Great Performances

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


  • GP at the Met: Sondra Radvanovsky & Piotr Beczala in Concert

    Radvanovsky and Beczala perform a selection of arias and duets from their time at the Met.
  • The Red Shoes

    Experience this dark fairytale from Matthew Bourne with this acclaimed stage adaptation.
  • Great Performances - Verdi’s Requiem: The Met Remembers 9/11

    The Met Opera presents a special performance of Verdi Requiem to commemorate 9/11.
  • GP at the Met: Sonya Yoncheva in Concert

    Enjoy the talent of the Bulgarian soprano as she performs arias by Puccini and more.
  • Yannick – An Artist’s Journey

    Experience the music director of the Metropolitan Opera’s meteoric rise to prominence.
  • Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2021

    Enjoy the VPO’s annual summer night concert under the direction of Daniel Harding.
  • Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age

    Go backstage with stories from stars Carol Burnett, Dick Van Dyke, Liza Minnelli and more.
  • GP at the Met: Diana Damrau & Joseph Calleja in Concert

    Don’t miss Diana Damrau and Joseph Calleja’s captivating performance from Italy.


  • 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.