Holiday

8:00pm

Sun December 25, 2011
Cultural and Community

Jonathan Winters' A Christmas Carol

Airs Sunday, December 26 at 8:00 p.m.
An updated version of a public radio tradition hosted by NPR's Lisa Simeone. Master comedian Jonathan Winters presents a distinctive reading of Dickens' holiday classic, with a special performing edition prepared by Dickens for his own presentations. Also featuring Mimi Kennedy. From NPR and KCRW 

5:00pm

Sun December 25, 2011
Cultural and Community

The Christmas Revels: In Celebration of the Winter Solstice

Airs Sunday, December 25 at 5:00 p.m.
     "The Christmas Revels: In Celebration of the Winter Solstice" is an all-new compilation of musical excerpts, plus a few short poetry and prose readings, selected from the Christmas/Winter Solstice Revels celebrations that took place in December, 2009, in ten cities across the United States.

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9:52am

Sun December 25, 2011
Cultural and Community

Christmas with Morehouse and Spelman Glee Clubs

Airs Sunday, December 25 at 3:00 p.m.
One of the great holiday traditions in America, the choirs of Morehouse and Spelman Colleges -- two of the most prestigious historically black institutions in the nation -- get together to present a spine-tingling concert program. This encore presentation features the best works of the last several years. It's a joyous celebration of the schools' tradition of singing excellence, with their trademark mixture of spirituals and carols. Korva Coleman hosts.  

7:35am

Fri December 16, 2011
Commentary

McDonald: Celebrating the family Christmas table

Commentator Archie McDonald shares his family's Christmas traditions and congregating around grandma's table.

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