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June Membership Drive Highlights

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It’s almost time for our June Membership Drive! Running from June 2 to June 10, this drive is ThinkTV and CET's last membership push before the end of the fiscal year. We have a great line-up of shows – and corresponding thank you gifts – including Fleetwood Mac: The Dance, Benise: Fuego!, Celtic Thunder X, Andrea Bocelli: Landmarks Live and more.

Here are a few of the shows we’re most excited about this drive:

 

Folk Legends

Saturday, June 2, at 2pm on CET Arts

Sunday, June 3, at 8pm on ThinkTV16

Monday, June 4, at 8pm on CET Arts

Tuesday, June 5, at 8pm on ThinkTV16

Wednesday, June 6, at 8pm on ThinkTV14

Treasure this last and historic gathering of the artists who defined folk music, including Peter, Paul and Mary, Arlo Guthrie, Pete Seeger and The Weavers. The 2003 Carnegie Hall concert features performances the artists considered among their best.

 

Perry Como Classics

Saturday, June 2, at 5pm on CET Arts

Saturday, June 2, at 7pm on ThinkTV16

Sunday, June 3, at 6:30pm on CET

Monday, June 4, at 8pm on ThinkTV14

Join hosts Peter Marshall and Nick Clooney to enjoy Perry Como’s hit songs from long-lost and restored episodes of his 1950s to 1980s TV shows. Carol Burnett, Regis Philbin, Jay Leno and others offer tributes.

 

Ken Burns: America’s Storyteller – The Vietnam War

Saturday, June 2, at 6pm on ThinkTV14

Sunday, June 3, at 9pm on ThinkTV14

Sunday, June 3, at 4:30pm on CET

Wednesday, June 6, at 9pm on CET and ThinkTV16

Thursday, June 7, at 9pm on ThinkTV14

Join host Tom Hanks for a celebration of filmmaker Ken Burns, whose nearly four-decade career has resulted in some of the most acclaimed historical documentaries ever made.

 

Doo Wop Generations

Saturday, June 2, at 8pm on ThinkTV14

Sunday, June 3, at 5:30pm on CET Arts

Friday, June 8, at 8:30pm on CET

Celebrate the new generation of Doo Wop performers as the original legends reunite to pass the torch. Performers include Kenny Vance & the Planotones, The Duprees, The Whiptones, Charlie Thomas' Drifters, The Modern Gentlemen and many more.

 

Celtic Thunder X

Saturday, June 2, at 8pm on CET

Tuesday, June 5, at 8pm on CET

Wednesday, June 6, at 8pm on CET Arts

A brand new show to celebrate 10 years of Celtic Thunder with a fantastic mix of both traditional and contemporary Irish Songs, Classic Hits, Love Songs, Nostalgic Songs and Fun Retro Songs from the soundtracks of viewers lives. With 26 new songs producer Sharon Browne has bought back the magic that turned Celtic Thunder into a household name in 2008.

 

Benise: Fuego! Spirit of Spain

Saturday, June 2, at 8:30pm on ThinkTV16

Monday, June 4, at 8pm on CET

Monday, June 4, at 9:30p on CET Arts

Tuesday, June 5, at 8pm on CET Arts

Wednesday, June 6, at 9:30pm on ThinkTV14

It's one hot night as Benise unveils his fourth PBS special, Fuego! Spirit of Spain. Benise, "The Prince of Spanish Guitar," takes us on a romantic and exotic journey of music and dance that celebrates the fire, passion and spirit of Spain.

 

Fleetwood Mac: The Dance

Saturday, June 2, at 10pm on ThinkTV16

Monday, June 4, at 9:30pm on CET

Tuesday, June 5, at on ThinkTV16

Tuesday, June 5, at 9:30pm on ThinkTV14

Tuesday, June 5, at 9:30pm on CET Arts

Celebrate the greatest hits from the best-selling album Rumours in this intimate concert recorded in 1997. Lindsey Buckingham, Mick Fleetwood, Christine McVie, John McVie and Stevie Nicks perform “Don’t Stop,” “Go Your Own Way,” “The Chain” and more.

 

Joe Bonamassa: British Blues Explosion Live

Saturday, June 2, at 10pm on CET

Thursday, June 7, at 9:30pm on CET

Friday, June 8, at 9:30pm on CET Arts

Blues superstar Joe Bonamassa pays tribute to the legends of the British Blues, in a stunning live concert recorded at the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich, London.

 

Andrea Bocelli: Landmarks Live in Concert

Sunday, June 3, at 8pm on CET

Thursday, June 7, at 8pm on CET

Friday, June 8, at 8pm on CET Arts

In this special performance from the spectacular Palazzo Vecchio in Florence, Italy, Bocelli is joined by world-renowned conductor Zubin Mehta, sopranos Carly Paoli and Maria Aleida, baritone Gianfranco Montresor, and violinist David Garrett. Host Chad Smith takes an up-close and personal tour of Bocelli’s villa in Tuscany as well as the City of Florence.

 

Concert for George

Sunday, June 3, at 8pm on CET Arts

Thursday, June 7, at 8pm on ThinkTV16

Thursday, June 7, at 8pm on CET Arts

Celebrate George Harrison's life in this 2002 memorial concert at the Royal Albert Hall with performances of his music from Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Tom Petty, Billy Preston and more.