Highlights January 26 – February 1

KLRU Highlights

Arts In Context presents Schubertiad Sunday at 2:30 pm. The Miro Quartet performs music from popular composer Franz Schubert in front of a live studio audience.

Masterpiece presents Downton Abbey Season 4, Part 4 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 Sign Of Three premieres on 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 visits Detroit, Michigan for the Motown Museum to discuss memorabilia that hits a high note with collectors Monday at 7 pm.

The four candidates in the Republican Primary for Texas Lieutenant Governor square off in The Texas Debates: Race for Lieutenant Governor, Monday at 8 pm.

Independent Lens presents The State Of Arizona Monday at 9 pm. This film captures the explosive emotions and complex realities behind Arizona’s headline-grabbing struggle with illegal immigration.

Visa Dream premieres Monday at 10:30 pm and tells the touching story of one family’s experience gainign entry into the United States.

PBS Newshour “State of the Union Address along with Republican response Tuesday at 8 pm

Nature‘s The Funkiest Monkeys premieres Wednesday at 7 pm. This film explores the recent decreased number of the crested black macaques in the island of Indonesia, Sulawesi.

NOVA follows archeologists and forensic experts in Ireland’s County Tipperary in the methodical hunt for clues to the identity and the circumstances of various violent death of bog body victims in Ghosts Of Murdered Kings, Wednesday at 8 pm.

Hawking Wednesday at 9 pm presents the intimate and revealing story of Stephen Hawing’s life.

Overheard with Evan Smith features author Amy Tan Thursday at 7 pm.

Arts In Context presents Thirst Thursday at 7:30 pm. Explore an art installation takes on the pressing issue of water shortages and challenges the community to action.

One Square Mile: Texas presents San Antonio Thursday at 8  pm. This square mile in Southtown, San Antonio includes the historic King William District and the up-and-coming neighborhood of Lavaca.

The Daytripper visits Georgetown, Texas Thursday at 8:30 and visits the “oldest University in Texas.”

Great Performances present Barrymore Friday at 8 pm. This film adaptation of William Luce’s 1997 play is set in 1942 during the final months of Barrymore’s life.

Bring on the bees to renew populations of these essential pollinators with Central Texas Gardener‘s Bee Happy, Saturday at noon an d 4 pm.

Sarah Jarosz and The Milk Carton Kids perform on Austin City Limits Saturday at 7 pm.

Father Brown becomes embroiled with a theatrical family when he discovers that a supposed tragic drowning was actually a murder in The Flying Stars, Saturday at 8 pm.