Winter Shows Streaming Now

Winter Shows Streaming Now

Enjoy our winter programming as we continue to practice social distancing with The Magic of Callas, Anna Deavere Smith’s Twilight: Los Angeles, and more. In these unprecedented times, we hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and healthy. All of us at Great Performances are dedicated to carrying on our legacy of bringing the best […]

Last Chance to Stream These 6 Shows

Last Chance to Stream These 6 Shows

Enjoy our winter programming as we continue to practice social distancing with the world premiere of Lea Salonga in Concert, Macbeth, select Vienna Summer Night Concerts and more. In these unprecedented times, we hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and healthy. All of us at Great Performances are dedicated to carrying on our legacy of […]

Playlist: Our Favorite Songs by Lea Salonga

Playlist: Our Favorite Songs by Lea Salonga

Featuring songs from beloved animated classics like “Mulan” to recent hits from blockbusters like “The Greatest Showman,” Lea Salonga in Concert showcases the talent of Tony winner Lea Salonga and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra at the Sydney Opera House. Considering Lea Salonga’s extensive resume and repertoire, we asked members of our Broadway’s Best Facebook group what their favorite song […]

15 Shows Streaming Right Now

15 Shows Streaming Right Now

Enjoy our winter programming as we continue to practice social distancing with some of our Broadway’s Best lineup from the past and present, Anna Deavere Smith’s Twilight: Los Angeles, Macbeth and more. In these unprecedented times, we hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and healthy. All of us at Great Performances are dedicated to carrying […]

Broadway Dreams: Interview With Holiday Inn’s Darien Crago

Broadway Dreams: Interview With Holiday Inn’s Darien Crago

By Elisa Lichtenbaum  Great Performances kicks off the holiday season with a special encore of Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn – The Broadway Musical (Friday, November 20, 9 p.m.), airing as part of “Broadway’s Best,” the series’ acclaimed Friday night line-up of theatrical productions. When Holiday Inn premiered on Great Performances in 2017, we spoke with […]

Streaming Right Now: Broadway’s Best Old & New

Streaming Right Now: Broadway’s Best Old & New

Enjoy our fall programming as we continue to practice social distancing with some of our Broadway’s Best lineup from the past and present, Anna Deavere Smith’s Twilight: Los Angeles, Macbeth and more. In these unprecedented times, we hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and healthy. All of us at Great Performances are dedicated to carrying […]

5 Actors You Didn’t Know Who Starred In Fiddler On The Roof

5 Actors You Didn’t Know Who Starred In Fiddler On The Roof

By Elisa Lichtenbaum What makes Fiddler on the Roof so timeless? Find out in Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles, a new documentary airing Friday, November 13 at 9 p.m. as part of “Broadway’s Best,” the acclaimed Friday night line-up of acclaimed theatrical productions on Great Performances. Composer Jerry Bock and lyricist Sheldon Harnick are among […]

Facebook Group for Broadway Fans

Facebook Group for Broadway Fans

Got strong opinions about theater? This is a group for fans to come together for spirited conversations about your favorite shows, performers, and all things Broadway (and off). Click above to join!

2020 Grammys Honored this Black Queer Woman Who Pioneered Rock ‘n’ Roll

2020 Grammys Honored this Black Queer Woman Who Pioneered Rock ‘n’ Roll

The Recording Academy honored a distinguished group of musicians with its Lifetime Achievement Award in January, including Sister Rosetta Tharpe, a black queer woman widely considered to be the “godmother” of rock ‘n’ roll. Tharpe was an influence on countless musicians, including Elvis Presley, who was inspired by her early in his career. “It’s not an image I think we’re […]

14 Shows Streaming Right Now

14 Shows Streaming Right Now

Enjoy our fall programming as we continue to practice social distancing with every episode of Now Hear This, Anna Deavere Smith’s Twilight: Los Angeles, Macbeth and more. In these unprecedented times, we hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and healthy. All of us at Great Performances are dedicated to carrying on our legacy of bringing the […]