Highlights: May 12 to May 18

KLRU Highlights

Great Performances At The Met Un Ballo In Maschera at 2 pm Sunday features Marcelo Allvarez, Dmitri Hvorostovsky and Sondra Radvanovsky in David Alden’s production of Verdi’s opera.

On Call The Midwife Episode #201 at 7 pm Sunday, Jenny witnesses persecution of a different kind when she looks after a black mother-to-be who is subjected to racial prejudice from neighbors.

Masterpiece presents Mr. Selfridge, Part 7 at 8 pm Sunday. F.W. Woolworth tries to undercut his old friend and competitor, Harry, who gives the discount king a run for his money.

10 Buildings That Changed America at 9 pm Sunday tells the stories of 10 American architectural marvels.

On David Suchet In The Footsteps Of St. Paul Episode #102, Suchet follows Paul’s journey to the west where the name of Jesus was not known.

Antiques Roadshow rocks out at Seattle‘s EMP Museum and discusses Jimi Hendrix’ trend-setting fashion style at 7 pm Monday

Antiques Roadshow returns to Houston, Texas with Vintage Houston at 8 pm Monday.

Independent Lens  The Invisible War at 9 pm Monday investigates one of America’s most shameful and best kept secrets: the epidemic of rape within the U.S. military.

American Experience tells the story of Annie Oakley, a five-foot-tall sharpshooter who pulled herself out of the depths of poverty to become known as a symbol of the Wild West.

Constitution USA With Peter Sagal presents It’s A Free Country at 8 pm Tuesday. Sagal explores the history of the Bill of Rights and addresses several stories involving freedom of speech, freedom of religion and right to privacy.

Frontline presents Never Forget to Lie at 9 pm Tuesday. In his latest film, Marian Marzynski returns to the Warsaw ghetto of his childhood and tells the story of how he as a Jewish boy escaped the Holocaust.

On Story presents A Conversation With Chris Carter, Creator Of The X-Files at 10 pm Tuesday. Carter reveals the secret behind the creation and success of The X-Files and how he stirred audiences using the power of mythology.

On Arts In Context presents Judge’s Choice at 10:30 Tuesday, creativity triumphs all for a group of artists who unapologetically reflect reality in their work.

NOVA presents Decoding Neanderthals at 8 on Wednesday. Shared DNA reveals a deep connection with our long-vanished human cousins.

Secrets of the Dead presents Cavemen Cold Case at 9 pm Wednesday. Discover a tomb of 49,000 year-old Neanderthal bones and investigate how this find can help explain Neanderthal extinction?

Overheard with Evan Smith presents TV Writer and Producer Larry Wilmore at 7 pm Thursday. Wilmore is “Senior Black Correspondent” for The Daily Show, and a television writer and producer.

Arts In Context presents Hold My Hand at 7:30 pm Thursday. Sharon Marroquin, an Award-winning dancer whose life drastically changed when she was diagnosed with cancer, uses her art as an expression of her personal struggle.

Capital Of Innovation Austin’s Top Female Entrepreneurs at 8 pm Thursday introduces viewers to some of Austin’s most intriguing female entrepreneurs.

The Daytripper heads to one of Texas’s largest cities, San Antonio, to explore its amazing missions and forts not called “The Alamo” at 8:30 Thursday.

Civic Summit Austin After 10-1 at 9 pm Thursday takes an in-depth look at how the change to Austin City Council’s governing structure will impact voters.

Sam Cooke – Legend at 9 pm Friday examines the visionary singer, songwriter, producer and his extraordinary career and personal life.

Central Texas Gardener presents Creative Houseplant Design at noon & 4 pm Saturday. Bring the garden indoors with clever ideas for interior design.

Victory Garden presents Edible Gardens at 4:30 Saturday. Paul Epsom shares tips from New York’s finest – the edible gardens at the New York Botanical Garden.

On History Detectives at 5 pm Saturday, discover the role behind a scorecard, a game play, a name weaved on a basket, and a crime radio drama with Jackie Robinson All- Stars, Modoc Basket, Special Agent Five.

Austin City Limits present alternative rock superstars Arcade Fire at 7 pm Saturday.

On Secrets Of Highclere Castle at 9 pm Saturday, take a behind the scenes look of one of the England’s most spectacular country houses that is famous for being the backdrop to the world’s most successful costume drama.