PBS Arts Fall Festival
The PBS Arts Fall Festival returns this autumn.
Among the marquee events:
"Great Performances: Moby-Dick From San Francisco Opera” on Friday, November 1 at 9:00 p.m. Jay Hunter Morris stars as the obsessive Captain Ahab.
"Great Performances: Stephen Sondheim’s Company with the New York Philharmonic," on Friday, November 8 at 9:00 p.m. stars Neil Patrick Harris, Stephen Colbert, Patti LuPone, Martha Plimpton, Anika Noni Rose and Jon Cryer.
"Great Performances: Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!” stars Hugh Jackman as Curly in a revival of the Broadway musical that changed Broadway forever. It airs Friday, November 15 at 9:00 p.m.
These are just some of the thrilling new performances coming your way. Check WGTE's website often for more news about this year's PBS Arts Fall Festival.
Pictured, top right: Ruby Dee and Sidney Poitier in the original film adaptation of "A Raisin in the Sun," released in 1961. Scenes from it and subsequent film and stage revivals are featured in "A Raisin in the Sun Revisited" on October 25.
Bottom right: Martha Plimpton, Stephen Colbert and Neil Patrick Harris in "Great Performances: Stephen Sondheim’s Company with the New York Philharmonic," on Friday, November 8.
- PBS Arts Fall Festival Audra McDonald Julie Andrews Don Henley David Hyde Pierce Itzhak Perlman Patti Austin A Raisin in the Sun Clybourne Park Bruce Norris Lorraine Hansberry Moby Dick San Francisco Opera Jay Hunter Morris Captain Ahab Stephen Sondheim Company New York Philharmonic Neil Patrick Harris Stephen Colbert Patti LuPone Martha Plimpton Anika Noni Rose Jon Cryer Rodgers and Hammerstein Oklahoma Hugh Jackman Ruby Dee Sidney Poitier