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Great Performances (V-Me) Previous Broadcasts

Billy Joel Live at Shea Stadium (Episode #3514)

V-me: Sun, Nov 24, 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, Nov 25, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Hamlet Pt.2 (Episode #3510)

V-me: Sun, Nov 17, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • V-me: Mon, Nov 18, 2013 -- 12:00 AM

Hamlet Pt.1 (Episode #3509)

V-me: Sun, Nov 10, 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, Nov 11, 2013 -- 12:00 AM
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