GREAT PERFORMANCES: New York City Ballet Symphony in C
On Friday, February 24 at 9:00pm, enjoy two classic ballets by George Balanchine: Georges Bizet’s sparkling Symphony in C, and the rarely seen Sonatine to the music of Maurice Ravel, captured in performance in Paris.
Journey through the prolific life of the author and activist who inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought. Features new interviews with Oprah Winfrey, Common and others. 10:00pm, Friday, February 24 on 39.1.
Celebrate Mardi Gras on 39.3 with the help of New Orleans native Kevin Belton. Chef Belton shares his family recipes and more, Saturday from 6:00am – 12 Noon with encores on Saturday from 6:00pm – 12Midnight and Sunday from 12Noon - 6:00pm.
Beginning with Africa’s ancient history as the cradle of mankind, this documentary series with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. brings to life the epic stories of both little-known and celebrated African kingdoms and cultures.