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John Lithgow is hosting what looks like a pretty fun special on PBS next week (it airs April 26th).

Here’s how PBS describes it:

This one-hour special features actor John Lithgow going back to school to demonstrate the transformative power of arts education. He immerses himself with teachers and students to explore four arts disciplines: dance, ceramics, silk-screen printing and vocal jazz ensemble. The program celebrates how arts education nurtures and inspires the hearts and minds of students of all ages.

 

He did this interview about it with Stephen Colbert last night:

And here’s the show’s trailer: