For Great Performances, Bill O’Donnell is series producer and David Horn is executive producer.
Great Performances is a production of THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET, and is funded by the Irene Diamond Fund, the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Arts Fund, The Starr Foundation, The Agnes Varis Trust, the LuEsther T. Mertz Charitable Trust, The Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, the Philip and Janice Levin Foundation, and PBS.
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