Robin Mazza

Marketing Coordinator

Promotes the programs and services of West Virginia Public Radio and West Virginia PBS.

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Samantha Bond (Downton Abbey) and Francesca Annis (Reckless) head an extraordinary cast in a moving drama about women in an English village facing the onset of World War II. Calm, fortitude, and creativity are the watchwords on Home Fires, airing in six inspiring episodes on Masterpiece, Sundays, October 4 – November 8, at the special time of 8 p.m. on West Virginia Public Broadcasting.

Courtesy of New Pictures/Channel 4 for MASTERPIECE in association with All3Media International

  Julie Walters and an international cast star in an epic of India on the cusp of change during the twilight era of the British Raj, on Masterpiece: Indian Summers, Sundays, September 27 - November 22 at 9;30 p.m. on WVPB.

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See "My Yearbook: 1960-63" Friday, September 25 at 9 p.m.


It's "Whodunnit" with a British accent on Thursday nights at WVPB! Join us Thursday, September 24 at 8 p.m., when we'll celebrate our detective shows from across the pond with a special Midsomer Murders marathon.

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Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique is one of Africa’s greatest wildlife restoration stories, living proof that nature can recover from near collapse, so long as humans protect it and help it to heal. Join us Tuesday, September 22 at 8 p.m. for Episode 1. 

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Savor favorite moments from past seasons on Sunday, September 20 at 8 p.m.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Narrated by the late Ossie Davis, this a fantasy trip through the magic of Christmas. 

Watch Saturday, Wednesday, September 23 at 8 p.m.

Courtesy of TJL Productions

Watch Friday, September 18 at 9 p.m.   For the first time ever, the MY MUSIC series focuses on the most joyful dance hits of the early rock era starting with the Eisenhower era explosion of Bill Haley and Jerry Lee Lewis to the 1960s cultural phenomenon of Chubby Checker with “The Twist” and the youthful frat-rock sounds of The Kingsmen. 50s & 60s PARTY SONGS (MY MUSIC) is a foot-thumping, heart-beating, good-time celebration of the classic party music that has spanned generations to remain favorites through the decades.

Thursday, September 17 at 8 p.m.  Brain Maker - with David Perlmutter, MD explores the exciting, leading-edge science that reveals the powerful connection between gut bacteria and the brain. The 100 trillion bacteria living in the intestines influence not only our moment-to-moment brain function but also the long-term risk for brain disease. This program empowers the viewer with the dietary and lifestyle tools to regain healthy gut bacteria and thus pave the way for optimal brain function and long-term brain health. 


Get the information you need to protect your family from heart disease--watch Thursday, September 17 at 9:30 p.m.

HEART 411 reveals what every man and woman needs to know about the #1 killer in the United States — heart disease. Two of the top cardiac doctors in the country – cardiac surgeon Marc Gillinov, MD and cardiologist Steven Nissen, MD — outline keys to preventing heart disease and stroke, uncover the truth about current tests and treatments, and reveal the future of cardiac surgery and care. 

Courtesy of Sony Music Archives/Don Hunstein.

The iconic "Concert in Central Park" was Simon & Garfunkel's gift to their fans and the city of New York. WVPB fans can relive the magic of this performance Wednesday, September 16 at 9:30 p.m. 

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The Civil War, the award-winning film produced and directed by Ken Burns, is being rebroadcast over five consecutive nights, September 7-11 at 9 p.m. The broadcast coincides with the 25th anniversary of the series’ premiere in September 1990, and presents for the first time a newly restored high-definition version.

Courtesy John Denver's estate.

 Many West Virginians consider "Country Roads" their unofficial anthem, but might be surprised to learn that the singer-songwriter that created it led a very different life than many performers. Watch this special television presentation of John Denver: Country Boy, Wednesday, September 2 at 9 p.m. on WVPB.

Courtesy Doc White.

In an unprecedented partnership between PBS and the BBC, BIG BLUE LIVE brings together scientists, filmmakers and other experts in late August and early September to document the extraordinary rejuvenation of the once-endangered and now thriving ecosystem of Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary in California.

Kristi George

West Virginia Public Broadcasting congratulates the winners of our Rhubarb Pie Contest! There were 17 pies baked in honor of Garrison Keillor's live tour stop in West Virginia. 

The winners include: Third place, Katie Fox from Beckley; Second place, Donna Graham of Charleston; and First place, Carla Blanchard of Thomas.


Thanks to all the entrants who participated, and our judges who performed the difficult task of choosing the winners: John Porter, Kanawha County Extension Agent; April Hamilton, Charleston Gazette-Mail; and Libby Chatfield, Charleston Bread. 

John Hale

Have you ever wanted to see inside West Virginia Public Broadcasting's studios? You're invited to "come on in" as we begin a series of Open House days on July 19 at our most southern location, Beckley. 

 West Virginia Public Broadcasting music fans are in for a treat--Annie Moses Band: Pilgrims & Prodigals airs Sunday, June 21 at 6:30 p.m. on West Virginia Public Broadcasting! 

We've got two Epiphone Les Paul Special II guitars to give away on Saturday, June 20 during our television membership drive--One is signed by guitarist Joe Bonamassa himself!

Courtesy of Sara Hoffman.

Don't miss Mannheim Steamroller 30/40 LIVE, Wednesday June 17 at 8 p.m. on West Virginia Public Broadcasting! 

During the broadcast of the program, we'll be letting you know how to get your own WVPB members package for upcoming Mannheim Steamroller concert tour stops in West Virginia! This is an extremely limited offer because it includes tickets and Meet & Greet passes for Wheeling (November) and Huntington (December) and will only be given away during this broadcast. 

America's Test Kitchen

Meet culinary expert and West Virginia native Bridget Lancaster during public events in Beckley and Charleston.