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Foo Fighters – Landmarks Live in Concert: A Great Performances Special

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GREAT PERFORMANCES Presents Foo Fighters – Landmarks Live in Concert: A Great Performances Special Premiering Friday, November 10 on PBS Historic concert filmed this summer at the Acropolis in Athens, Greece Series hosted by Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith Multi-Grammy-winning rock band Foo Fighters delivers an electrifying, historic performance at the famed Odeon of Herodes Atticus […]

She Loves Me

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The critically-acclaimed Roundabout Theatre Company production of She Loves Me comes to GREAT PERFORMANCES on Friday, October 20 at 9PM (check local listings) as the opening presentation of PBS’s fall Broadway’s Best lineup. She Loves Me joins Present Laughter (November 3), Indecent (November 17), and Holiday Inn (November 24, and also from Roundabout) as part of PBS’s Broadway’s best lineup, directed for television by Emmy […]

GRAMMY Salute to Music Legends 2017™

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In collaboration with the Recording Academy™, GREAT PERFORMANCES presents GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends 2017™, the second annual all-star concert offering a primetime spotlight for the Academy’s 2017 Special Merit Awards recipients. The celebration and tribute concert feature rare performances by honorees and renditions by those they’ve inspired. The celebration, led by GRAMMY®-winning industry icon Paul Shaffer as musical director, […]

GP at the Met: La Traviata

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Verdi’s La Traviata with the Acclaimed Sonya Yoncheva Comes to Great Performances at the Met Friday, August 25 at 9 p.m. on PBS Sonya Yoncheva reprises her widely praised interpretation of the heroine Violetta Valéry in Verdi’s La Traviata, on Great Performances at the Met Friday, August 25 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). Michael Fabiano is her lover, Alfredo. Thomas Hampson, in one […]

GP at the Met: Eugene Onegin

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Great Performances at the Met presents Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin. Anna Netrebko stars as Tatiana, the naïve heroine of Tchaikovsky’s opera, with Peter Mattei as the title character who rejects her. Alexey Dolgov is Onegin’s friend-turned-rival, Lenski, with Elena Maximova as Tatiana’s sister, Olga, and Štefan Kocán as Prince Gremin. Robin Ticciati conducts. GP at the […]

Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017

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Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017 Comes to Great Performances  With a Fairy Tale Theme And Special Guest Renée Fleming Friday, August 18 at 9PM on PBS Christoph Eschenbach returns for the second time to conduct a varied program of works from “Sleeping Beauty” to “Hansel and Gretel” to “Harry Potter” Led for the second time […]

GP at the Met: Idomeneo

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Mozart’s Early Masterpiece Idomeneo Conducted by James Levine Comes to Great Performances at the Met Sunday, July 16 at 12PM on PBS Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts an extraordinary ensemble in Idomeneo, Mozart’s early masterpiece of love and vengeance following the Trojan War on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, July 16 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). (In New York, […]

Andrea Bocelli – Landmarks Live in Concert

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Landmarks Live in Concert Hosted by Chad Smith from the Red Hot Chili Peppers Returns to Great Performances with Andrea Bocelli Friday, June 30 at 10PM on PBS The international superstar performs at Florence’s historic Palazzo Vecchio. Andrea Bocelli – Landmarks Live in Concert – A Great Performances Special continues the new Landmarks arts strand […]

GP at the Met: Don Giovanni

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Simon Keenlyside Stars as Don Giovanni – Conducted by Fabio Luisi – On Great Performances at the Met Sunday, February 19 at 12PM on PBS (Check local listings) Charismatic baritone Simon Keenlyside stars as the title character in Don Giovanni, bringing his acclaimed interpretation of the role to THIRTEEN’s Great Performances at the Met for the […]

Great Performances at The Met – Season Eleven

Great Performances at The Met returns to PBS for its eleventh season in 2017, delighting audiences with 10 productions featuring the world’s leading stars of opera. PBS is excited to highlight two of these operas – Romeo et Juliette and La Traviata – with primetime broadcasts.  The season opened with The Met’s new production of Wagner’s Tristan […]