This Week on TV: Tales of Cantabrigian Romance

This Week on TV: Tales of Cantabrigian Romance

In anticipation of Valentine’s Day, Channel 9 this weekend will feature programs on the theme of love.

  • Posted on: 5 February 2017
  • By: lily

In a Moving Image Portrait of his mom and dad, Cambridge producer Boris Masis talks with his parents, capturing the early days of their lives and the story of how they met. In Russian with English subtitles - 6 p.m. Fri. Feb. 10, 5:30 p.m. Sat. Feb. 11, and 1:35 p.m. Sun. Feb. 12.

In Grandma In Love by Cambridge producer Samantha Bruce, a grandmother discovers unexpected romance - much to the shock of the rest of my family - 6:20 p.m. Fri. Feb. 10, 6:01 p.m. Sat. Feb. 11, and 1:13 p.m. Sun. Feb. 12.

In Love: Magic vs Tragic Cambridge producers Kristina Kehrer and Lily Bouvier take turns interviewing one another, Bouvier tells her best falling in love story, Kehrer her worst break-up ever - 6:30 p.m. Fri. Feb. 10, 5:48 p.m. Sat. Feb. 11, and 1:55 p.m. Sun. Feb. 12.

And In Taza Chocoate Celebrates Cinco de Mayo, Kristina Kehrer visits a block party at the Taza Chocolate Factory on Windsor Street to get a glimpse of a factory tour and some interesting facts about our favorite aphrodesiac - 6:45 p.m. Fri. Feb. 10.

Cambridge storyteller Brother Blue chimes in on the subject of romance, with Falling In Love With Shakespeare, and other stories - 12 p.m. and 8:30pm on Sat. Feb. 11.

A Momentum Theatre Troupe production of Juliette & Romeo presents a female-centered take on Shakespeare’s famous drama - 1:30 p.m. and 10pm on Sat. Feb. 11, and 2:30 p.m. Sun. Feb. 12.

And, from the CCTV archives, Cantabrigians send shoutouts to loved ones on Valentine’s Days past - 3:30 p.m. Sat. Feb. 11 and 12 p.m. Sun. Feb. 12.

CCTV Marathons play every week on Channel 9, Fridays 6-9 p.m., Saturdays noon-midnight, and Sundays 12-4 p.m.

For entertainment on Valentine's Day evening...

Tue. Feb. 14 - tune in to Channel 8 at 9:30 p.m. for Songs for the Romantically Delusional, an evening of cabaret-style singing featuring local artists. The program will repeat at 10:30 p.m. Thu. Feb. 16 and Sat. Feb. 18.

The Charles River Conservancy and Senator Will Brownsberger

Senator Will Brownsberger of the MA Second Suffolk and Middlesex District is this week's guest on the Charles River Conservancy Parkland Show - Wed. Feb. 8 5:30 p.m. on Channel 9. The Charles River Conservancy's show broadcasts live from CCTV every second and fourth Wednesday of the month.