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August Membership Drive Highlights

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We’re kicking off our August pledge drive this week with special shows like I Miss Downton Abbey, California Dreamin’ and more. Here’s a rundown of some of the highlights coming your way as well as their August premiere dates on each of our three main channels. You can find additional airtimes and learn more about our featured programs at http://www.cetconnect.org/featured-programs/ or http://www.thinktv.org/air/featured-programs/.

 

California Dreamin’: The Story of the Mamas and the Papas

August 22 at 8pm on ThinkTV16

August 23 at 8pm on ThinkTV14

August 24 at 8pm on CET

Celebrate 50 years of the harmonious pop-folk-rock group that defined an era. The special features interviews and performances by Mama Cass, Michelle, Denny and John, with rare footage not seen in decades.

 

Art of the Love with the Annie Moses Band

August 22 at 8pm on CET

Celebrate the greatest love songs ever written in a sweeping musical presentation by critical sensation the Annie Moses Band. From "Evergreen" to "And I Love You So" and "The Very Thought of You," this is a cinematic journey for lovers everywhere. CET will be live in the studio with special thank you gifts during this broadcast.

 

Joe Bonamassa: Live at the Greek Theatre

August 22 at 9:30pm on CET

Celebrated blues rock master Joe Bonamassa delivers a musical tribute to The Three Kings of the Blues at the legendary Greek Theatre filmed in August 2015. This concert is a continuation of the celebration of our blues heritage, which began with the 2014 production of Joe Bonamassa - Muddy Wolf at Red Rocks. CET will be live in the studio with special thank you gifts during this broadcast.

 

I Miss Downton Abbey

August 23 at 8pm on CET

August 23 at 9:30pm on ThinkTV16

August 26 at 9:30pm on ThinkTV14

Revisit treasured moments from the unforgettable series, including new behind-the-scenes clips and interview footage. Celebrate the stellar cast, the superb writing and the spectacular locations of the most successful British drama ever.

 

Summer, Surf & Beach Music We Love

August 23 at 9:30pm on CET

August 24 at 9:30pm on ThinkTV16

August 26 at 8pm on ThinkTV14

Celebrate the sun-drenched sounds of the greatest surf guitar rock and pop tunes by legendary artists that still ride the waves of popularity today. Listen to hits from the Beach Boys, Ventures, Drifters, Jan & Dean and more.

 

Inside Poldark

August 27 at 8:30pm on CET

August 29 at 8pm on ThinkTV14

August 30 at 8pm on ThinkTV16

Relive the thrilling first season of the swashbuckling romantic series with hints of what's to come for the dashing Captain Ross Poldark. This new special features cast and creator interviews, behind-the-scenes footage and the spectacular Cornish coastline.

 

Downton Abbey Marathon

From September 2 at 9pm through September 5 at 11pm on ThinkTV14

This round-the-clock celebration features every enthralling moment of the unforgettable series. Plump the cushions, pour the sherry and settle back into the world of the witty Dowager Countess and her “frenemy” Isobel, the Crawley sisters and their below stairs counterparts, for all the romance, intrigue, heartbreak and happiness Downton provides.