Q&A: Stanley Nelson, director of Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool on American Masters

January 30, 2020

Miles Davis: Horn player, bandleader, innovator. Elegant, intellectual, vain. Callous, conflicted, controversial. Magnificent, mercurial. Genius. The very embodiment of cool….

Q&A: Deborah Blum, The Poison Squad on American Experience

January 27, 2020

In the newest episode of American Experience, Deborah Blum‘s acclaimed book The Poison Squad comes to life. Tune in 8…

Q&A: Luke Zahm, new host of Wisconsin Foodie

January 14, 2020

For Luke Zahm, landing the gig as Wisconsin Foodie’s new host has been a “dream job.” The new season of…

Q&A: Michael Perry, Where I Come From

November 26, 2019

Author, musician and humorist Michael Perry always has something growing. In March, PBS Wisconsin premiered How Ya Doin’, a retrospective…

Q&A: Patty Loew, The Warrior Tradition

October 23, 2019

In 2007, former Wisconsin Public Television host and producer Patty Loew, a member of the Bad River Band of Lake…

What We Watch: Ryan Ward

October 22, 2019

The multitalented Ryan Ward is a multimedia producer in WPT’s Local Series unit. See some of his great work on…

What We Watch: Sigrid Peterson

August 25, 2019

Sigrid Peterson, online content editor for Wisconsin Public Television, manages much of the content that livens up WPT’s web presence….

Friends of WPT Board: Meet Masood Akhtar

July 18, 2019

Elected to the Board of the Friends of Wisconsin Public Television just a few months ago, Masood Akhtar, of Middleton,…