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Streaming Fri, September 8, 2017. Broadcast Premiere Mon, September 18, 2017 at 7:30pm.
Experience our history through the eyes of Pulitzer Prize-winner, William Kennedy.
Go behind-the-scenes of the local public art installation 'Breathing Lights.'
Learn the story of African American WWI hero Henry Johnson.
Explore Alexander Hamilton's life and connections in Albany, New York.
History of The Great Migration and the Rapp Road Community in Albany, New York.
Experience the memorable twelve years Mario Cuomo spent as New York’s 52nd Governor.
Commemorate 50 years of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center!
Learn about Ethelda Bleibtrey, the first woman ever to win three Olympic gold medals.
Learn about Grace Hudowalski, the first woman to hike the 46 peaks of the Adirondacks.
Behind-the-scenes of the 22nd Annual Black History Month Creative Expressions Contest.
Classical Student Musician of the Month, Nick Contois, talks about his favorite moment.
Our February Classical Student Musician of the Month is vocalist Nick Contois.
Our February Classical Student Musician of the Month performs Die Mainacht, Op. 43, No. 2.
February Classical Student Musician of the Month, Nick Contois, thanks supporters.
Our January Classical Student Musician of the Month is pianist Jesse Cohen-Greenberg
Premieres Monday, September 18, 2017 on WMHT-TV
Premieres Monday, September 18, 2017 at 7:30pm on WMHT-TV
Kennedy of Albany: A Writer and His City Premieres Monday, June 26, 2017 at 9pm on WMHT-TV
Henry Johnson: A Tale of Courage premieres Tuesday, April 11 at 7:30pm.
Premieres Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 10pm on WMHT-TV
Premieres Monday, October 3, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT-TV.
Premieres Monday, April 17, 2017 at 10pm on WMHT-TV.
Premieres Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 7:30pm on WMHT-TV and wmht.org. Encore 9pm on WMHT-TV.