Fred Vigeant is WITF's Director of Programming and Promotions for TV and Radio. Fred manages the schedules for our radio and television platforms. He also analyzes audience research and manages the public affairs program Smart Talk. Previously, Fred was at WRVO in Oswego, NY for 12 years serving in various roles including Program Director and before that Operations Manager. Fred graduated from the State University of New York College at Oswego with a B.A. in Mass Communications and Broadcasting.
Watch Dolly Parton & Friends: 50 Years at the Opry Sunday, February 28 at 8:00pm on WITF. You can stream WITF TV live on our website and through the PBS Video app on Roku, Apple TV and iPhone and Android smartphones. The program is also available on-demand through the PBS Video app.
Fifty years after first playing Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry for the first time, the iconic Dolly Parton returns for a one-off, star-studded night packed with hits.
Dolly takes to the stage and performs a medley of her greatest hits with her trademark charisma and pizzazz. A gift to her fans, this glorious celebration features old favorites along with a whole host of special invited guests, including Toby Keith, Emmylou Harris, Dierks Bentley and Hank Williams, Jr., who join Dolly for festive shenanigans and memorable performances.
A one-night special event with a true legend, this 50th-anniversary concert is a joy from start to finish, proving that Dolly is as vibrant and entertaining as ever.