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Great Performances | Stephen Sondheim's Company with the New York Philharmonic

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Watch Friday, November 8, 2013 at 9pm | Enjoy a concert production of Sondheim’s groundbreaking musical about a bachelor’s 35th birthday.

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Great Performances | Moby Dick From the San Francisco Opera

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Watch Friday, November 1, 2013 at 9pm | Witness Jay Hunter Morris’ bravura performance as Ahab in an operatic adaptation of Melville’s novel.

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Great Performances | 40th Anniversary Celebration

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Watch Friday, October 18, 2013 at 9pm | Hear Great Performances alumni share stories of what the series and public TV have meant to them.

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Great Performances at the Met | Les Troyens

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Watch Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 1pm | Enjoy a rare revival of Berlioz’ epic, starring Bryan Hymel, Deborah Voigt and Susan Graham.

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Great Performances | The Hollow Crown

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Watch Fridays, September 20 through October 11, 2013 at 9pm | Experience four of Shakespeare’s history plays assembled into a single chronological narrative.

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Great Performances at the Met | Aida

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Watch Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 2pm | Hear Liudmyla Monastyrska, Roberto Alagna and Olga Borodina in Verdi’s opera, set in Ancient Egypt.

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Great Performances at the Met | Francesca Da Rimini

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Watch Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 2pm | Enjoy a rare revival of Zandonai’s masterpiece, starring Eva-Maria Westbroek and Marcello Giordani.

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Great Performances at the Met | Handel's Giulio Cesare

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Watch Sunday, September 1, 2013 at 2pm | Hear David Daniels and Natalie Dessay sing the roles of Julius Caesar and Cleopatra in Handel’s opera.

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Great Performances at the Met | Parsifal

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Watch Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 2pm | Hear Rene Pape, Katarina Dalayman, Jonas Kaufmann and Evgeny Nikitin in Wagner’s final masterpiece.

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Great Performances | Paul Simon's Graceland Journey

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Watch Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 9pm | Learn why Graceland was so controversial in 1986 and why Paul Simon faced such vehement criticism.

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Great Performances at the Met | Maria Stuarda

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Watch Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 5pm | Hear Joyce DiDonato as Mary and Elza van den Heever as her rival in Donizetti’s historical opera.

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Great Performances | Dancing at Jacob's Pillow: Never Stand Still

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Watch Friday, July 26, 2013 at 9pm | Enter a world of dance, the artists who dedicate their lives to it and a place where it flourishes.

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Great Performances at the Met | Rigoletto

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Watch Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 3pm | Enjoy Piotr Beczala, Željko Lučić and Diana Damrau in Verdi’s masterwork.

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Great Performances | Dance in America: NY Export: Opus Jazz

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Watch Friday, June 21, 2013 at 10pm | Taking Robbins' masterpiece off of the stage and placing it back into the landscapes that inspired it, New York City.

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Great Performances | Andrea Bocelli: Love in Portofino

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Watch Monday, June 3, 2013 at 9pm and Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 4pm | Travel to breathtaking Portofino to enjoy love songs sung by superstar Andrea Bocelli.

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