by Jac Kern
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Episode to air on CET June 3
premiere behind-the-scenes footage from Antiques
Roadshow’s Cincinnati episode (taped at Duke Energy Convention Center on July 21, 2012 and aired April 1-15,
2013) at 8 p.m. Monday, June 3.
When it was
announced in February 2012 that Antiques
Roadshow would return to Cincinnati to tape another episode of the PBS show
locally, the response was resounding. More than 37,000 people across the
country registered for free tickets to the live taping July 21, 2012. Attendees
are chosen at random.
appraisal show, a favorite among old people and stoners who refuse to pay for
cable, travels to different cities with a team of staffers, appraisers and volunteers
to meet with the thousands of locals and visitors who believe their junk, inheritances, yard sale finds and other antiques are worth a pretty penny — and some who just want to be on TV.
Cincinnati episodes featured Rookwood pottery, Colonel Sanders’ suit, an 1846
map of the western United States and much more. This behind-the-scenes episode
will show more of how an event of this magnitude is run so smoothly, but maybe
you’ll also get a peek of your neighbor getting his creepy doll collection
CET at 8 p.m. Monday to watch.
0 Comments · Wednesday, January 27, 2010
Come Monday, Cincinnati's CET will unveil what the Public Broadcasting System says is the first public television station to devote one of its new digital channels to 24/7 arts programming. The immediate impact of CETarts will be to offer expanded broadcast of PBS shows CET already features on its primary channel, but in the long term the Channel 48 folks wants to develop some local arts programming for the channel and already has meetings scheduled with various organizations.