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March 2018 Program Highlights:

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 8:00pm

(Rochester, NY) - A celebrity-filled, hour-long special celebrates Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, the pioneering PBS series that premiered nationally 50 years ago and became an iconic and enduring landmark in the world of children’s television and beyond.

Friday, March 30, 2018 - 1:00pm

(Rochester, NY) – From plagues and pyramids to the crossing of the Red Sea, the gripping story of the Israelites’ escape from Egypt comes to life with reverence and triumph through Handel’s sumptuous music, in a new adaptation by Apollo's Fire Artistic Director Jeannette Sorrell. Israel in Egypt

Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 9:00pm

(Rochester, NY) - Women throughout history have broken the rules and stepped outside conventional social norms to make history happen. A Beautiful World: Rebels, Renegades and Wild Women, airing on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 9 p.m. on AM 1370, investigates several women who stand out as the rebels of their time. 



Kristin Tutino

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