New Artists Added to the Lineup for GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends®

The Recording Academy™ has expanded its lineup for the GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends® an awards ceremony and live tribute concert celebrating the 2018 Special Merit Awards honorees on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Added to the lineup are four-time GRAMMY® winner Yolanda Adams, who will perform and honor Tony Agnello […]

Recording Academy™ To Honor 2018 Special Merit Awards Recipients With GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends™ on Great Performances

Recording Academy™ To Honor 2018 Special Merit Awards Recipients With GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends™ on Great Performances

The Recording Academy™ will honor its 2018 Special Merit Awards recipients with GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends™, an awards ceremony and live tribute concert on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. This year’s Lifetime Achievement Award honorees are Hal Blaine, Neil Diamond, Emmylou Harris, Louis Jordan, the Meters, Queen, and Tina Turner. Additional Special Merit Awards honorees to be celebrated include […]

5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Opening of The Opera House

 5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Opening of The Opera House

The Metropolitan Opera played a pivotal role in bringing together a wide range of cultural institutions to a centralized new Manhattan home in the 1950s and ‘60s. Here, we pull back the curtain on the opening of the Metropolitan Opera’s new home. 1. The Met almost moved to several other notable New York locations Beginning […]

Your GREAT PERFORMANCES Valentine’s Day Mixtape

Your GREAT PERFORMANCES Valentine’s Day Mixtape

It’s Valentine’s Day, and we’re feeling amorous! To help set the mood for your perfect date, we’ve compiled some of the most romantic songs from GREAT PERFORMANCES programs – from Broadway to jazz, and more. 1) “Cheek to Cheek,” Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek LIVE Moviegoers swooned when Fred Astaire and Ginger […]

AARP The Magazine Celebrates the Winners for the 17th Annual Movies for Grownups® Awards in Los Angeles

AARP The Magazine Celebrates the Winners for the 17th Annual Movies for Grownups® Awards in Los Angeles

Appearances by Helen Mirren, Gary Oldman, Annette Bening, Saoirse Ronan, Blythe Danner, Mark Hamill, Guillermo Del Toro, Aaron Sorkin, Willem Dafoe, Jason Clarke, Alfre Woodard,   Ben Mendelsohn, Alan Cumming, Betty Gabriel, Richard Jenkins, Rian Johnson, Laurie Metcalf, Marcus Henderson, Michael Gracey and more  Awards to be broadcast for first time ever on Feb. 23 at […]

AARP The Magazine Announces Presenters for the 17th Annual Movies for Grownups® Awards

AARP The Magazine Announces Presenters for the 17th Annual Movies for Grownups® Awards

Alfre Woodard, Jason Clarke, Mark Hamill, Saoirse Ronan, Ben Mendelsohn, Shari Belafonte, Willem Dafoe, Kelly Marie Tran, Doug Jones, Michael Gracey, Molly Bloom and others join award-winning actor and host Alan Cumming at a Star-Studded Evening on Monday, Feb. 5 in Los Angeles WASHINGTON, DC—AARP announced today the official presenters for the 17th Annual Movies […]

Great Performances at The Met – Season 12

Great Performances at The Met – Season 12

Great Performances at The Met returns to PBS for its twelfth season in 2018, delighting audiences with nine productions featuring the world’s leading stars of opera. PBS is excited to highlight two of these operas – Norma and Tosca – with primetime broadcasts.  The season opens with The Met’s new production of Bellini’s Norma, starring Sondra Radvanovsky as the […]