Press Releases


January 11, 2013

Milwaukee Public Television's Community Cinema will offer a preview and discussion of THE REAGAN PRESIDENCY on Thursday, February 7 at 6:30 p.m. The preview event, which takes place at Discovery World, is free and open to the public.

THE REAGAN PRESIDENCY is a three-part series that reveals new details of Reagan's domestic and international policies through interviews with political leaders and scholars. The preview will be comprised of highlights of parts one, two and three and will be one hour in length. Following the preview, Chip Duncan and his team from Duncan Entertainment Group - the independent filmmakers who produced THE REAGAN PRESIDENCY, will be available for questions from the audience.

MPTV will air part one of THE REAGAN PRESIDENCY on Wednesday, February 13 at 9:00 p.m., part two on Wednesday, February 20 at 9:00 p.m., and part three on Wednesday, February 27 at 9:00 p.m. All three installments will be broadcast on MPTV 36.1HD.

MPTV Community Cinema previews local and national films monthly, September through May. With the exception of a "special preview," all previews are held at Discovery World, 500 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee. For more details, call (414) 297-7520.

About MPTV
Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) is southeastern Wisconsin's premier non-commercial media organization. MPTV consists of two traditional television stations, WMVS and WMVT, and seven additional digital television services. The MPTV stations are the area's only over-the-air source for PBS and other national public television programs, and also offer a diverse schedule of their own award-winning local series and specials. The station is watched by over 900,000 viewers each week throughout southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.
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Erin Eaton, Publicist/Grant Writer
P: (414) 297-8229

Darlyne Haertlein, Manager-Community Relations
P: (414) 297-7518