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Great Performances (V-Me) Previous Broadcasts

Billy Joel Live at Shea Stadium (Episode #3514)

V-me: Sun, Sep 29, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Shortly before the demolition of New York City's Shea Stadium in July 2008, superstar Billy Joel performed two farewell concerts at the historic arena. Joel's special guests are Tony Bennett, Garth Brooks, John Mayer, and Sir Paul McCartney.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • V-me: Mon, Sep 30, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Hamlet Pt.2 (Episode #3510)

V-me: Sun, Sep 22, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

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  • V-me: Mon, Sep 23, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Hamlet Pt.1 (Episode #3509)

V-me: Sun, Sep 15, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Shakespeare's immortal "To be, or not to be" speech takes on a whole new meaning (and medium) as classical stage and screen actor David Tennant (Doctor Who) reprises the role of Hamlet in this Great Performances special. The film-style adaptation of the Royal Shakespeare Company's acclaimed 2008 stage production also stars Sir Patrick Stewart in his Olivier Award-winning portrayal of Claudius.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • V-me: Mon, Sep 16, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Chess In Concert - Part 2 (Episode #3316)

V-me: Sun, Sep 8, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

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  • V-me: Mon, Sep 9, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Chess In Concert - Part 1 (Episode #3315)

V-me: Sun, Sep 1, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

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  • V-me: Mon, Sep 2, 2013 -- 12:00 AM
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