PBS | 9:00 pm
The performing arts series opens Season 44 with Lincoln Center Theater’s acclaimed production of "Pipeline," a new play by Dominique Morisseau. The story follows Nya, an inner-city public high school teacher who is desperate to give her teenage son the opportunities she knows most of the students at her school will never have. The young man faces the threat of expulsion from his private school in the wake of a controversial incident, forcing Nya to seek a way to salvage his future. Audra McDonald is the host.