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Movies for Grownups Awards 2020 with AARP The Magazine
Movies for Grownups Awards 2020 with AARP The Magazine
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The AARP Movies for Grownups multimedia franchise was established in 2002 to celebrate and encourage filmmaking with unique appeal to movie lovers with a grownup state of mind—and recognize the inspiring artists who make them.
Premiered January 19, 2020
S48 Ep15
Romeo & Juliet
Romeo & Juliet
Two young lovers strive to transcend a world of violence and corruption in modern Italy where religious and secular values clash. Directed by Simon Godwin, Artistic Director of the Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington D.C., the production stars Jessie Buckley (“Fargo,” “Chernobyl”) and Josh O’Connor (“The Crown, “The Durrells in Corfu”) as Shakespeare’s immortal star-crossed lovers.
Premieres April 23, 2021
S48 Ep9
Lea Salonga in Concert
Lea Salonga in Concert
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Captured in peak performance with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Tony Award-winner Lea Salonga performs the beloved songs she made famous throughout her Broadway career, as well as her signature songs from the animated movie blockbusters “Aladdin” and “Mulan” from the Sydney Opera House.
Premiered November 27, 2020
S45 Ep8
Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn
Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn
The festive Roundabout Theatre Company production of Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn - The Broadway Musical comes to PBS. The musical continues the Great Performances marathon within the Broadway’s Best lineup on PBS.
Encored November 20, 2020
Premiered November 24, 2017
S48 Ep7
Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles
Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles
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Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles is the first in-depth documentary that chronicles the story of the international Broadway blockbuster Fiddler on the Roof – exploring the unexpected richness of its themes as well as its deep reach across time and cultures.
Premiered November 13, 2020
S48 Ep5
GRAMMY Salute to Music Legends® 2020
GRAMMY Salute to Music Legends® 2020
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In collaboration with the Recording Academy®, Great Performances presents the fifth annual all-star special showcasing 2020 Special Merit Awards recipients, including Lifetime Achievement Award honorees Chicago, Roberta Flack, Isaac Hayes, Iggy Pop, John Prine, Public Enemy and Sister Rosetta Tharpe.
Premiered October 16, 2020