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Don't Miss List | April 6 - April 19
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Preview the programs you don't want to miss for the period of April 6 - April 19, from WMHT. For up-to-date program listings on WMHT-TV, WORLD, CREATE, and WMHT PBS Kids 24/7, visit our schedules page. Click here to sign up to receive our Don't Miss List in your inbox bi-weekly.

Great Performances: Now Hear This: Piazzolla’s History with Tango

Friday, April 7 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
Tango to Buenos Aires, Argentina, with host Scott Yoo and flutist Alice Dade to explore the evolution of composer Astor Piazzolla’s work and the music genre itself as it becomes fused with jazz across time and numerous instruments.

My Grandparents’ War

Tuesday, April 11 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
In its second season, MY GRANDPARENTS' WAR takes another journey into the past to understand the extraordinary impact of global conflict on the families of four international stars. Across four episodes, Kit Harington, Keira Knightley, Toby Jones and Emeli Sandé each explore their family’s unique stories, retracing their grandparents’ footsteps during the events that changed their lives forever.

Nature: The Hummingbird Effect

Wednesday, April 12 at 8pm on WMHT-TV
Discover the powerful effect hummingbirds have over their wild neighbors in Costa Rica.

Uninvited: A WMHT Special

Friday, April 14 at 5pm on WMHT-TV
Uninvited tells the story of invasive species and those dedicated to help stop the spread.

Next at the Kennedy Center: Ballet Hispanico’s Doña Perón

Friday, April 14 at 10pm on WMHT-TV
Ballet Hispánico explores Evita Perón's diverging legacies in this invigorating and emotional work. Her rags-to-riches story is interpreted through movement – following her journey from dancehall performer to Argentina's First Lady and sudden death.

Death in Paradise

Saturday, April 15 at 8pm on WMHT-TV
When a skydiver appears to have been murdered in mid-air, Neville and the team must explore the cut-throat world of social media. 

The U.S. and the Holocaust: Insight and Understanding

Sunday, April 16 at 4pm on WMHT-TV
Insight into "The U.S. and the Holocaust," the three-part documentary that explores America's response to the Holocaust from the filmmaking team Ken Burns, Lynn Novick and Sarah Botstein.

Our Miracle Years

Sunday, April 16 at 11pm on WMHT-TV
Follow three sisters of an industrialist family in post-war Germany. In a politically, morally and economically destroyed country, these young women reinvent themselves and set the course for their future.

How Saba Kept Singing

Tuesday, April 18 at 10pm on WMHT-TV
A survivor of Auschwitz returns to explore his past, and unlocks a secret. 

Changing Planet

Wednesday, April 19 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
Changing Planet revisits six of our planet's most vulnerable ecosystems.

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Before We Die Season 2

Police officer Hanna Svensson has her morals tested when her colleague Sven disappears.

Great Performances

Experience David Strathairn as reluctant Holocaust witness, Jan Karski.


The year is 202X. Japan is in deep stagnation. In an attempt to overturn the situation, Prime Minister WASHIDA launches project Utopi-AI, an experimental endeavor utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) to select leaders to govern a demoralized city.