WVIZ (Channel 25) is turning its attention to beer. Applause, an arts and culture program, will examine the history of beer-making in Cleveland at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. (Dec. 5) (Check local listings for the specific cable or satellite provider channel.)
The show, hosted by Dee Perry, includes interviews with author and beer historian Robert Musson, Great Lakes Brewing Co. co-owner Pat Conway and Akron Beacon Journal beer writer Rick Armon. It explores the history of beer in the city and touches on the current rise of craft breweries.
Another feature on the program will focus on Cleveland’s Hermit Club, which will house the new Hofbrauhaus brewpub opening in the city.
The program will repeat at 4 p.m. Saturday and 12:30 p.m. Sunday.