Great Performances

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


  • The Magic of Horowitz

    Experience legendary pianist Vladimir Horowitz’s homecoming concert in Russia.
  • The Magic of Callas

    Explore the legacy of Maria Callas in this documentary detailing her return to the stage.
  • From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2021

    Ring in 2021 with the Vienna Philharmonic at the Musikverein hosted by Hugh Bonneville.
  • Lea Salonga in Concert

    Tony Award-winner Lea Salonga performs the songs she made famous throughout her career.
  • Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles

    The first in-depth documentary that chronicles the story of the hit, Fiddler on the Roof.
  • One Man, Two Guvnors

    James Corden, CBS Late Late Show host, performs the hilarious West End and Broadway hit.
  • GRAMMY Salute to Music Legends® 2020

    Watch the 5th annual all-star concert honoring music legends from Iggy Pop to John Prine.
  • Now Hear This “Becoming Mozart”

    Travel with host Scott Yoo and Stewart Goodyear as they visit Yoo’s Festival Mozaic.


  • 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.