Set in the context of today’s COVID-19 crisis, this series explores the lessons learned from previous global pandemics and how many have fundamentally changed how we think about illness and ultimately paving the way for modern medicine.
Saturday, May 8, 4 a.m.
An American-born generation straddles their country of birth and their parents’ homelands. CORRECTION: Certain errors in a previous version of this program have been corrected, including the statement that the Core Civic South Texas Family Residential Center separates children from their families, which is not the case, and the erroneous use of a photo of a different facility.
Friday, May 7, 9 p.m. & 1:30 a.m.; Sunday, May 9, 3 a.m.
Tony Award nominee Conor McPherson breathes new life into Anton Chekhov’s masterpiece with his acclaimed adaptation of the drama, portraying life at the turn of the 20th century filled with tumultuous frustration, dark humor and hidden passions.