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Membership Drive Special Program Highlights

Each year at the end of November and the beginning of December, we host our final membership drive of the calendar year. This year we’ve put together a special line-up of great programs we think you’ll enjoy. While the full schedule is available at, here’s a line-up of highlights for each night of the November/December Membership Drive at CET and ThinkTV:


Barbara StreisandFriday, November 29th

Barbra Streisand gets back to her roots tonight on Barbra Streisand: Back to Brooklyn. This program will air at 9pm on ThinkTV16 and CET. It will encore at 8pm Saturday, Nov. 30, on CET Arts and at 8pm Tuesday, Dec. 3, on ThinkTV14.





Texas TenorsSaturday, Nov. 30th

Tonight is a great night for music enthusiasts, especially if you like country and folk. We’ll have Texas Tenors: You Should Dream at 8pm and John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind at 9:30pm on ThinkTV14. For those looking for music of the classic variety, catch Best of the 60s at 8pm on CET and ThinkTV16.





Downton AbbeySunday, Dec. 1st

Sunday is a big night for Downton Abbey fans! In preparation for Downton Abbey Season 4, we’ll be airing Return to Downton Abbey at 9pm. This special remembers the first three seasons and looks ahead to season 4 with host Susan Sarandon. If you’re not a Downton fan, consider checking out Great Performance: Pavarotti – A Voice for the Ages at 8pm on ThinkTV14 or Il Volo Buon Natale at 7:30pm on CET Arts.




Celtic WomanMonday, Dec. 2nd

We’ll be live in the CET studio tonight with special thank you gifts for members, including concert tickets! Join us for Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas at 8pm and Brit Floyd: Live at Red Rock at 9:30pm. If you’re up north, join us for Trans-Siberian Orchestra: Ghost of Christmas Eve. This program also has a great line-up of thank you gifts!





Tenors: Lead with your HeartTuesday, Dec. 3rd

The live membership drive continues in Cincinnati with Tenors: Lead with Your Heart at 8pm on CET and CET Arts. On ThinkTV, we’ll have Best of the 60s at 8pm on ThinkTV16 and the encore performance of Barbra Streisand: Back to Brooklyn at 8pm on ThinkTV14.





Deepak ChopraWednesday, Dec. 4th

Fans of Celtic Woman can catch the group’s new holiday special Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas at 8pm on ThinkTV16 followed by Carole King – James Taylor Live at the Troubadour at 9:30. In Cincinnati, viewers will have Deepak Chopra: What are You Hungry For? at 8pm on CET.






Elton JohnThursday, Dec. 5th

Legendary artist Elton John performs “Your Song,” “Rocket Man” and “Candle in the Wind” tonight on Elton John in Concert at 9:30pm on CET. If you’re more of the fiddling type, join us at 8pm on CET Arts for Fiddlers Holiday with Jay Ungar and Molly Mason. For ThinkTV viewers, highlights include an encore of Barbra Streisand: Back to Brooklyn at 8pm on ThinkTV16 and Doc Martin: Revealed at 10pm on ThinkTV14.




Brit FloydFriday, Dec. 6th

We’ll be bringing back the ever-popular Magic Moments – The Best of 50s Pop at 8pm on ThinkTV14 tonight as well as John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind at 9pm on ThinkTV16. On CET, we’ll be encoring Brit Floyd: Live at Red Rocks at 9pm on CET and CET Arts.






Viewer’s Choice Weekend will be Saturday, Dec. 7, and Sunday, Dec. 8. Visit our schedule page at for the most updated information!

Posted on: 11/21/2013 • Programs





I had been informed, by letter from WCET, that this special was to be aired on Dec 10:00p.m. A party gathered to watch.. What happened to it? We searched and could not find it, much to the disappointment of those gathered! Will this be aired later since it was cut in favor or another?

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