Great Performances

The world of classical performing arts is brought to the comfort of your living room.


  • Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2020

    Enjoy the orchestra’s performance of selections by Strauss, Puccini and more from Schönbru
  • Great Performances at the Met: Anna Netrebko in Concert

    Recorded from the Spanish Riding School in Austria, the megastar performs Russian songs.
  • Mick Fleetwood & Friends

    Experience an all-star concert honoring Fleetwood Mac featuring Pete Townshend and more.
  • Andrea Bocelli: Believe

    Enjoy the songs of the internationally beloved tenor’s 2020 album on location in Malta.
  • GP at the Met: Aleksandra Kurzak & Roberto Alagna in Concert

    The married tenor and soprano duo perform arias and duets from the South of France.
  • The Arts Interrupted

    Take a look at how arts organizations nationwide are surviving the pandemic and evolving.
  • Great Performances at the Met: Lise Davidsen in Concert

    The soprano performs her signature arias from a Norwegian palace.
  • Uncle Vanya

    Tony Award nominee Conor McPherson breathes new life into Anton Chekhov’s masterpiece.


  • Il Postino from LA Opera

    Daniel Catan's has adapted the popular 1994 film Il Postino as an opera.

About Great Performances

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.