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Air Date: Sat, Apr 18, 2020 7:30 PM
Experience iconic Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli in an Easter Sunday concert from Milan’s historic Duomo cathedral. With the city under lockdown due to COVID-19, the singer performs “Ave Maria,” “Amazing Grace” and more accompanied only by an organist.
Air Date: Sat, Dec 14, 2019 8:00 PM
Watch John Dexter’s production of the Poulenc classic about the power of faith, starring Isabel Leonard as Blanche and Karita Mattila as the Prioress. Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts.
Air Date: Sat, Sep 1, 2018 9:30 PM
Inspired by their sensational duet in Great Performances “Tony Bennett: Duets II,” Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga have teamed up to record Cheek to Cheek, an album of standards from the Great American Songbook.
Air Date: Fri, May 11, 2018 10:00 PM
Legendary Broadway performer Chita Rivera has been lighting up Broadway and international stages for over 70 years.
Air Date: Fri, Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM
Grammy-winner Alicia Keys performs in notable locations all around New York City, including the world-famous Circle Line, the Unisphere and Harlem’s Apollo.
Air Date: Fri, Apr 14, 2017 10:30 PM
The fertile mid-century decades of Italian cinema delighted international movie audiences with an eclectic mix of movie classics from groundbreaking directors including Frederico Fellini, Franco Zeffirelli, Sergio Leone and others.
Air Date: Fri, Mar 31, 2017 10:30 PM
The LA Philharmonic’s gala celebration of John Williams’ peerless achievements reunites him with violinist Itzhak Perlman. The performance features Williams’ noted compositions, including themes from Schindler’s List and Star Wars.
Air Date: Tue, Nov 29, 2016 10:00 PM
From the Dolby Theater in the heart of Hollywood, Andrea Bocelli pays musical tribute to the silver screen in a lush concert of beloved songs from the movies. Joined by Grammy-winning producer David Foster, the renowned tenor performs memorable favorites from blockbuster classics including The Godfather, Dr.
Air Date: Fri, Nov 11, 2016 9:00 PM
GREAT PERFORMANCES presents the London West End revival of Jule Styne and Stephen Sondheim’s musical based on the memoirs of striptease artist Gypsy Rose Lee. Imelda Staunton (Harry Potter) stars as Momma Rose, and Lara Pulver (Sherlock) portrays daughter Louise.
Air Date: Sat, Apr 2, 2016 8:00 PM
James Levine conducts the first Met revival of Wagner’s Tannhauser since 2004. Johan Botha sings the title role, with Peter Mattei, Gunther Groissbock, along with Eva-Maria Westbroek and Michelle DeYoung as the human and divine rivals for Tannhauser’s affection.
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