Great Performances brings the best in the performing arts from across America and around the world to a US television audience. It presents a diverse programming portfolio of classical music, opera, popular song, musical theater, dance, drama, and performance documentaries.Program Website
GREAT PERFORMANCES is made possible by the Irene Diamond Fund, Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Arts Fund, The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation, LuEsther T. Mertz Charitable Trust, Rosalind P. Walter, The Agnes Varis Trust, The Starr Foundation, Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, Ellen and James S. Marcus, The Philip and Janice Levin Foundation, Lenore Hecht Foundation, Abra Prentice Foundation, The Lewis Sonny Turner Fund for Dance, Jody and John Arnhold, Anne Ray Charitable Trust, and PBS.
Clémentine Margaine sings Carmen's Habanera from Act I.
Anna Netrebko sings Fedra’s Monologue from Act III.
Diana Damrau sings an excerpt of "Sempre Libera."
Watch a lively excerpt of "Libiamo ne' lieti calici."
Mark Antony addresses the grieving crowd at Caesar's funeral.
Brutus confronts Cassius about the potential of descending into corruption.
ElÄ«na GaranÄa sings Dalila’s Act II aria.