Oct 04, 2021

BronxTalk I October 04, 2021 - Sonia Manzano Presents 'Alma's Way' to the Bronx

On this week’s BronxTalk, Bronx legend Sonia Manzano presented her new animated PBS Kids series, Alma’s Way, to her home borough of the Bronx. There were first looks at clips of the delightful show that depicts not only young Alma’s home borough of the Bronx, but encouragement for urban youngsters to use their heads, to think for themselves. Manzano, known as Maria from Sesame Street by generations of children who is now the Creator and Executive Producer of Alma’s Way, and Ellen Doherty, the Chief Creative Officer at Fred Rogers Productions, talked about the significance of the program for modern day children in the Bronx, New York City, and all urban places. BronxTalk is hosted by Gary Axelbank. This week’s edition of BronxTalk marks the program’s 27th anniversary. Alma’s Way is seen daily on WNET, channel 13 in NY at 8:30 a.m. daily. Producers: Rebecca Hemick & Stephen Powell Editor: Yenelsida Diaz For more information on BronxNet visit us at- https://bronxnet.org/ Follow us on Facebook at- https://www.facebook.com/BronxNetTV Follow us on Twitter at- https://twitter.com/BronxnetTV Follow us on Instagram at- https://www.instagram.com/bronxnettv Follow us on LinkedIn at- https://www.linkedin.com/company/bronxnet-community-television

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