Join WVPT PBS, WHTJ PBS and The Paramount Theater on September 21 as we present a FREE Screening of the Season 4 Premiere Episode of Masterpiece’s Poldark.
Location:The Paramount Theater, 215 E Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902
Date/Time: Friday, September 21 at 8:00 p.m. (Doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
The screening event will include opening remarks by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian, Alan Shaw Taylor. Taylor is an American historian specializing in early United States history. He is the author of a number of books about the colonial history of the United States, the American Revolution and the early American Republic. Since 1995, he has won two Pulitzer Prizes and the Bancroft Prize, and was a finalist for the National Book Award for non-fiction. He will be on-hand following the Poldark screening to sign his book, American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804.
It's 1796, and to defend Cornwall and those he loves from an empowered George, Ross must play the political game on a journey that takes him to the nation's capital and into new perils. Watch Masterpiece’s Poldark Season 4 on Sundays at 9:00 p.m. on WVPT PBS, WHTJ PBS, and WCVE PBS beginning September 30th.
About the Show:
Almost 40 years ago 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 hero rides again.
Aidan Turner (The Hobbit) stars as Ross Poldark, a redcoat who returns to Cornwall after battle to discover that his father is dead, his lands are ruined, and his true love is engaged to another. Can Poldark change his destiny, restore his lost fortune, and reclaim his love?