Television Program Highlights
FATHER BROWN
THE SIGN OF THE BROKEN SWORD
Saturday, August 1 at 8:00 pm EDT

A murder at the local army barracks using a legendary broken sword leads Father Brown to investigate another death at Dunkirk some 13 years ago.

Additional Broadcast Times: Sunday, August 2 at 7:00 pm EDT
POLDARK ON MASTERPIECE
PART SIX
Saturday, August 1 at 9:00 pm EDT

A mysterious smelting company challenges the local copper barons. Poldark confronts the same cardsharp who swindled Francis.

LAST TANGO IN HALIFAX
Season 3, Episode 06
Sunday, August 2 at 8:00 pm EDT

Caroline gets to the heart of the reason Gillian is reluctant to go through with the wedding. With Celia's encouragement, Alan takes the first step toward forgiveness.

POLDARK ON MASTERPIECE
PART SEVEN
Sunday, August 2 at 9:00 pm EDT

When Verity makes her move, Poldark is blamed and events spiral out of control. An epidemic leads to tragedy. A shipwreck is both a blessing and a curse.

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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW
VINTAGE TORONTO
Monday, August 3 at 8:00 pm EDT

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW looks back at some of the items appraised in Toronto, Canada, in 1999 and how their values have fared in today's market. Highlights include a Victorian carved oak bed; a Duiffopruggar-style violin; and a Demetre Chiparus "Starfish" bronze that first appraised for $100,000-$150,000 and is now valued at $150, 000-$250,000.

LIFE ON THE REEF
EPISODE THREE
Wednesday, August 5 at 8:00 pm EDT

See how the human and animal residents of the reef prepare for a category five cyclone that brings destruction to the North Queensland coast. As cyclone season finally gives way to calm seas of the dry, the reef begins to recover and thrive.

IL VOLO: ITALIA

Friday, August 7 at 9:00 pm EDT

Soar with the perfect harmony of the charming trio as they pay homage to their home country. The young tenors perform classic Italian favorites and original songs in this new concert special filmed in the spectacular ancient ruins of Pompeii.

Additional Broadcast Times: Thursday, August 13 at 8:00 pm EDT
STARLIGHT BALLROOM (MY MUSIC)

Saturday, August 8 at 6:00 pm EDT

Celebrate the golden era of swing with this glorious look at the orchestras, bandleaders and singers who ruled the radio and dance halls. Featuring Perry Como, Doris Day, Benny Goodman, Tex Beneke, Peggy Lee, The Mills Brothers and more.

SIMON & GARFUNKEL: THE CONCERT IN CENTRAL PARK

Saturday, August 8 at 8:00 pm EDT

Join the iconic duo and the more 500,000 fans who came out for this once-in-a-lifetime 1981 benefit concert for the world's most famous urban park. The concert features the pairs' greatest hits, from "Mrs. Robinson" to "Sounds of Silence."

Additional Broadcast Times: Thursday, August 13 at 9:30 pm EDT
60S & 70S SLOW SONGS (MY MUSIC)

Saturday, August 8 at 9:30 pm EDT

Relive memorable nights of slow dancing and romancing to favorite love songs, featuring unforgettable classics from Andy Williams, Dusty Springfield, The 5th Dimension, Engelbert Humperdinck, Anne Murray and others.

Additional Broadcast Times: Friday, August 14 at 9:00 pm EDT
DOWNTON ABBEY REDISCOVERED

Sunday, August 9 at 8:00 pm EDT

Relive treasured moments from the five seasons of "Downton Abbey" and sample the next and final season. Savor clips, behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with Julian Fellowes, Gareth Neame and the series' cast. Paula Kerger, PBS president, hosts.

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Additional Broadcast Times: Sunday, August 16 at 5:30 pm EDT
KEN BURNS: THE CIVIL WAR

Tuesday, August 11 at 7:30 pm EDT

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the landmark series in September 2015 with this in-depth overview of the iconic documentary. See video clips and interviews with Ken Burns, Geoffrey Ward, Ric Burns, Buddy Squires and others.

Additional Broadcast Times: Sunday, August 16 at 9:00 pm EDT
MOTOWN 25 (MY MUSIC PRESENTS)

Tuesday, August 11 at 9:00 pm EDT

Hosted by legendary comedian Richard Pryor, Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever celebrates the 25th anniversary of Motown, with reunions of Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Diana Ross & The Supremes, The Jackson 5, The Temptations, Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Martha Reeves, Mary Wells, Jr. Walker and more! Not seen on broadcast TV in more than 20 years, this incredible MY MUSIC special presentation finally comes to public television for one amazing night!

Additional Broadcast Times: Monday, August 17 at 7:30 pm EDT
50S & 60S ROCK REWIND (MY MUSIC)

Tuesday, August 18 at 7:30 pm EDT

From the R&B pioneers to the pop teen crooners, the 1950s and early 1960s were an exciting musical time for the youth of America. In this all new MY MUSIC special, the spotlight shines on the sounds of the '50s and '60s rock and pop scene with all archival footage of the hit makers in their prime. Fast songs, slow dances and the back beat were all the rage as teenagers tuned in to their radios as they "readied for their steadies', and went from pony tails to proms. The age of innocence and adolescence created Rock and Roll's first revolution, with the songs that take us back to those happy days of the 1950s and early 1960s.

Additional Broadcast Times: Sunday, August 23 at 8:00 pm EDT
FEW GOOD PIE PLACES

Tuesday, August 25 at 8:00 pm EDT

Come along on a tour of fruity and creamy pie shops from Maine to Minnesota. Meet crusty and flaky cooks who know how to make dough, add spices to fillings and crisscross a lattice top. It's a celebration of apple, berry and sweet potato slices!

FEW GREAT BAKERIES

Tuesday, August 25 at 9:00 pm EDT

Explore warm, toasty, small bakeries from Massachusetts to California. Find out how a business that makes cakes, pies, bread and bagels can become a neighborhood landmark. Celebrate beautiful icing, gooey treats and skillful bakers!

IN THE PATH OF THE STORMS

Wednesday, August 26 at 8:00 pm EDT

FATHER BROWN
THE LAST MAN
Saturday, August 29 at 8:00 pm EDT

When Kembleford's new cricket captain is framed for murder, Father Brown must prove his innocence to give his team any chance of beating neighbouring village Hambleston.

Additional Broadcast Times: Sunday, August 30 at 7:00 pm EDT
MASTERPIECE MYSTERY!
SHERLOCK, SERIES II - A SCANDAL IN BELGRAVIA
Saturday, August 29 at 9:00 pm EDT

Sherlock and Watson are plunged into a case of blackmail involving crafty dominatrix Irene Adler, whose motto is "know when you are beaten." It seems she has incriminating photos of a session with a British royal. Can she outsmart Sherlock at his own game? And at a battle he is ill prepared to wage - love?

MASTERPIECE MYSTERY!
SHERLOCK, SERIES II - THE REICHENBACH FALL
Sunday, August 30 at 9:30 pm EDT

In what may be the climatic case of his career, Sherlock faces Moriarty's diabolical plot to "get Sherlock," which begins innocently enough when the criminal mastermind breaks into the Crown Jewels. As the scheme unfolds, Moriarty poses the "final problem," and a tabloid reporter reveals the "shocking truth" about the great detective.

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Additional Broadcast Times: Saturday, September 5 at 9:00 pm EDT
BIG BLUE LIVE
Season 1, Episode 01
Monday, August 31 at 8:00 pm EDT

IN THEIR OWN WORDS
QUEEN ELIZABETH II
Tuesday, September 1 at 9:00 pm EDT

Follow Queen Elizabeth II's remarkable life, from her youth to her uncle's abdication, her father's coronation as King George VI, her experience during World War II, her sudden ascension to the throne and her eventful reign of more than 60 years.

AMERICAN MASTERS
ALTHEA
Friday, September 4 at 9:00 pm EDT

Discover the story of Althea Gibson, who emerged as the unlikely queen of the segregated tennis world of the 1950s. She was the first African American to play and win Wimbledon and the U.S. Nationals. Features Billie Jean King and David Dinkins.

FATHER BROWN
THE UPCOTT FRATERNITY
Saturday, September 5 at 8:00 pm EDT

Father Brown witnesses the apparent suicide of a troubled student at Upcott Seminary. Convinced a murderer is at work, he persuades Sid to go undercover to flush out the killer.

Additional Broadcast Times: Sunday, September 6 at 7:00 pm EDT