ArtsCommunity & Culture

Gateway Guardians

A documentary film on the homeless pet population of East St. Louis.

play

ArtsBusinessCommunity & Culture

Dream of the Pacific

This opera celebrates the 200th anniversary of the Lewis and Clark expedition and gives young people a chance to appreciate an opera performed in English.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

A Tribute to Mae Wheeler

“Lady Jazz” Mae Wheeler tribute at Sheldon Concert Hall.

play

ArtsBusinessCommunity & Culture

U City Sleuths

A hundred years ago, E.G. Lewis’ utopian vision was to create an town where like-minded people of diverse backgrounds interact. This town became known as University City

play

Arts

Part 4, 2011

See how K-12 students transformed into actors, photographers, editors and graphic artists to create short films. This program also showcases dozens of their impressive films in their entirety.

play

Arts

Part 3, 2011

K-12 students transformed into actors, photographers, editors and graphic artists to create short films.

play

Arts

Part 2, 2011

Parkway Digital Film Fest showcases talent from Parkway School District

play

Arts

Part 1, 2011

See how K-12 students transformed into actors, photographers, editors and graphic artists to create short films. This program also showcases dozens of their impressive films in their entirety.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Saxophone, June 2011

Much of the saxophone music we hear in jazz is played on the tenor sax, yet there is a wide array of saxophones. In this installment of Building Blocks of Jazz Phil Dunlap and his guest Andy Ament discuss the history and variety of this classic instrument and how it works.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Rare Archival Footage Found!

Well, but it could have been…the way ol' Abner meant it to be played.

play

ArtsBusiness

2011

FOCUS St. Louis gave awards to 20 organizations and individuals who are making a positive impact in the St. Louis community

play

ArtsCommunity & CultureHEC Films

Wallace Herndon Smith: Artist Without Boundaries

A biographical profile celebrating the life and work of the prolific 20th Century American artist, Wallace Herndon Smith.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Value of The Arts

Join HEC-TV for a look at the value of the arts in St. Louis-what they mean to our economy and society, plus hear from Dana Gioia, the Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

To Dance Again: Parkinson’s Meets Tango

Explores how the three-minute love story known as tango improves the lives of Parkinson’s patients, while telling a personal story about living with the disease.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

2010

St. Louis Philharmonic Holiday Pops Concert 2010 Featuring the St. Louis Philharmonic Orchestra, Kirkwood Children’s Chorale, Lindenwood University Chorus and St. Louis Community College at Meramce Chorus, this concert features holiday favorites from the Touhill Performing Arts Center.

play

Arts

St. Louis Art Museum

Saint Louis Art Museum Director Brent R. Benjamin and architect David Chipperfield.

play

Arts

Enchantment of Dreams

From the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis this libretto by Michael Patrick Albano with music by Cary John Franklin and co-commissioned with Washington National Opera, this charming work juxtaposes the whimsical and mystical qualities of dreams with the real growth struggles of contemporary children.

play

Arts

Noteworthy: The John Donald Robb Story

Delve into the life of American composer and Southwest Folk music enthusiast John Donald Robb. Discover the local connection between Robb, the St. Louis McDonnell’s and UM-SL.

play

Arts

Music Across The State Festival

A concert featuring The St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra and The Youth Symphony of Kansas City.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

The Bosman Twins, June 2011

The saxophone is the featured instrument and topic for this installment of I Love Jazz with Don Wolff. Rising Star of Jazz with Adam Larson.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

More Than A Banana Skirt

Learn about the life, loves and civil rights causes that impacted Josephine Baker’s life from surviving family members and others who have been touched by this multi-faceted entertainer.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Fashion Icon

Enjoy a front row view as you travel through the decades of Baker’s glamorous costume and wardrobe collection at a fashion show hosted by the Sheldon and Mary Strauss.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Coming Home

Take a personal tour of the Sheldon’s special exhibit with curator Olivia Lahs-Gonzales.

play

Arts

O Pioneers!

An opera about a strong, independent woman who gives up love to take over her father’s farm.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Reviews of A Chorus Line, The Immigrant, Just Desserts, and others: June 14, 2011

June 14, 2011 reviews of St. Louis theater from Bob Wilcox and Gerry Kowarsky.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Upper Crust

This class is a toss up.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Big Big News

Road trip to the area's biggest attractions and distractions.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Piratefest

Pirates, scalawags and ne'er-do-wells drop anchor in the 'burbs.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Corkball

Two St. Louis games are one St. Louis game.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Wabash, Frisco & Pacific Railroad

A railroad that has been chugging along St. Louis county for over 70 years.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Reviews of Taming of the Shrew, Montford Point Marine, and others: May 31, 2011

Bob Wilcox and Gerry Kowarsky review St. Louis theater from May 31, 2011

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Having a Ball(room)

Amazingly, it hasn't ALWAYS been a St. Louis Thing, it just seems like it.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Reviews of Jersey Boys, Dark Matters, and others: May 17, 2011

Bob Wilcox and Gerry Kowarsky review St. Louis Theater from May 17, 2011including Jersey Boys at the Fox

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Collective Improvisation

Ragtime, Streckfus Steamers, Saxophonist Frank Trumbauer, and Trumpeter Miles Davis are all reasons that St. Louis was instrumental in the development of Jazz.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Beer With Class

Students have good heads on them at a fine educational institution.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Table For Four?

TABLE FOR FOUR?
A haven in Hazelwood . . . bridge addicts get their fix.

play

ArtsCommunity & Culture

Reviews of Black Pearl Sings, Awake and Sing! and others: May 3, 2011

Bob Wilcox and Gerry Kowarsky review St. Louis Theater from May 3, 2011.

play

Things to do in St. Louis

  • 1. Text As Visual Language. Read More
  • 2. Striking Power: Iconoclasm in Ancient Egypt. Read More
  • 3. How We See Materiality and Color Opens at Laumeier Sculpture Park. Read More
  • 4. Art Saint Louis Winter Exhibition at Angad Arts Hotel. Read More
  • 5. Muny Memories. Read More
Sign Up
HEC-TV NewsLetter

Playing Now

  • 20:00 | Frames
  • 21:00 | Mission to Educate
  • 22:00 | Endangered Tales
  • 07:00 | Western Tradition
  • 07:30 | Western Tradition