"All matches now posted online"
Watch the exciting results of WCTE’s 28th Annual Academic Bowl as each team faces double elimination. 
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One on One with Becky Magura: Dallas Smith

One on One with Becky Magura

"Dallas Smith"
Thursday, Apr 24th - 8:30pm

Now in his 70s, Dallas Smith is an author, a marathoner and a mentor to runners world wide. Dallas will discuss crossing the finish line in Boston last year before the tragic bombing, his love of running and writing, and why he continues to travel the country in search of an open road.

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"Senator John McCain"
Friday, Apr 25th - 7:30pm

On Charlie Rose The Week, Senator John McCain talks to Charlie Rose about his recent trip to Ukraine and the Baltic states, and outlines what he thinks the Obama Administration is doing wrong in its response to Russia's aggression in the region.

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GREAT PERFORMANCES: Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty


"Sleeping Beauty"
Friday, Apr 25th - 8:30pm

Sleeping Beauty, the timeless fairy tale about a princess cursed to sleep for a hundred years, was adapted into a ballet by Tchaikovsky in 1890. Choreographer Matthew Bourne's highly theatrical production, set to Tchaikovsky’s music, is a re-imagining of that classic tale.

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AUSTIN CITY LIMITS: Norah Jones / Kat Edmonson


"Norah Jones / Kat Edmonson"
Saturday, Apr 26th - 10:00pm

Jazz and pop cross on ACL with Norah Jones and Kat Edmonson. Jones sings songs from her Dangermouse-produced album Little Broken Hearts. Edmonson showcases the song stylings of her LP Way Down Low.

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WCTE Events, Community Projects & Local Series


Community Cinema is a national civic engagement initiative featuring free screenings and curricula for films from the Emmy Award-winning PBS series Independent Lens.

Community Cinema

Film: The New Black
Tuesday, May 20, 7 p.m.
TTU Backdoor Playhouse
WCTE-TV Run for your Mama Double Pump 5K

WCTE Run for Your Mama 5K

Pre-Registration Special!
Race Day is Saturday, May 10, 2014
Register Online today!

WCTE Annual Dinner

WCTE is Celebrating 35 Years of Music & Tourism in the Upper Cumberland!

Susan Whitaker, Commissioner of Tourist Development for the State of Tennessee, will be this year's guest speaker.

Reserve Your Tickets Online

Discover the Upper Cumberland

Discover the Upper Cumberland

Explore the rich culture and natural beauty which make our region such a special place to live, work, play and retire.

PBS KIDS Writers Contest ends April 30, 2014

PBS KIDS Writers Contest

Calling all young writers! Entries accepted until April 30, 2014.

Live Green Tennessee

Live Green Tennessee

Explore our Agricultural Heritage & more, Mondays at 7:00 pm on WCTE.

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