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Great Performances | Bel Canto

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Watch Friday, January 13, 2017 at 9pm on WMHT-TV | Experience the musical adaptation of the best-seller inspired by a true-life hostage crisis.

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Great Performances | Hamlet

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Watch Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 2pm on WMHT-TV | David Tennant and Patrick Stewart star in this adaptation of RSC's 2008 production.

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Great Performances | Shakespeare Live! from the Royal Shakespeare Company

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Watch Sunday, January 8, 2017 at noon on WMHT-TV | On the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, GREAT PERFORMANCES presents the RSC’s star-studded gala.

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Great Performances | From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2017

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Watch Sunday, January 1, 2017 at 7:30pm on WMHT-TV | The Vienna Philharmonic and soloists of the Vienna State Ballet return for the beloved annual tradition against the joyful backdrop of the scenic city

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Great Performances | The Hollow Crown - The Wars of The Roses

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Watch December 11 through December 25, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT-TV | Following the four-part “The Hollow Crown,” “The Wars of the Roses” continues the epic saga with three more lavish film adaptations of Shakespeare’s history plays: Parts I and II of Henry VI and Richard III.

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