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FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman Premieres Fridays at 8:30 PM on PBS NC and the PBS Video App

Front Row with Marc Rotterman covers issues that affect North Carolinians on a state and national level. Bringing together his insider experience, sharp intellect and key contacts including elected officials, policy makers and journalists, Marc ensures that all points of view are heard.

For a fast-paced, informative and objective conversation, join Marc Rotterman and a panel of notable guests Fridays at 8:30 PM on PBS NC, stream online and subscribe to the podcast on Spotify, Apple and Google Podcasts.

A Conversation with Tim Moore and Dan Blue

Join us this Friday for a special episode of Front Row with Marc Rotterman. Marc discusses the state budget, criminal justice reform and many other issues with NC Speaker of the House Tim Moore and Senator Dan Blue, the Democratic Leader in the NC Senate.

Friday, October 8, 8:30 PM on PBS NC and the PBS Video app

"Marc Rotterman calls balls and strikes on FRONT ROW and he makes it a point to ensure all views are heard and respected."

- Democratic Strategist Morgan Jackson

"Front Row with Marc Rotterman provides thoughtful, intelligent debate on issues of concern to North Carolina and the nation."

- NC House Speaker Tim Moore

"Marc's extensive knowledge of politics makes for a solid discussion. He's insightful and respectful... something often lacking in today's media."

- Veteran Broadcaster David Crabtree

Getting news in today's media environment can prove overwhelming. For a fast-paced look at what's happening in your world, tune in to FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman and stay current on the latest in state and national concerns. 

New episodes premiere Friday nights with repeats throughout the weekend. 

PBS NC (formerly UNC-TV): Fridays at 8:30 PM and again on Sundays at 4:30 PM
North Carolina Channel: Fridays at 9 PM, Saturdays at 4 PM, and Sundays at 9:30 AM

Find your local channels with our Channel Guide, and check local listings on our Schedule page.

Listen to the Podcast

The FRONT ROW with Marc Rotterman podcast is available on Spotify, Apple and Google Podcasts.


Major funding for FRONT ROW provided by:

Robert L. Luddy


Additional funding provided by Patricia and Koo Yuen through The Yuen Foundation,
committed to bridging cultural differences in our communities.


Funding for the Lightning Round provided by:

NC Realtors
Helen Laughery
Mary Louise and John Burress
Rifenburg Construction 
Stefan Gleason
And Jane and Van Hipp


With additional funding provided by the following:

Boddie-Noell Foundation   
Tom Smith
Mary J.C. Cresimore
Tom and Lisa Apodaca
Pat and Anne Gavaghan
Chris Judy
McLaughlin & Associates


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