-lovers have spent the last year or so dreaming of where they’ll visit post-COVID-19. In a brand-new special, Rick Steves’...

Tue, Jul 13, 2021

‘All the Queen’s Horses’ Follows America’s Largest Municipal Fraud Case July 16

Okay, film fans – this week on Director’s Cut, we answer the question Wisconsinites have been asking forever: “Is it...

Tue, Jul 13, 2021

Wisconsin Educators Help Design ‘Shipwrecks!’ Game

This winter, more than a dozen Wisconsin elementary school educators will see their hard work come to fruition in the...

Wed, Jul 7, 2021

Guide to PBS Wisconsin Channels

PBS Wisconsin-1, PBS Wisconsin-2, PBS Wisconsin-3 and PBS Wisconsin-4. You may have seen these names before, but what are they?...

Wed, Jul 7, 2021

PBS Short Film Fest Celebrates Independent Filmmakers July 12-23

PBS is excited to announce its Webby Award-nominated PBS Short Film Festival will return for a 10th year from July...

Tue, Jul 6, 2021

‘Rendezvous in Chicago’ Shares Three Tales on Love’s Beginning, Middle and End on July 9

Love is in the air Friday, July 9 on Director’s Cut! Well, in a manner of speaking. Joining us in...

Sun, Jul 4, 2021

‘The Latino Experience’ Short Film Series Premieres July 6

The Latino Experience, a new, three-part short film series exploring the identity and culture of Latinx communities in America and...

Tue, Jun 29, 2021

‘The View from Tall’ Explores Teenage Angst after Teacher Tryst

Hello, indie film fans! We are now in season 13 of Director’s Cut on PBS Wisconsin. We have another excellent...

Tue, Jun 22, 2021

‘Ginger’ Gives a Sad Yet Humorous Glimpse into Battle with Breast Cancer

Is it possible to laugh at cancer? Find out by tuning in to PBS Wisconsin at 10 p.m. this Friday,...

Tue, Jun 22, 2021

Sneak a Peek at July’s New Series on PBS Wisconsin

Unexpected treasures, crime scene investigators and a behind-the-lens look at music’s most memorable images – it’s all part of the...

Wed, Jun 16, 2021

Art Deco, Panel Quilt Contest Entries Due June 30

The Great Wisconsin Quilt Show – happening virtually Sept. 9-11, 2021 – is accepting entries for the 100 Years of...

Tue, Jun 15, 2021

‘Joe Frank: Somewhere Out There’ Explores Life of Radio Legend June 18

Hello film fans! Do you know who Joe Frank is? You really should. Season 13 of Director’s Cut is in...

Tue, Jun 8, 2021

PBS Wisconsin Recognizes Dads’ Many Attributes

“What do sprinters eat before a race? Nothing, they fast.” “Why do cows wear bells? Because their horns don’t work.”...

Mon, Jun 7, 2021

New Season of ‘Director’s Cut’ Begins June 11 with ‘Olympia’

Director’s Cut premieres its 13th season this Friday night at 10 p.m. on PBS Wisconsin, and the feature film Olympia...

Fri, Jun 4, 2021

Celebrate African American Music Appreciation Month

Every June since 1979, the United States has celebrated African American Music Appreciation Month to honor the contributions of African...

Wed, Jun 2, 2021

Let’s Grow Stuff: What’s the Dirt on Soil

What’s the Dirt on Soil?  Confession: I love a good plant and garden pun, perhaps a little too much (if...