Celebrate LGBTQ Pride this June on WPT!

May 31, 2019

Diverse perspectives contribute greatly to our knowledge and understanding of the culture and diversity of Wisconsin residents. Fifty years after the Stonewall riots on June 28, 1969 (read more here!), Wisconsin Public Television is pleased to share Pride Month programs honoring many facets of LGBTQ life and history. Read on for a selection of scripted…

Michael Perry: How Ya Doin’ – Q&A With Program Co-Producers

March 5, 2019

Michael Perry: How Ya Doin’ is a new television special with an old twist. In the program, premiering 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 5 on Wisconsin Public Television, celebrated Wisconsin author and humorist Michael Perry looks back on his Clodhopper tales of life in Wisconsin with an eye toward the ways his stories of the past connect us…

What We Watch: Matthew Kramer, Special Projects Engineer

April 23, 2018

Matthew Kramer is a special projects engineer in WPT’s engineering department. Matthew’s days involve defining and reviewing production workflows, coordinating with producers, directors and other WPT staff to keep track of each show’s many moving pieces, and maintaining WPT’s technology and hardware – from studio cameras to routers and intercom systems.  For the May issue…

What We Watch: Kayleigh Steinback, Audience Services Manager

March 20, 2018

Kayleigh Steinback leads Audience Services at Wisconsin Public Television and Wisconsin Public Radio. If viewers have questions, or if staff members request surveys about our programs, Kayleigh’s team is there – and at our many events, too! For the April issue of our member program guide, Airwaves, we caught up with Kayleigh to learn more about…

Victorious Blog, Season 2: The Luxury of Conscience

February 19, 2018

This is part of the Victorious Blog series. Click here to read the series. Sadly, “The Luxury of Conscience” is already the second-to-last episode of the season. Time flies when you’re watching Victoria! In this episode, we saw Victoria and Albert face their worst nightmare as parents. Plus, Peel took on the ultimate battle in Parliament,…

Victorious Blog, Season 2: The King Over the Water

February 14, 2018

This is part of the Victorious Blog series. Click here to read the series. Who’s ready for a trip to Scotland? *Raises hand* Gorgeous scenery, lively dances, bagpipes … This episode was a virtual vacation. And let’s not forget the romance! We’re talking upwards of three romantic subplots. If you’re ready to relive the latest episode,…

Victorious Blog, Season 2: Faith, Hope & Charity

February 6, 2018

This is part of the Victorious Blog series. Click here to read the series. OK, Daisy Goodwin. I’m wise to your technique, now.  You sandwich low-drama episodes in between the dramatic ones to give us a little respite. And we appreciate it. But this week was pretty intense. Potato famine! A brooding Ernest! Tension downstairs! But…

Victorious Blog, Season 2: Entente Cordiale

January 29, 2018

This is part of the Victorious Blog series. Click here to read the series. Previously on Victoria: Everything went horribly wrong and we vowed to not let them toy with our emotions again. But we came back to watch more, didn’t we? Of course we did. If you missed “Entente Cordiale,” you can watch Victoria on-demand, anytime…