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Great Performances

PBS's signature performing-arts series showcases dance, drama, comedy and music ranging from orchestral and operatic to Broadway and the blues.

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Full Episodes

Bryan Adams in Concert: Full Episode

Bryan Adams in Concert: Full Episode

Bryan Adams in Concert: Full Episode

Chita Rivera: A Lot of Livin’ to Do

Chita Rivera: A Lot of Livin’ to Do

A legend's career retrospective, with new interviews, performance footage, and more.

Dudamel Conducts LA Phil in John Williams Celebration - Full

Dudamel Conducts LA Phil in John Williams Celebration - Full

Composer John Williams is paid tribute at the LA Phil's gala opening night concert.

Driving Miss Daisy

Driving Miss Daisy

Angela Lansbury, James Earl Jones and Boyd Gaines star in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

Clips

Joan Baez and David Crosby Sing "Blackbird"

Joan Baez and David Crosby Sing "Blackbird"

Joan Baez and David Crosby Sing "Blackbird"

Marlis Petersen Speaks From Lulu's Point of View

Marlis Petersen Speaks From Lulu's Point of View

Soprano Marlis Petersen discusses the story of Lulu from her character's point of view.

Marlis Petersen On Mastering Berg's Twelve-Tone Technique

Marlis Petersen On Mastering Berg's Twelve-Tone Technique

Soprano Marlis Petersen talks about mastering Berg's twelve-tone technique.

Peter Mattei in Tannhäuser: Song to the Evening Star

Peter Mattei in Tannhäuser: Song to the Evening Star

Peter Mattei, the Swedish baritone, is Wolfram in GP at the Met: Tannhäuser.

Previews

Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration Preview

Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration Preview

Watch a preview clip of the Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration concert.

GP at the Met: Lulu

GP at the Met: Lulu

William Kentridge directs the opera Lulu, starring Marlis Petersen as the femme fatale.