Highlights January 12 – January 18

KLRU Highlights

Live from Lincoln Center presents Richard Tucker At 100: An Opera Celebration Sunday at 1:30 pm. The 2013 Gala celebratesthe centennial of Tucker’s birth with performances of arias and ensembles featuring many of the world’s greatest voices.

Masterpiece presents Downton Abbey Season 4, Part 1 Sunday at 6 pm.  Change is in the air as three generations of the Crawley family have conflicting interests in the estate.

Tune in for Masterpiece‘s  Downton Abbey Season 4, Part 2 Sunday at 8 pm. This season, the aristocrats cope with last season’s shocking finale.

Unlocking Sherlock Sunday at 9 pm goes behind-the-scenes look into the world of Sherlock Holmes and the making of the latest series.

Masterpiece Mystery! presents Sherlock, Series II – The Reichenbach Fall Sunday at 10 pm. In what may be the climatic case of his career, Sherlock faces Moriarty’s diabolical plot to “get Sherlock,” which begins innocently enough when the criminal mastermind breaks into the Crown Jewels.

1964: American Experience premieres Tuesday at 7 pm. Based on The Last Innocent Year: America in 1964, by award-winning journalist Jon Margolis, this film follows some of the most prominent figures of the time.

Frontline presents Secret State Of North Korea Tuesday at 9 pm. Frontline explores life under Kim Jong-Un and investigate the enigmatic “Morning Star King” as he tries to hold onto power.

April explores Curry, the originals as well as England’s versions of this historic cuisine in The Mind of a Chef, Tuesday at 10 pm.

On Story presents A Conversation With Brian Helgeland Tuesday at 10:30 pm. Helgeland shares his experience as a screenwriter, director, and producer.

Nature presents The Private Life Of Deer Wednesday at 7 pm and reveals the hidden world of white-tailed deer in a whole new light.

NOVA Wednesday at 8 pm reveals the untold story of the biggest flying machines ever made: Germany’s war zeppelins in Zeppelin Terror Attack.

Chasing Shackleton presents Episode #102 Wednesday at 9 pm. Battered b storms and blind by thick fog, world record speed sailor and renowned racing skipper paul Larsen attempts to navigate the notorious Southern Ocean using only a sextant and compass.

Overheard with Evan Smith speaks to Dr. Neil Degrasse Tyson Thursday at 7 pm.

Arts In Context presents PowerUp Thursday at 7:30 pm focusing on  choreographer Allison Orr. Orr has been shadowing technicians, linemen and machines at a power company and they are now ready to perform Orr’s choreography in front of thousands of people.

One Square Mile: Texas presents El Paso Thursday at 8 pm. The Segundo Barrio square mile near downtown El Paso is the birthplace of El Paso culture. Located on the border with Ciudad Juarez, this square mile is an example of the interdependency of two neighboring cities.

The Daytripper heads to Houston, Texas Thursday at 8:30 pm. Chet feasts on Dim Sum in Houston’s Chinatown and visits the Museum District.

We Served Too: The Story Of The Women’s Airforce Service Pilots premieres Thursday at 9 pm. This is a story of a group of young, determined and courageous women during World War II who broke through barriers and shattered stereotypes.

Masterpiece Mystery! presents Sherlock, Series II – The Reichenbach Fall Friday at 8 pm. In what may be the climatic case of his career, Sherlock faces Moriarty’s diabolical plot to “get Sherlock,” which begins innocently enough when the criminal mastermind breaks into the Crown Jewels.

Central Texas Gardener Garden Maintenance 101 Saturday at noon & 4 pm.
Get ready for spring clean-up with tips on when, what, and how to keep your garden in tiptop shape.

fun. and Dawes perform modern rock on Austin City Limits Fun. and Dawes at 7 pm Saturday. Grammy-winning trio fun. plays hits “We Are Young,” “Some Nights” and “Carry On.” Dawes performs its California roots-flavored rock/pop.

When his priceless Blue Cross is targeted by the infamous criminal Flambeau, Father Brown takes the initiative to try and save his soul on Father Brown‘s Blue Cross Saturday at 8 pm.