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Alvin Ailey on Chauncey Green, the friend who saved his life

Ailey describes his "blood memories" and growing up during the Great Depression in Texas, where he met a friend who had a lasting impact on his life. "Chauncey saved my life. ... Chauncey Green, I shall never forget him."
Clip Season 36 Episode 1 Length 02:56 Premiere: 01/11/22

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Season 36 Episodes

Groucho & Cavett

S36 E8 Length 1:21:59 Premiere Date 12/27/22

The Adventures of Saul Bellow

S36 E7 Length 1:22:55 Premiere Date 12/12/22

Buffy Sainte-Marie: Carry It On

S36 E6 Length 1:29:33 Premiere Date 11/22/22

Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road

S36 E5 Length 1:23:22 Premiere Date 06/14/22

Waterman – Duke: Ambassador of Aloha

S36 E3 Length 1:23:57 Premiere Date 05/10/22

Marian Anderson: The Whole World in Her Hands

S36 E2 Length 1:53:01 Premiere Date 02/08/22

Ailey

S36 E1 Length 1:23:21 Premiere Date 01/11/22

Ailey

Preview Length 01:01 Premiere Date 01/11/22

Rennie Harris on the power of the choreographer

Clip Length 00:57 Premiere Date 01/11/22

Ailey's "Revelations" draws on African American spirituals

Clip Length 02:24 Premiere Date 01/11/22

Choreographer Rennie Harris on channeling Ailey

Clip Length 01:51 Premiere Date 01/11/22

Bill T. Jones remembers the first time he met Alvin Ailey

Clip Length 02:11 Premiere Date 01/11/22

Ailey dancers reflect on company's scrappy beginnings

Clip Length 01:51 Premiere Date 01/11/22

Remembering Stan Lee

Clip Length 07:17 Premiere Date 11/13/18

Remembering Paula Wayne

Clip Length 03:09 Premiere Date 11/12/18

Artists Flight Series Promo

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 08/31/18

Remembering Neil Simon

Clip Length 01:04 Premiere Date 08/28/18

Remembering Anthony Bourdain

Clip Length 00:24 Premiere Date 06/08/18

Against All Odds: Meet the Woman Behind American Masters

Clip Length 05:29 Premiere Date 03/09/18

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