Comcast 'video on demand' schedule for March and early April

March 17, 2011

Comcast cable will offer several shows produced by Penn State Public Broadcasting on its Video on Demand service in the coming weeks.

Available from March 22 to April 18, “Di Trevis Backstage,” (2011). The first woman to run a company at Britain’s Royal National Theatre, Di Trevis’ work has been lauded as “ravishing.” The English actress and director reflects on her career and discusses the upcoming publication of her book.

Available through April 1: “Courtside,” (2011). The Lady Lions finished the regular season strong and earned a No. 6 seed in the NCAA tournament. Head coach, Coquese Washington breaks down plans for the tournament. Go to for more info and video.

Available through April 18: “Winter’s Legacy,” (2011). The general pattern of wetness and dryness this past winter has led to high wildfire risks in one part of the country and spring flooding worries in another.

Available March 22 to April 4: “Coffee Craze,” (2005). How does coffee affect your health? Hear food scientist Manfred Kroger discuss his coffee research and debunk myths surrounding the coffee buzz.

Available from March 22 to April 4: “Ornamental Grass,” (2006). Does your yard look a little bare during this time of year? Find out which plants can spruce up your lawn this winter.


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