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Shakespeare Lost, Shakespeare Found

Shakespeare Lost, Shakespeare Found

Tuesday, April 21 at 9:00pm on Channel 12.1
SHAKESPEARE LOST, SHAKESPEARE FOUND tells the fascinating story behind the bold 20-year project by world-renowned Shakespeare scholar Dr. Gary Taylor to recreate The History of Cardenio (1613), a lost work written by William Shakespeare and his early collaborator, John Fletcher.
Shakespeare's American Home

Shakespeare's American Home

Tuesday, April 21 at 9:30pm on Channel 12.1
This documentary tells the story of how a small Shenandoah Valley touring troupe grew to be one of the most respected and unique theater companies in the world – the American Shakespeare Center in Staunton Virginia.

FRONTLINE "The Vaccine War"

Wednesday, April 22 at 7:00pm on Channel 12.1
FRONTLINE looks at the vaccine war, in which scientific medicine and the public health establishment are battling a coalition of parents, celebrities, politicians and activists over whether vaccines are a great achievement or a scourge on health. Pictured: Actor Jenny McCarthy stands next to Jim Carrey as she holds a photo of her son Evan, who suffers from autism.


Wednesday, April 22 at 8:00pm on Channel 12.1
Severe, life-altering drought conditions face farmers, ranchers and residents living in southeastern Colorado. Described by many as being worse than the dust bowl of the 1930s, this documentary focuses on the devastating conditions that have ravaged the area. Long-time residents who depend on water now question their future.
Globe Trekker

Globe Trekker "Mumbai City Guide"

Thursday, April 23 at 7:00pm on Channel 12.1
Host Zay Harding's adventures include meeting a Bollywood artist in Bandra, exploring India's largest slum, visiting the sea fort of Murud Janjira and an open-air laundromat, shopping in the Chor Bazaar, and traveling to the World Heritage site of Ellora. Finally, he tries his hand at the ancient form of pole yoga (pictured) and meets Mahatma Gandhi's grandson.

NOVA "The Incredible Journey of the Butterflies"

Thursday, April 23 at 8:00pm on Channel 12.1
Every year, 100 million Monarch butterflies set off on an incredible journey across North America. These beautiful creatures fly 2,000 miles to reach their remote destination, a tiny area high in the mountains of Mexico. NOVA takes a look at scientists puzzling over how the butterflies achieve this tremendous feat.
Turning the Tide

Turning the Tide

Thursday, April 23 at 9:00pm on Channel 12.1
Hurricanes and other natural and man-made forces claim between 20 to 25 square miles of Louisiana's vulnerable coastline each year. TURNING THE TIDE looks at innovative engineering techniques to help address this coastal erosion crisis. Pictured: A cross stands in the water to memorialize those lost in Katrina’s deadly storm surge in St. Bernard Parish.

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