Monticello (Virginia)

Join host Jim Welch as he guides viewers through the restoration of the house known as Monticello. Monticello was the home of Thomas Jefferson: one of our Founding Fathers, and third President of the United States. 

Trustus Theater, managed by a "mom and pop" team, is located in Columbia, S.C. Trustus hosts a variety of modern plays, and plays an important role in Columbia, S.C.'s arts culture. 

Monticello Restoration | 27:Fifty (1992)
Episode 1


Monticello is the home of one of the United States’ Founding Fathers: Thomas Jefferson. Thomas Jefferson began building his home in 1768, and had total design and architectural control of the home’s...
Trustus Theater | 27:Fifty (1992)
Episode 2


Managed by a “mom and pop” team, Trustus Theater is a converted warehouse in Columbia, S.C., which hosts a variety of modern American plays. Several staff members at Trustus discuss their experiences...