On March 24, the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) honored nine APT-distributed programs with a total of 11 Daytime Emmy nominations.Read More»
APT's public television hosts and lifestyle programs – including Lidia Bastianich, Rick Bayless, Martin Yan, P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home, Growing a Greener World, Pati’s Mexican Table, and America’s Test Kitchen – are among the winners of the 2015 TASTE AWARDS. Read More»
The Wall Street Journal named the Australian drama A Place To Call Home as one of the best television shows of 2015. Seasons 1 & 2 are available now on public television, so check your local listings to watch this "impossibly addictive series." Read More»
During the late 1950s and throughout the 1960s, Hines Farm — in a rural community outside of Toledo, Ohio — was the location of one of the premier blues clubs in the United States, featuring musicians such as John Lee Hooker, Freddie King, Bobby "Blue" Bland and B.B. King. The club featured a who's who of blues and jazz entertainers, and served as a cultural nexus for local African-Americans. THE HINES FARM BLUES CLUB is a tribute to this legendary blues mecca and a sentimental journey through the African-American music scene of the era. Focusing on the history of the Hines Farm Blues Club, the documentary accentuates the relationship between Hines Farm and the booming Toledo-area music scene of the 50s and 60s. Viewers experience how the area inspired the rise of the Toledo blues, jazz, and rhythm and blues scene.