Great Performances brings the best in the performing arts from across America and around the world to a US television audience. It presents a diverse programming portfolio of classical music, opera, popular song, musical theater, dance, drama, and performance documentaries.
A performance documentary celebrating the very best in American singing.
Julie Andrews returns for the sixth time to host the annual concert in Vienna.
From their hit album, an evening of classic jazz standards in duet and solo performances.
The live broadcast of Star-Spangled Spectacular: Bicentennial of Our National Anthem.
The world-renowned Vienna Philharmonic performs their 11th open-air concert.
Celebrating the 200th anniversary of the composer Verdi's birth with his Requiem.
Matthew Bourne’s haunting new scenario for the ballet is a gothic fairy tale for all ages.
The full two-hour film covering the band that led the British Invasion.
Sting performs songs from his new album and forthcoming musical, "The Last Ship."
The National Theatre celebrates its 50th anniversary with live and archival performances.
"Barrymore" is the film adaptation of the Broadway play starring Christopher Plummer.
Ring in New Year with the Vienna Philharmonic at the Musikverein, with host Julie Andrews.