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A Force for Change: Esther Bush

WQED Specials

WQED follows Esther’s journey from Westinghouse High School to the Urban League’s National office and back again to Pittsburgh. You’ll meet some of the many people she’s inspired and those who have inspired her. And watch as she tirelessly champions a Pittsburgh where everyone can succeed.

The Great American Recipe

The Great American Recipe is a new eight-part uplifting cooking competition that celebrates the multiculturalism that makes American food unique and iconic.

WQED's Little Free Library

We now have our own Little Free Library! Come check out easy grab-and-go activities, books, postcards, and other fun resources for you and your learners!

Bach, Beethoven, and Brunch

Beginning Sunday, June 12 - satisfy your appetite for classical music by treating yourself to a special Sunday morning composed of performances by various local groups.

Authentic Lives

WQED Specials

This 2018 documentary shows how our city rates when it comes to working toward equity and inclusion for its LGBTQ+ population and listens to activists involved in that work. 

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Impactful public affairs programming.

Rick Sebak's classic look at Western Pennsylvania.

Landmarks along the GAP bike trail.

Rick Sebak's tales of greater Pittsburgh.

Documentary shorts from WQED.

Surrounded by great stories.

Thoughtful dialogue from diverse groups.

Spotlight on Pittsburgh musicians.

The region's culinary scene.

Trending Pittsburgh in 60 seconds.

Learn to draw cartoon characters.

A series on parenting in the digital age.

Local independent film selections.

With WQED Passport You'll have access to tens of thousands of hours of the best national and local shows on demand! Learn more about Passport.

WQED & Steeltown Film Academy

Registration for our Summer Session, acting and screenwriting workshops, and more are open. Learn how to become a digital storyteller in our studios, or at home!

Future Jobs

Barbering, forensic chemistry, fitness training and much more are all popular career paths featured in our ongoing "Future Jobs" series. We aim to help students and job-seekers discover new, promising career options.

VOICES: The Prison System

Digital Docs

Over 2 million Americans are incarcerated in jails, prisons, and juvenile correction institutions. Hear from formerly incarcerated local citizens on their experiences, thoughts, and hopes for change.

The Vindys

WQED Sessions

Youngstown's The Vindys have become one of the region’s most sought-after bands, with their unique blend of alt-rock, solid musicianship and infectious energy. Here they perform live at Pittsburgh’s Hard Rock Café.

Susan Jaffe

Digital Docs

Hear stories from world renowned ballet dancer Susan Jaffe, who is only the second woman to be named artistic director of Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre.

Frantic Orange

WQED Sessions

Pittsburgh-based alternative band Frantic Orange performs their new song "Signing Off" at Mr. Smalls Recording Studio in Pittsburgh's North Side.

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