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Live from the Artists Den

Live from the Artists Den "Imagine Dragons"

Tonight at 8:00pm on Channel 12.1
In the historic Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles, Imagine Dragons tear through a set full of its dance-inflected, percussion-heavy rock anthems, including their smash singles "It's Time" and "Radioactive." The explosive performance is powered by the intense and athletic stage presence of lead singer Dan Reynolds.
Sounds on 29th

Sounds on 29th "In the Whale with Paulie Lipman"

Tonight at 9:00pm on Channel 12.1
In the Whale is dirty and aggressive, yet surprisingly light-hearted. With an undeniable live show and a tenacious work ethic, this Denver band won't be local for long. Hosted by the mystical Magic Cyclops, this episode also features Paulie Lipman, who has been a part of eight Denver National Slam Teams.
OpenAir Live & Local

OpenAir Live & Local "Episode 10: Jessi"

Tonight at 9:30pm on Channel 12.1
OPENAIR LIVE & LOCAL is back this week with performances by Varlet (pictured), The Other Black, Anthony Ruptak and the Midnight Friends, Flashbulb Fires and Elin Palmer. OpenAir's Jessi Whitten will host the show, offering expert insight about the musicians and their influence on Colorado's thriving local music community.
Neal Cassady - The Denver Years

Neal Cassady - The Denver Years

Tonight at 10:00pm on Channel 12.1
Neal Cassady was a charismatic, larger then life character. His charm, manic energy, sexual swagger, and free flowing verbosity made him the authentic "hero" of the beat generation. Based on autobiographical accounts, this CPT12 documentary chronicles Cassady's troubled youth in Denver and the crucial role that it played in the germination of American beat culture.
Tolerance: Mary Mackey and the East Side Gallery

Tolerance: Mary Mackey and the East Side Gallery

Sunday, December 28 at 7:00pm on Channel 12.1
In 1990, Colorado artist Mary Mackey was the only U.S. citizen selected to paint on a 1.3 kilometer preserved section of the Berlin Wall. In the spring of 2009, the Berlin government invited Mary back to restore her mural "Tolerance" as part of the 20th anniversary of that world-changing event. This CPT12 production documents Mary’s amazing experience.
POV

POV "Koch"

Sunday, December 28 at 8:00pm on Channel 12.1
New York City mayors have a world stage on which to strut and they have made legendary use of it. Yet few have matched the bravado, combativeness and egocentricity that Ed Koch brought to the office during his three terms from 1978 to 1989. As this film recounts, Koch was more than the blunt, funny man New Yorkers either loved or hated.
Masterpiece Contemporary

Masterpiece Contemporary "Worricker: Turks & Caicos"

Monday, December 29 at 8:00pm on Channel 12.1
Sun, sand, and CIA are the themes of Johnny Worricker’s clandestine retirement on a Caribbean island, overrun with high-rolling American businessmen who are bankrolling a mysterious project. Johnny’s new mission is to escape from an ever-tightening noose. Pictured: Winona Ryder as Melanie Fall and Bill Nighy as Johnny Worricker.
Ultimate Restorations

Ultimate Restorations "The Schooner Coronet: Racing Into History"

Tuesday, December 30 at 9:00pm on Channel 12.1
Built in 1885, the Coronet sailed to fame as a trans-Atlantic race winner and one of the first U.S. yachts to round Cape Horn and circumnavigate the globe. This intricate restoration will take the team from the jungles of Guatemala to the harbor at St. Tropez, but the schooner finally regains its original grace, complete with a custom Steinway piano.
Sounds on 29th

Sounds on 29th "Best of 2014"

Wednesday, December 31 at 8:00pm on Channel 12.1
In this year-end compilation special, SOUNDS ON 29TH looks back at some of the magical musical moments captured in 2014. Featured acts include Casey James Prestwood and the Burning Angels, CovenHoven, In The Whale, FaceMan, Dangerous Nonsense and many more!
A Reason to Dance

A Reason to Dance

Thursday, January 1 at 7:00pm on Channel 12.1
As a mother, teacher, and dancer, China Smith is on a quest to spread awareness about the mixed nature and diversity of the African diaspora through contemporary dance. This film profiles her company, Ballet Afrique, which employs a synthesis of ballet and modern blended with Afrocentric undertones to articulate the human condition and spirit.
Sharon Isbin: Troubadour

Sharon Isbin: Troubadour

Thursday, January 1 at 8:00pm on Channel 12.1
Acclaimed for her extraordinary lyricism, technique and versatility, Grammy-winner Sharon Isbin is considered one of today's pre-eminent classical guitarists. This film focuses on Isbin's unusual and inspiring musical journey – from her early guitar studies to her struggles working within a traditionally male-dominated field.
Prayers of the Ancient Ones

Prayers of the Ancient Ones

Thursday, January 1 at 9:00pm on Channel 12.1
This film takes viewers on a journey to Bodh Gaya, India, the holiest site of Buddhism. Each year, over 10,000 Tibetan monks, nuns and lay pilgrims travel here from all across the Himalayan region to pray for world peace and affirm their heritage in the face of overwhelming challenge and loss.

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