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A collaboration in Richmond examines how dance can be used to create community and foster dialogue. The partnership between VCU,...
During the summer of 2016, New York City Ballet made a triumphant return to Paris for a three-week season at the historic Th...
On this day 50 years ago, a little-known gospel singer from Detroit went into a New York City recording studio to try to jump-...

From 88.9 WCVE and NPR News

The state Department of Education’s online Virginia School Quality Profiles, introduced in October, have been enhanced.

The Supt. of Public Instruction says response has been generally positive. Dr. Steven Staples explained, “I think it’s a much better product than what we had before and it allows users to determine the depth of their engagement.”

Local Music

Wu Man is recognized as the world’s premier pipa virtuoso and is a leading ambassador of Chinese music. Her career as a soloist, educator and composer has given her “lute-like” instrument a new role in both traditional and contemporary music.

Virginia Opera Presents Weber's Der Freischutz

Carl Maria von Weber is known as the “founder...

More Newness & Goodness

Coming up on this week’s World Music...

Local Arts

The Art Assignment explores the great city of Richmond, Virginia, and thinks about its history as well as its present.

Art Trip: Washington D.C.

From PBS Digital Studios –...

Discover University Or College Art Museums And Galleries

Large contemporary art museums are great...

What To Watch

NOVA Why Trains Crash

Trains are essential for moving freight and people throughout the world, but they are far from accident-free.

Spy in the Wild, A Nature Miniseries: Bad Behavior

Spy Creatures infiltrate the underground world...

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

Journey through the prolific life of the 'I...

The Talk - Race In America

In the wake of recent tragic and fatal events...

Science Matters

Vision is a pretty important aspect of life for many creatures on Earth. For thousands of years we have been trying to better understand our own visions. Scientists are now looking into what causes some of us to develop our near sighted vision.

Question Your World: Can We Create A New Way To Help Power Our World?

The global energy dialogue is easily one of...

Formed Underground or in a Lab: Diamonds Still Sparkle

Thinking about a diamond for your valentine?...

Question Your World: How Will We Get Medical Updates In The Near Future?

A long time ago, we humans used to look up to...