Explore the arts on Eight through these fascinating encounters with the most talented and creative artists living right here in our own community. Be inspired!
Arts Programming on Eight - November
12/15, 12/22, & 12/29 at 5pm - Artbeat Nation
Each week Eight showcases music, dance, theatre, literature and the visual arts with stories from all across America.
12/15, 12/22, & 12/29 at 11:30pm -Songwriters’ Showcase at Tempe Center for the Arts
JEach week Eight showcases music, dance, theatre, literature and the visual arts with stories from all across America.
12/10 at 7pm, 12/24 at 8pm - Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle choir
Tenor Alfie Boe and Tom Brokaw join the world-renowned choir in a holiday concert performance.
12/13 at 8pm -Silent Night
This acclaimed opera recounts the true story of the World War I Christmas Eve truce in 1914.
12/16 at 11pm - Independent Lens “From Page to Stage”
Two playwrights, An African American and an Indian American, create a new language for the stage.
12/20 at 9pm & 12/24 at 7pm - Christmas at Belmont
700 student musicians join the Belmont School of Music faculty and the Nashville Children's Choir.
12/18 at 11pm - Christmas Concert From Norway
This festive concert showcases glorious holiday and traditional classical music in Hamar, Norway.
12/22 at 7pm - Mr. Stink
Chloe befriends an unusual tramp and learns that there is more to him than meets the eye - or nose.
12/23 at 8pm - Christmas in Norway with the St. Olaf Choir
The rich choral music traditions of both America and Norway are showcased in Nidaros Dom cathedral.
12/23 at 9pm -Grand Mercer Christmas
Students and faculty from Mercer's Townsend School of Music perform classical Christmas selections.
12/27 at 8pm -American Masters “Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did for Love”
Archives and interviews highlight the career of the go-to composer for film and Broadway producers.
12/31 at 7pm -Live from Lincoln Center “New York Philharmonic Gala with Yo-Yo Ma”
Cellist Yo-Yo Ma joins maestro Alan Gilbert for a celebration of dance-inspired orchestral music.
Austin City Limits
12/14 at 11pm - “Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros / Tune-Yards”
The Magnetic Zeroes support their LP "Here" and tUnE-yArDs performs material from
"w h o k i l l."
12/21 at 11pm - “Tom Waits”
Iconic singer- songwriter Tom Waits performs in this classic episode from 1979.
12/28 at 11pm - “Rodrigo Y Gabriela”
Famed Mexican guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela performs a unique fusion of flamenco, jazz and rock.
Arizona Artforms is a series of video portraits of the artists living among us, revealing the wonder of the creative process. The video portraits were rendered in 1989 and 1990 with the intention of de-mystifying the process of art and infusing the human element into the creation of icons and objects.
The series, produced by Eight-KAET, Phoenix, was written and directed by Sheilah Britton, photographed and edited by Richard Torruellas, and edited by Richard Torruellas, Ben Avechuco and Sheilah Britton.
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