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Don't Miss List | December 16 - December 29

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Preview the programs you don't want to miss for the period of December 16 - December 29, 2021 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.

Rick Steves European Christmas

Thursday, December 16 at 8pm on WMHT-TV
Rick visits friends and families in England, France, Norway, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy to reveal their customs and practices of the holiday season.

Live from Bradley Symphony Center: The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Friday, December 17 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra celebrates its new season.

Crane Candlelight Concert 2020: Christmas Past, Christmas Present

Saturday, December 18 at 10am on WMHT-TV
Due to the health crisis, a full staged concert wasn't possible in 2020, but the tradition of the Crane Candlelight Concert continues, with new ensemble and solo performances from students and faculty, along with featured performances from past years.

A Charlie Brown Christmas

Sunday, December 19 at 7:30pm on WMHT-TV
Charlie Brown becomes the director of the gang's holiday play.

Christmas at Belmont 2021

Monday, December 20 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
Christmas at Belmont 2021 features Belmont University students performing holiday songs.

Alone in the Wilderness

Tuesday, December 21 at 8pm on WMHT-TV
Dick Proenneke's simple, yet profound account of his 30-year adventure in the remote Alaska wilderness continues in this sequel to Alone in the Wilderness.

NOVA: Decoding the Great Pyramid

Wednesday, December 22 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
New archeological evidence shows the stunning engineering of the Great Pyramid of Giza.

Il Volo: Tribute to Ennio Morricone

Thursday, December 23 at 7:30pm on WMHT-TV
Join the trio in the city of Verona as they pay tribute to the great film composer.

20 Years of Christmas with The Tabernacle Choir

Friday, December 24 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
Relive 20 years of Tabernacle Choir Christmas concerts with host Brian Stokes Mitchell.

Downton Abbey: The Movie

Saturday, December 25 at 7pm on WMHT-TV
Relive 20 years of Tabernacle Choir Christmas concerts with host Brian Stokes Mitchell.

Call the Midwife: Holiday Special

Saturday, December 25 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
It’s 1966 and the Nonnatus House team are faced with their busiest Christmas Day ever.

POV: Unapologetic

Monday, December 27 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
After two police killings, Black abolitionists fight to hold Chicago officials accountable.

FRONTLINE: Opioids, Inc.

Tuesday, December 28 at 10pm on WMHT-TV
The story of a drug company that pushed opioids by bribing doctors.

Earth Emergency

Wednesday, December 29 at 8pm on WMHT-TV
This revealing film examines how human activity is setting off dangerous warming loops.

PASSPORT PICKS: Thou Shalt Not Kill l  Austin City Limits: Brandy Clark/Charley Crockett l  Nature: Season of the Osprey

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Thou Shalt Not Kill

Valeria investigates the sentimental ecosystems struck by the trauma of crime.

Austin City Limits

Delight in the throwback country music of Brandy Clark and Charley Crockett.


Follow the struggles, failures and triumphs of a single osprey family.