PBS Arts

A Celebration of the Arts

PBS Arts brings communities together nationwide, representing diverse audiences and connecting Americans through rich, educational programming featuring dance, music, theater, writing and more.

Spotlight on #PBSForTheArts

Join us as we celebrate the resiliency of the arts in America.

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Spotlight on #PBSForTheArts

Spotlight on #PBSForTheArts

Join us as we celebrate the resiliency of the arts in America.

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#PBSForTheArts

Official Announcement

#PBSForTheArts

#PBSForTheArts is a multiplatform campaign celebrating the resiliency of the arts in America during the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown and reopening. The campaign features a variety of programming across broadcast and digital platforms to showcase the devastating impact of the pandemic to the arts industry.

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Can't-Miss Performances

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    Celebrate the hit musical with this all-star concert version featuring songs from the beloved score.

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    In defiance of their families, Romeo and Juliet risk everything to be together.

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    Join Maestro Luke Frazier and a star-studded cast for an exciting evening of songs.

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    Tony Award nominee Conor McPherson breathes new life into Anton Chekhov’s masterpiece.

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    Take a look at how arts organizations nationwide are surviving the pandemic and evolving.

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#PBSForTheArts Artist Spotlight

Blog

#PBSForTheArts Artist Spotlight

In March of 2020, The Cleveland Orchestra, like most orchestras, found itself unable to perform. How would they connect with their audience? In November 2020, the orchestra launched a new streaming platform named Adella (after the orchestra's founder Adella Prentiss Hughes), and presented a virtual season.

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The world of classical performing arts is brought to the comfort of your living room.

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New from PBS NewsHour: Beyond the Canvas

Meet some of the nation’s leading cultural creators -- musicians, playwrights, comedians, and more.

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Discover insightful profiles of important figures in America's artistic and cultural life.

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