Highlights January 19 – January 25

KLRU Highlights

Great Performances At The Met presents Eugene Onegin Sunday at 1:30 pm. Anna Netrebko and Mariusz Kwiecien star as the lovestruck Tatiana and the imperious Onegin in Tchaikovsky’s fateful romance.

Masterpiece presents Downton Abbey Season 4, Part 3 Sunday at 8 pm. Change is in the air as three generations of the Crawley family have conflicting interests in the estate.

Sherlock, Series III: The Empty Hearse premieres Masterpiece Mystery! Sunday at 9 pm. Sherlock Holmes stalks again in a third season of the modern version of the Arthur Conan Doyle classic.

Antiques Roadshow visit the Boise Art Museum in Boise, Idaho Monday at 7 pm and learns about the works of outsider artists James Castle.

Antiques Roadshow visits Tulsa, Oklahoma Monday at 8 pm and visits the Philbrook Museum of Art to look at seemingly everyday appliances and electronics that were transformed into stunning functional art by 20th century industrial designers.

Blood Brother premieres on Independent Lens Monday at 9 pm. This film is a portrait of Rocky Braat, a young man who longed to find a family.

Ripple Of Hope  Monday at 10:30 pm captures an extraordinary and uplifting even against the backdrop of one of the most volatile and memorable Presidential campaigns in U.S. history.

American Experience  War Letters Tuesday at 7 pm  presents a collection of newly uncovered personal correspondence that brings to life the deepest, most human side of war, from the American Revolution to the Gulf War.

American Masters  Salinger Tuesday at 8 pm  features interviews with 150 subjects, including J.D. Salinger’s friends, colleagues and members of his inner circle who have never spoken on the record before as well as film footage, photographs and other material that has never been seen.

On Story presents Writing The Fantastical: A Conversation With David Magee Tuesday at 10:30 pm. Magee discusses adapting Finding Neverland and Life of Pi and how he approached translating such imaginative worlds for the screen.

Meet The Coywolf premieres on Nature Wednesday at 7 pm. Discover the story behind the coywolf, a mixture of western coyote and eastern wolf.

NOVA Killer Typhoon Wednesday at 8 pm features in-depth interviews with the meteorologists charged with tracking and forecasting Pacific storms take us inside the anatomy of Typhoon Hiayan.

Chasing Shackleton part three follows Tim Jarvis and his journey through the mountains of South Georgia to complete his re-enactment of Shackleton’s ‘double’ Wednesday at 9 pm.

Overheard with Evan Smith features independent filmmaker John Sayles Thursday at 7 pm.

Arts In Context presents Marfa: The Light and the Land Thursday at 9 pm. Explore the remote Texas city of Marfa which attracts visitors including those interested in literary pursuits, fine arts and the metaphysical.

Arts In Context‘s There Will Be Fun Thursday at 7:30 pm goes behind the scenes to witness the passion and energy required to create a successful music festival.

One Square Mile: Texas presents Nacogdoches Thursday at 8 pm. This episode looks at contemporary life in Nacogdoches to see where the lines of history fade into modern life.

Deepak Chopra: What Are You Hungry For Friday at 8pm. In this program, world-renowned health expert, Dr. Chopra, returns to his medical roots and lectures on the scientific, behavioral and medical basis of hunger and all its manifestations and the healthy ways to fulfill it.

Real Mary Poppins Friday at 9:30 pm draws on an extensive archive and interviews to tell Pamela Travers’ real story and to answer the question so many have asked: Where did Mary Poppins come from?

Kenneth Francis promotes water-saving measures as the foundation for design in Water Conservation Design on Central Texas Gardener Saturday at 12 & 4.

Austin City Limits presents the best in contemporary indie rock with Portugal. The Man and Local Natives, Saturday at  7 pm.

Tune in for Father Brown Saturday at 8 pm as Father Brown must find the killer of an ungodly man is murdered at the unveiling of a new church clock, before an innocent woman is sent to the gallows in The Hammer Of God.