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12:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Oops!

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Surprise! Kemp describes a life-changing moment at a stop sign; Justin discovers the triumph and agony of a one-wheel ride; and Jannelle must confess that magic is not always real. Three storytellers, three interpretations of OOPS, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

12:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: Suitcase Stories (Part 1)

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Coming to America. U-Meleni from Zimbabwe “sows seeds” of renewal in the United States; Grace shares how a green station wagon helped her family become Americans; and Kevin challenges his assumptions about others. Three storytellers, three interpretations of SUITCASE STORIES, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

1:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Hell Or High Water

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Stories of survival and determination. Ana describes her last night at home before leaving Cuba forever; Jackson’s son catches his first fish by any means necessary; and Julie’s international love affair gets tested during "cabin fever." Three storytellers, three interpretations of HELL OR HIGH WATER, hosted by Wes Hazard.

1:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: Deadly Sins

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Most often, we do the right thing. But sometimes, our switch gets flipped and we lose control. Kevin goes postal in the post office; Ashley's patience is tested by FEMA after a flood in her community; and Khuyen has his life stolen by a life-tracking app. Three storytellers, three interpretations of DEADLY SINS, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

2:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Loves Me, Loves Me Not

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Is there anything more fickle than the human heart in love? Joe’s marriage proposal turns to be more unexpected than planned; Lauren’s broken heart is held together by one hundred women; and Aaron faces his fear of adventure to embrace his wife’s spirit. Three storytellers, three interpretations of LOVES ME, LOVES ME NOT, hosted by Wes Hazard.

2:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: Welcome to the Neighborhood

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Neighborhoods are forever in flux: Paloma searches for identity in a Dominican neighborhood; Mark becomes unwelcomed in his community; and Norah discovers great neighbors who teach life lessons. Three storytellers, three interpretations of WELCOME TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD, hosted by Wes Hazard.

3:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Sugar & Spice

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Food is so central to life that we almost take it for granted. But it also shapes us in ways beyond the gastronomic. Gastor goes above and beyond to satisfy his wife’s sweet cravings; Claire travels the world to hunt exotic spices and heal her broken heart; and Juan conjures a memorable meal...despite challenges. Three storytellers, three interpretations of SUGAR & SPICE, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

3:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: In The Dog House

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Paying tribute to our canine companions. Robin puts it all on the line for her dream job: a gig on the Oscar Mayer® Weinermobile; the love of two dogs enriches Lina’s life after she is left blind; and Ron comes to understand a tragedy through the loss of his dog. Three storytellers, three interpretations of IN THE DOG HOUSE, hosted by Mike Tow.

4:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Rocky Tops Remembers

Stories from the Stage: Rocky Tops Remembers

4:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: Tickets, Please!

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Tickets mean opportunity, but for what? Dan describes being smuggled out as an infant from Mexico; Courtney finds freedom during a trip to Cuba; and a sociology professor confronts his biases on a flight after 9/11. Three storytellers, three interpretations of TICKETS, PLEASE!, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

5:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Uh-Oh

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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“It seemed like a good idea at the time...” Paul fears for his job at Polaroid after posting a saucy FAQ; Ken and his three friends discover that staging a public fight can have hair-raising consequences; and Bruce reveals the thrills - and the ultimate downside - of a teenage shoplifting spree. Three storytellers, three interpretations of UH OH, hosted by Mike Tow.

5:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: Holidays: The Good, The Bad

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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If there is any truth about holidays, it’s that they are a mixed bag of good and bad. Melanée tests her adulthood with the Thanksgiving turkey; John shows that when it comes to being Santa, it’s all about the grownups; and Andrea proves that lighting a menorah may be trickier than you think. Three storytellers, three interpretations of HOLIDAYS: THE GOOD, THE BAD, hosted by Wes Hazard.

6:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Curveball

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Sometimes when we least expect it, life throws us a big, fat curveball. What happens next can change our lives. Andrew becomes a hero in the unlikeliest of places; Emily discovers her inner rebel and breaks one of her mom’s sacred rules; and after a major loss, Kerrita finds solace in a bowl of collard greens. Three storytellers, three interpretations of CURVEBALL, hosted by Wes Hazard.

6:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: School Days: Teacher Tales

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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For teachers and students alike, school is a place to struggle mightily. Ben works to transform swooning preschool girls into dragon-slaying warrior princesses; Donna finishes the school year with Sister-ly help; and Crystal climbs the ladder of higher education, aided by secret admirers. Three storytellers, three interpretations of SCHOOL DAYS, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

7:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Tennessee Backroads

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Life in the country is simple, yet also complicated. Cindy learn important life lessons watching Mr. Rogers; Jim writes a sign to find a wife...and is surprised(!); and Ruth and her intellectually disabled daughter challenge the norms and their neighbors’ ideas of unconditional love and inclusion. Three storytellers, three interpretations of TENNESSEE BACKROADS, hosted by Demetria Kalodimos.

7:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: Breakthrough

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Unexpected moments can lead to a “breakthrough.” A simple truth guides Jen to a new career; after being diagnosed with HIV, Bruce finds new hope and a constant reminder that he is still alive; and a new generation of young women scientists inspire Abel to make the field more inclusive. Three storytellers, three interpretations of BREAKTHROUGH, hosted by Wes Hazard.

8:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: New Beginnings

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Sometimes we choose our new beginnings, but perhaps more often we are thrust into them. Mercia rescues an unfulfilled dream; Thomas learns that an obstacle in his past becomes the path way to his future; and Greg discovers the power of his mom’s ham. Three storytellers, three interpretations of NEW BEGINNINGS, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

8:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: Chance

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Chance could mean possibilities, risk or opportunity: Rodrigue seeks asylum from the Congo, Korean-American Eson is held at gunpoint in her family’s store and Christine donates a kidney to a stranger. Three storytellers, three interpretations of CHANCE, hosted by Wes Hazard.

9:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Suitcase Stories (Part 2)

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Immigrant stories of yesterday and today. Landscape architect Nano flees Syria to pursue her musical dream; Szifra discovers the hidden meaning of her name; and Abhishek becomes a meat-eating American. Three storytellers, three interpretations of SUITCASE STORIES, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

9:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: Make It Or Break It

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Personal challenges come in all shapes and sizes. Michele turns lemons into lemonade when she gets busted moonlighting during an internship; Matthew spins a nightmare date into a life lesson and lasting friendships; and Mikelina Googles her way to combining two worlds that seem impossible to mesh. Three storytellers, three interpretations of MAKE IT OR BREAK IT, hosted by Wes Hazard.

10:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Love Calls

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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An unlikely pair meets for an even less likely reason, and against all odds, a relationship blooms. Micaela’s long search for beauty ends in a surprising revelation; Max learns to interpret the secret language of love; and Amanda discovers that a broken romance can be healed by a chance meeting. Three storytellers, three interpretations of LOVE CALLS, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

10:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: Take A Stand

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Sometimes, you have to stick up for yourself, or somebody else...even when that little voice tells you it’s safer to keep quiet. Rev. Mariama gets down and dirty for a cause; Myles stops ignoring his stutter; and Tereza speaks up about her undocumented status. Three storytellers, three interpretations of TAKE A STAND, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

11:00 AM

Stories from the Stage: Road Trip

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Road Trip! On the highway where anything can happen, take a ride on a journey that changed everything. Melissa tells us about the night she opened for Bob Dylan; Suzanne drives home with a feisty ram; and Akshobh discovers hospitality and humanity in the wilderness. Three storytellers, three interpretations of ROAD TRIP, hosted by Wes Hazard.

11:30 AM

Stories from the Stage: Mealtime

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Food lives at the place where connection, community - and sometimes courage - meet. Amanda gets a glimpse of what her classmates eat on their birthdays and makes sure she gets a bite; Mark earns his wings as an apple pie baker; and Kwasi learns to make his childhood favorite food and connects to his Ghanaian culture. Three storytellers, three interpretations of MEALTIME, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

12:00 PM

Stories from the Stage: Eureka!

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Eureka! Sometimes that moment of personal discovery comes when you least expect it. Heather came to a revelation while she dangled 40 feet above the Sydney Zoo; Gregg discovered how tears could make him a better doctor; and Yari’s dream of space flight might just take her to Mars. Three storytellers, three interpretations of EUREKA!, hosted by Wes Hazard.

12:30 PM

Stories from the Stage: School Days: Student Tales

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Remember school? It’s where kids learn and where knowledge sometimes comes only after pain. Cecilia battles a learning disability that leaves everyone and Cecilia herself baffled; Anna reluctantly welcomes a newcomer who struggles socially; and Furquann finds that violent solutions have a down side. Three storytellers, three interpretations of SCHOOL DAYS, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

1:00 PM

Stories from the Stage: Last Dance

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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A last dance may be at the end or beginning of something big: Sandi narrowly misses getting cast for Broadway’s A Chorus Line; Mark reluctantly returns home to Kentucky for an extraordinary reunion; and Jean dances his way out of a death sentence in Haiti. Three storytellers, three interpretations of LAST DANCE, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

1:30 PM

Stories from the Stage: Holidays: Cheers, Tears and Fears

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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A lot of emotions goes into making a holiday a holiday. Joe tries to break a nightmare-before-Christmas bad luck streak; Jamie connects with his polar opposite older brother through an amazing, unexpected gift; and Cora learns a lesson about courage through an unlikely teacher: golden sneakers. Three storytellers, three interpretations of HOLIDAYS: CHEERS, TEARS AND FEARS, hosted by Wes Hazard.

2:00 PM

Stories from the Stage: Stand Up

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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There are those moments when you have to stand up and speak out, changing everything. Andy takes his political activism door-to-door; Katie discovers how compassion can cross the language barrier; and Yvette battles exclusion by redefining her Blackness. Three storytellers, three interpretations of STAND UP, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

2:30 PM

Stories from the Stage: Rain Or Shine

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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When rain falls, you have to grab an umbrella...just do your best. On a journey to Ellis Island, Roxanna experiences love & hate, companionship & growth; during a holiday in Germany, Kristen drives through a rainstorm to find an unexpected gift; and Don’s commute takes a frightening turn when he spies a tornado. Three storytellers, three interpretations of RAIN OR SHINE, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

3:00 PM

Stories from the Stage: Lost & Found Part 2

Stories from the Stage: Lost & Found Part 2

3:30 PM

Stories from the Stage: Wanderlust

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
Closed Captions Unavailable

It’s nearly universal - to explore the world and in doing so, learning something about yourself along the way. Julian finds the meaning of home on a road trip to Ohio; Jeffrey delivers a perfect show to a deserted bar in Des Moines, Iowa; and Renata goes ghost hunting in Kentucky and discovers we all have a zany side. Three storytellers, three interpretations of WANDERLUST, hosted by Wes Hazard.

4:00 PM

Stories from the Stage: Can't Pick Your Family

Stories from the Stage: Can't Pick Your Family

4:30 PM

Stories from the Stage: Fresh Start

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
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Life is full of opportunities to begin again. Claritza prepares for her first job in the U.S. by reading the phone book; in Afghanistan, Mahboba journeys to her classroom against all odds; and Dillan discovers that sometimes we need to face our past before moving forward. Three storytellers, three interpretations of FRESH START, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

5:00 PM

Stories from the Stage: For The Win

Stories from the Stage: For The Win

5:30 PM

Stories from the Stage: Food for Thought

Episode
Stories from the Stage
Length: 26 Minutes
Closed Captions Unavailable

Day by day, meal by meal, food becomes a part of who we are. Jo’s mother astonishes her family by baking a pie for dinner; Gauri rises above a low point to discover new opportunities through baking; and after the death of his father, David goes to Afghanistan where a Pop-Tart takes on a whole new meaning. Three storytellers, three interpretations of FOOD FOR THOUGHT, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

6:00 PM

Stories from the Stage: You Only Live Once

Stories from the Stage: You Only Live Once

6:30 PM

Stories from the Stage: All Dressed Up

Stories from the Stage: All Dressed Up

7:00 PM

Variety Studio: Actors On Actors:

Variety Studio: Actors On Actors:

7:30 PM

Variety Studio: Actors On Actors:

Variety Studio: Actors On Actors:

8:00 PM

Nile: Rivers of Life: The Nile

Nile: Rivers of Life: The Nile

9:00 PM

Mike Nichols: American Masters:

Mike Nichols: American Masters:

10:00 PM

Considering Matthew Shepard:

Considering Matthew Shepard:

11:00 PM

Independent Lens: Real Boy

Episode
Independent Lens
Real Boy
Length: 56 Minutes
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Real Boy is the coming-of-age story of Bennett, a trans teenager with dreams of musical stardom. During the first two years of his gender transition, as Bennett works to repair a strained relationship with his family, he is taken under the wing of his friend and musical hero, celebrated trans folk singer Joe Stevens.