Genre: Anthology, Documentary, Biography
Premise: Since its premiere in 1986, this Emmy-winning documentary series has presented hundreds of hours comprising profiles of outstanding American cultural artists. Past subjects have included Charlie Chaplin, Helen Hayes, pop icon Andy Warhol, singer Billie Holliday and composer-conductor Leonard Bernstein.
S26, E07 (First Aired: Dec. 28, 2012)
The struggles and triumphs of the Joffrey Ballet from 1956 to the present, including the breakthroughs of choreographers Twyla Tharp, Laura Dean and Margo Sappington, and excerpts from signature works ``Astarte,'' ``Trinity'' and ``Billboards.''