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Masterpiece: Poldark

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:13am -- WCVE

Almost 40 years ago Captain Ross Poldark galloped across the TV screens of millions 
of PBS viewers, vexing villains and winning female hearts in one of Masterpiece’s earliest hit series, Poldark. Now the gallant captain rides again, allowing a new generation to delight in the exploits of an unconventional romantic hero.

Watch Masterpiece: Poldark Episode 1 June 21 at 9:00 p.m. on WCVE PBS/WHTJ PBS. Check listings for additional air-times.

Flying Squirrels Insider: Season 4, Episode 5

Fri, 06/05/2015 - 2:22pm -- WCVE

Flying Squirrels broadcaster Jon Laaser, Wes McElroy and Jay Burnham talk about the Squirrels’ recent surge towards the top of the Eastern standings. Richmond Flying Squirrels catcher, Jackson Williams was on set discussing the catcher/pitcher communication with anchor Jon Laaser. See how Williams, with glove and face guard, demonstrated techniques addressing pesky foul pop flys on the FSI Field.

Benise: Strings of Passion

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:44am -- WCVE

Benise is “Benissimo!” in this ‘Best Of’ television special, a 10-year mosaic collection of the American guitarist’s favorite songs. From his humble beginnings as a street musician to performing around the world, Benise, known for his “nouveau Spanish flamenco” style, takes viewers on an international journey of musical genres including salsa, flamenco, tango, waltz, samba and more.

Watch Benise: Strings of Passion June 3 at 10:00 p.m. on WCVE PBS/WHTJ PBS. Check listings for additional air-times.

Country Pop Legends

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 10:00am -- WCVE

Country pop legends unite to perform their biggest and best-loved hit recordings from the 1950s, 60s and 70s in this My Music special. County music legend Roy Clark hosts this emotional trip down three decades of memory lane. Performances from Glen Campbell, Crystal Gayle, Hank Locklin, Bill Anderson, BJ Thomas, the Bellamy Brothers, the Browns and more are intermixed with classic full-length vintage archival gems from the vaults.