Great Performances

Sting: The Last Ship

Season 41 Episode 14 | 1h 22m 52s

Sting, the 16-time Grammy Award-winning musician, performs songs from his new album, "The Last Ship," and forthcoming musical of the same name in an intimate evening of music and storytelling live at The Public Theater in New York City. Drawing upon his memories growing up in the shipbuilding community of Wallsend in the North East of England, Sting provides a glimpse into the shipbuilders' lives.

Aired: 02/21/14

Expired: 02/20/16

Rating: TV-PG

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