Latest Great Performances Stories

2014-05-27 16:22:46

NEW YORK, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Borodin's operatic masterpiece Prince Igor, which had its first Met performances since 1917 earlier this year, will be broadcast on

2014-05-13 08:29:19

Emmy-winning filmmaker Nancy Buirski spotlights Le Clercq's ballet career, struggle with polio, and influence on George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins and dance NEW YORK, May 13, 2014

2014-04-29 16:25:42

NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Renée Fleming sings one of her signature roles, the title character in Dvo?ák's sumptuously melodic Rusalka, on Great

2014-04-22 16:22:42

NEW YORK, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a place called Hell Valley, high in the Japanese Alps, a troop of snow monkeys clings together for warmth and support in the frigid mornings

2014-04-16 12:25:18

Veteran producer and filmmaker Michael Kantor to head the long-running PBS series NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WNET, parent company of New York's public television

2014-04-14 20:21:52

Joe Hutto crosses the species divide and becomes part of a wild mule deer family NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For writer, artist and naturalist Joe Hutto ("My

2014-03-28 12:23:02

Award-winning production comes to public television after triumphant premiere in London in 2012 and U.S.

2014-03-13 16:26:53

Ambrogio Maestri, the world's leading Falstaff, sings his first Met performances of the title role NEW YORK, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Verdi's brilliant final masterpiece

2014-03-06 16:24:39

NEW YORK, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Puccini's enduring favorite, starring an exceptional trio of singing actors in the leading roles, returns to Great Performances at the

2014-03-05 12:24:56

Star-studded documentary features rare footage not seen in decades NEW YORK, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Great Performances presents a look at the British invasion

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