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Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 10:00pm
Brit Floyd Live at Red Rocks
Fans have embraced BRIT FLOYD as the world's foremost Pink Floyd tribute show. Renowned for their note-for-note perfection, impeccable harmonies, staging, lasers, Floydian animations and props, this 12-piece band creates a genuine reincarnation of the live Pink Floyd experience. support this program | | more stories like this

Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 8:00pm
The Great British Baking Show: Continental Cakes
And then there were six. The remaining bakers now face three European cakes. For the Signature, bakers are asked to make yeast-leavened cakes. Their work’s cut out for them in the most demanding Technical challenge yet: they have two hours to make the 24-step Swedish Princess torte. And finally, for the Showstopper, they must create a contemporary version of the Hungarian Dobos torte. web extra | more stories like this

Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 9:00pm
Downton Abbey: Season 5, Episode 5
Rose makes a handsome new acquaintance. Something is wrong with Thomas. Edith’s link to Marigold draws attention. Bricker and Robert lose control. more info | more stories like this

Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 9:00pm
Masterpiece Mystery! Grantchester, Part III
An old woman tells Sidney that someone wants her dead. Then she dies. Coincidence? The new curate delivers a surprising sermon. more info | more stories like this

Friday, February 6, 2015 at 9:00pm
Shakespeare Uncovered: The Taming of the Shrew With Morgan Freeman
In 1990, Morgan Freeman famously starred in a Wild West version of The Taming of the Shrew for Shakespeare in the Park in New York. Freeman sets out to understand how and why the play, one of the Bard’s first works, was written. Interviews include Tracey Ullman, Sinead Cusack and Julia Stiles. more info | more stories like this

Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 8:00pm
The Great British Baking Show: Pastries
Week seven in the tent sees the bakers tested on all kinds of weird, wonderful pastries. They’re assigned Signature savory parcels, ranging from pasties to samosas. The Technical challenge throws them into uncharted territory with a pastry none has heard of … the round and crusty kouign amann. Paul tests the bakers’ patience in a challenge to create this multi-layered, buttery pastry. Finally, Showstopper éclairs will give five lucky bakers a spot in the quarter-finals.

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Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 9:00pm
Downton Abbey: Season 5, Episode 6
An ancient spark flares in Violet’s heart. While police deepen their probe, Bates tells Anna the truth. A long and painful mystery is solved. more info | more stories like this

Monday, February 9, 2015 at 9:00pm
Antiques Roadshow: Celebrating Black Americana
Antiques Roadshow honors Black History Month with this special episode. Highlights include an 1821 U.S. citizenship certificate for George Barker, a free man of color; an African-American beauty book written by Madam C.J. Walker, the first American female millionaire; and a trip with host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Leila Dunbar to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri. more info | more stories like this

Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 9:00pm
Masterpiece Mystery! Grantchester, Part 4
A shocking murder reveals the depths of homophobia in Cambridge. Geordie crosses swords with Sidney over conduct of the investigation. more info | more stories like this

Friday, February 13, 2015 at 9:00pm
Shakespeare Uncovered: Antony & Cleopatra With Kim Cattrall
Kim Cattrall has played the role of Cleopatra twice and meets others who have, as well — like Janet Suzman, who is renowned for her performance with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Together, they begin to uncover the truth behind Shakespeare’s “middle-aged” love story. Cattrall also travels to Rome and examines possible inspirations for the play. Contributors include Harriet Walter and Vanessa Redgrave more info | more stories like this

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