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Great Performances: Remember This

Posted: January 11th, 2023

Great Performances Presents U.S. Broadcast Premiere of Holocaust Witness Play Remember This Starring David Strathairn March 13 on PBS The premiere is complemented by a behind-the-scenes examination of Jan Karski’s story in a new film from The WNET’s Group’s Exploring Hate reporting initiative In a powerful solo performance, Academy Award ...

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Great Performances at the Met: The Hours

Posted: January 11th, 2023

Premieres on Friday, March 17 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) Great Performances at the Met opens season 17 with Great Performances at The Met: The Hours, a new opera from composer Kevin Puts, adapted from Michael Cunningham’s Pulitzer Prize–winning novel and the 2002 Academy Award-winning film by librettist Greg Pierce, and inspired ...

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American Masters Presents Broadcast Premiere of Dr. Tony Fauci March 21 on PBS

Posted: February 21st, 2023

New documentary follows Dr. Anthony Fauci over the course of two years, offering a behind-the-scenes look at his 50-year career in public health Dr. Anthony Fauci became a household name during the AIDS crisis of the ‘80s and ‘90s. The physician-scientist and immunologist has since served as the director of the National Institute of Allergy ...

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Great Performances: Now Hear This, Series 4

Posted: February 8th, 2023

Scott Yoo Investigates the Musical Inspirations Behind Four Composers from Around the World in New Season of Now Hear This from Great Performances Premiering Fridays, April 7-28 at 9 p.m. on PBS Host Scott Yoo explores the works of Robert Schumann, Astor Piazzolla, Isaac Albéniz and Andy Akiho Travel with host, violinist and conductor Scott Yoo ...

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Nature: The Hummingbird Effect

Posted: February 16th, 2023

Nature: The Hummingbird Effect Narrated by Harry Shum Jr.  Premieres Wednesday, April 12 at 8/7c on PBS (check local listings), pbs.org/nature, YouTube and the PBS App   Synopsis: Costa Rica’s motto is Pura Vida - Pure Life - and this deceptively small country is bursting with some of the most spectacular wildlife and pristine ecosystems ...

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Great Performances Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary Season with a Star-Studded Broadway Celebration Hosted by Two-Time Tony Winner Sutton Foster on PBS

Posted: February 27th, 2023

The 50th anniversary season also includes a new season of Now Hear This hosted by Scott Yoo, Remember Me starring David Strathairn, Richard III starring Danai Gurira, and more Great Performances continues its 50th anniversary season on PBS with Great Performances at 50: Celebrating Broadway’s Best (w.t.), a celebration of Broadway in the past 50 ...

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Great Performances: Richard III

Posted: January 9th, 2023

Great Performances Presents World Broadcast Premiere of The Public Theater’s Richard III Starring Danai Gurira Directed by Robert O’Hara May 19 on PBS   As part of its annual “Broadway’s Best” lineup, Great Performances raises the curtain this spring on The Public Theater’s Free Shakespeare in the Park production of Richard III ...

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