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The Arts on TV: 'Catch Me If You Can,' David Garrett and Disney Hall's garden

April 28, 2011 |  9:00 am

Garrett “Late Show With David Letterman” 11:35 p.m. Thursday, CBS: The Broadway cast of “Catch Me if You Can” performs.

Movie: "Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl” (1982) 5:30 p.m. Friday, IFC: John Cleese, Graham Chapman. Members of Britain's comedy troupe re-create some of their popular sketches on stage during a 1981 performance.

“The Artist Toolbox” 10 p.m. Friday, KVCR: German violinist David Garrett.

“Victory Garden” 9:30 a.m. Saturday, KLCS: Urban Oasis -- City oasis atop the Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles; community gardens; Boston's oldest farmer's market.

Movie: "Let's Get Lost” (1989) 4:25 p.m. Saturday, Sundance: Chet Baker, Carol Baker. Filmmaker Bruce Weber interviews jazz trumpeter Chet Baker and his family, and shows Baker in old clips.

“Inside” 6 p.m. Saturday, KSCI: The Emperor's Treasure -- Taiwan's National Palace Museum houses an art collection of more than 600,000 objects that gives a new perspective on China's cultural history.  

“Great Performances” Midnight Saturday, KVCR: "Cyrano de Bergerac" -- Kevin Kline stars as Cyrano de Bergerac in the play's first staging on Broadway since 1984.
 
“My Generation” 4:30 p.m. Sunday, KVCR: Violinist Joshua Bell; composer Marvin Hamlisch.

“Vine Talk” 10 p.m. Monday, KVCR: Actress Jennifer Coolidge; music director Alan Gilbert, New York Philharmonic; chef Steven Raichlen.

-- Compiled by Matt Cooper

Photo: David Garrett. Credit: Philipp Müller

 

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