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  • May 31 12:00 pm
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    Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert
    This live telecast from 2018 won five Primetime Emmy Awards.
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  • Jun 2 8:00 pm
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    42nd Street
    Tap dance along to this musical extravaganza about a starry-eyed performer who gets her big break on Broadway, set to a lively score of iconic songs including "Lullaby of Broadway," "We're in the Money" and the show-stopping title song. The acclaimed West End production stars Bonnie Langford (EastEnders) as Dorothy Brock, Tom Lister as Julian Marsh, and Clare Halse as Peggy Sawyer. Directed by co-author Mark Bramble with musical staging and new choreography by Randy Skinner.
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  • Jun 3 8:00 pm
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    The Sound of Music
    Enjoy the 2015 live U.K. broadcast version of the beloved musical, starring Kara Tointon as Maria, Julian Ovenden (Downton Abbey) as Captain von Trapp, Katherine Kelly (Mr. Selfridge) as Baroness Schraeder, Alexander Armstrong as Max, and Maria Friedman as the Mother Abbess. Cinematically photographed on adjoining sound stages, the production offers a more naturalistic interpretation of this American musical theater classic. Features some of Rodgers and Hammerstein's best loved hits: “The Sound of Music,” “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Climb Every Mountain,” “Edelweiss,” and more.
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  • Jun 9 8:00 pm
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    Kinky Boots
    Enjoy the Tony-winning musical about friendship and extraordinary shoes with songs by Cyndi Lauper. Description Long: Rejoice with the Tony Award-winning high-heeled hit musical with songs by pop icon Cyndi Lauper and a book by Broadway legend Harvey Fierstein about an unexpected duo that embraces their differences to create an extraordinary line of shoes.
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  • Jun 10 8:00 pm
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    Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I
    Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe star in a Tony Award-winning revival of the beloved musical about a British schoolteacher instructing the royal children of the King of Siam, featuring classic songs including "Hello, Young Lovers" and "Shall We Dance."
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  • Jun 11 8:30 pm
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    Andrea Bocelli @ 60
    A celebration of Andrea Bocelli's 60th Birthday in Italy features Matteo Bocelli.
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  • Jun 12 9:00 pm
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    An American In Paris The Musical
    Relive the magic of George Gershwin's 1928 composition "An American in Paris," which he described as an extended symphonic tone poem. This new Broadway production was recorded in 2017 in London with original stars Robert Fairchild and Leanne Cope.
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  • Jun 13 4:30 pm
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    Andrea Bocelli @ 60
    A celebration of Andrea Bocelli's 60th Birthday in Italy features Matteo Bocelli.
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  • Jun 14 12:00 pm
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    Agrippina
    Great Performances at The Met delights audiences with productions featuring the world's leading stars of opera.
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  • Jun 19 9:00 pm
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    Ann
    Enjoy a powerful and revealing look at legendary, larger-than-life Texas governor Ann Richards, who enriched the lives of her followers, friends and family, in this critically acclaimed play written by and starring Emmy Award winner Holland Taylor.
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  • Jun 26 4:00 am
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    Ann
    Enjoy a powerful and revealing look at legendary, larger-than-life Texas governor Ann Richards, who enriched the lives of her followers, friends and family, in this critically acclaimed play written by and starring Emmy Award winner Holland Taylor.
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  • Jun 26 9:00 pm
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    Gloria: A Life
    Experience a unique interpretation of feminist icon Gloria Steinem's life told by an all-female cast starring Emmy Award winner Christine Lahti and directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus.
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  • Jun 1 12:00 pm
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    Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I
    Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe star in a Tony Award-winning revival of the beloved musical about a British schoolteacher instructing the royal children of the King of Siam, featuring classic songs including "Hello, Young Lovers" and "Shall We Dance."
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  • Jun 14 7:30 pm
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    Andrea Bocelli - Landmarks Live in Concert: A Great Performances Special
    Singer Andrea Bocelli performs at the Palazzo Vecchio in Florence, Italy. He is joined by conductor Zubin Mehta. Come along with Bocelli and host Chad Smith as we take an up close and personal tour and of his villa in Tuscany as well as the city of Florence with mayor Dario Nardella.
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  • Jun 19 1:00 am
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    Agrippina
    Great Performances at The Met delights audiences with productions featuring the world's leading stars of opera.
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  • Jun 27 10:30 pm
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    Gloria: A Life
    Experience a unique interpretation of feminist icon Gloria Steinem's life told by an all-female cast starring Emmy Award winner Christine Lahti and directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus.
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  • Jun 28 3:00 am
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    Gloria: A Life
    Experience a unique interpretation of feminist icon Gloria Steinem's life told by an all-female cast starring Emmy Award winner Christine Lahti and directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus.
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  • Jun 5 2:30 pm
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    Much Ado About Nothing
    Recorded live at The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park, this modern interpretation of Shakespeare's romantic classic with an all-black cast features Danielle Brooks and Grantham Coleman. Directed by Tony Award winner Kenny Leon.
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  • Jun 7 7:00 am
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    L'elisir D'amore
    Bartlett Sher's production is charming, with deft comedic timing, but also emotionally revealing.
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  • Jun 7 12:00 pm
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    L'elisir D'amore
    Bartlett Sher's production is charming, with deft comedic timing, but also emotionally revealing.
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  • Jun 12 9:02 pm
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    Red
    Experience the passion of painter Mark Rothko in this six-time Tony-winning play dramatizing Rothko's greatest challenge: creating the murals for New York's iconic Four Seasons restaurant. Stars Alfred Molina with Alfred Enoch as Rothko's assistant.
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  • Jun 13 12:02 am
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    Red
    Experience the passion of painter Mark Rothko in this six-time Tony-winning play dramatizing Rothko's greatest challenge: creating the murals for New York's iconic Four Seasons restaurant. Stars Alfred Molina with Alfred Enoch as Rothko's assistant.
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  • Jun 13 3:02 am
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    Red
    Experience the passion of painter Mark Rothko in this six-time Tony-winning play dramatizing Rothko's greatest challenge: creating the murals for New York's iconic Four Seasons restaurant. Stars Alfred Molina with Alfred Enoch as Rothko's assistant.
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  • Jun 14 7:00 am
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    Rusalka
    Kristine Opolais stars as the water nymph Rusalka in a new production of the Dvorak fairy-tale opera.
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  • Jun 14 12:00 pm
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    Rusalka
    Kristine Opolais stars as the water nymph Rusalka in a new production of the Dvorak fairy-tale opera.
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  • Jun 19 9:00 pm
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    Much Ado About Nothing
    Recorded live at The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park, this modern interpretation of Shakespeare's romantic classic with an all-black cast features Danielle Brooks and Grantham Coleman. Directed by Tony Award winner Kenny Leon.
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  • Jun 20 12:30 am
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    Much Ado About Nothing
    Recorded live at The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park, this modern interpretation of Shakespeare's romantic classic with an all-black cast features Danielle Brooks and Grantham Coleman. Directed by Tony Award winner Kenny Leon.
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  • Jun 21 7:00 am
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    The Exterminating Angel
    Thomas Ades' opera is a surreal fantasy of a dinner party from which the guests can't escape.
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  • Jun 21 12:00 pm
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    The Exterminating Angel
    Thomas Ades' opera is a surreal fantasy of a dinner party from which the guests can't escape.
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  • Jun 28 9:00 pm
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    Ann
    Enjoy a powerful and revealing look at legendary, larger-than-life Texas governor Ann Richards, who enriched the lives of her followers, friends and family, in this critically acclaimed play written by and starring Emmy Award winner Holland Taylor.
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  • Jun 29 12:00 am
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    Ann
    Enjoy a powerful and revealing look at legendary, larger-than-life Texas governor Ann Richards, who enriched the lives of her followers, friends and family, in this critically acclaimed play written by and starring Emmy Award winner Holland Taylor.
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  • Jun 29 3:00 am
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    Ann
    Enjoy a powerful and revealing look at legendary, larger-than-life Texas governor Ann Richards, who enriched the lives of her followers, friends and family, in this critically acclaimed play written by and starring Emmy Award winner Holland Taylor.
    WATCH PREVIEW PROGRAM PAGE
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