Local PBS SoCaL Programs for November

Posted by Michelle Merker on

This November we give thanks for a cornucopia of features on PBS SoCaL!   Viewers can enjoy these locally originated and produced programs, presented by PBS SoCaL.

  • The Hollywood Reporter In Focus: Interstellar

It’s a down to earth discussion and an out of this world cast.  Moderator Stephen Galloway examines the creative process behind the blockbuster film “Interstellar” with director Christopher Nolan and actors Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway and Jessica Chastain. Explore this program on PBS SoCaL HD November 1 at 7pm and November 6 at 10pm, and on PBS SoCaL plus November 2 at 9pm and November 6 at 8pm.

  • Discover Orange County

It’s a home run as host Lisa Hart visits Angel Stadium of Anaheim, and takes viewers on a tour of what goes on behind the scenes to create and prepare for a successful game day. Catch it on PBS SoCaL plus November 2 at 6pm and again November 22 at 6pm.

  • Talking Stone, Rock Art of the Cosos

A military base in southern California is home to the largest concentration of petroglyphs in North America. Uncover the secrets held by the residents of the area from 15,000 years ago November 15 at 6pm on PBS SoCaL plus.

  • Mia, a dancer’s journey
Photo courtesy Maurice Seymour

Photograph by Maurice Seymour

Drawing the curtain back on the life and career of a pioneering dancer, this documentary shares the story of celebrated Croatian ballerina Mia Slavenska, who emigrated to the U.S. and changed the culture of dance. Locally, she’s known for her influence and legacy with the dance community through her work at UCLA and CalArts.  Premiering on PBS SoCaL HD November 20 at 7pm, with encore presentations on PBS SoCaL plus November 20 at 9pm and November 22 at 8pm.  http://www.pbssocal.org/mia/

Be sure and gobble up these programs while you can!