Highlights: December 2-8

KLRU Highlights

Performers from the mid- to late-60s singi  their biggest hits in archival footage from the classic TV show on Ed Sullivan’s Top Performers 1966-1969 at 6 pm Sunday.

Downton Abbey Revisited at 8 pm Sunday, 8:30 pm Thursday and 8:30 pm Saturday savors great moments from the series’ first two seasons, along with cast interviews, rare behind-the-scenes footage and a sneak peek at what’s in store for the Crawleys as they enter the Roaring Twenties.

Legendary rocker Rod Stewart’s first solo holiday special features classic songs including duets with Michael Buble, Cee-Lo Green, Mary J. Blige and Ella Fitzgerald on Great Performances at 9:30 pm Sunday, 8:30 pm Thursday.

Les Miserables 25th Anniversary Concert at the O2 at 7 pm Monday recaps the 25th birthday concert of the legendary musical with a company of over 300 actors and musicians at the O2 Arena in London.

My Music opens the archives to present many never-before broadcast doo wop classics artist and songs from the vocal group era in Doo Wop Discoveries at 7 pm Tuesday.

From England to Norway, Burgundy to Bavaria, and Rome to the top of the Swiss Alps, Rick Steves and his gang bring home a vivid and intimate look at how seven diverse cultures celebrate Christmas in Rick Steves’ European Christmas at 9 pm Tuesday.

Nature at 7 pm Wednesday looks firsthand at the most unlikely cross-species relationships imaginable, and through caregivers, biologists and animal behaviorists, explore what they suggest about the nature of animal emotions in “Animal Odd Couples.”

Tenors: Lead With Your Heart at 8:30 pm Wednesday and 7 pm Saturday presents an all-new set list from the internationally recognized group stretching the boundaries of classical crossover by combining classic songs, modern tunes and Spanish and French world music.

Super Brain with Dr. Rudy Tanzi at 10 pm Wednesday and 7 pm and 10 pm Thursday explores new discoveries in neuroscience.

Peter, Paul and Mary: Carry It On: A Musical Legacy at 9 pm Friday explores the four decade long career of Peter Yarrow, Noel Paul Stookey and Mary Travers.