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Great Performances (V-Me) Previous Broadcasts

Celebracion! Gustavo Dudamel and the La Phil With (Episode #3602)

V-me: Sun, Jan 26, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

GREAT PERFORMANCES returns to the Frank Gehry-designed Walt Disney Concert Hall for another concert with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and music director Gustavo Dudamel. Joined by superstar tenor Juan Diego Florez, the gala concert's repertoire offers a festive program of bel canto overtures and arias, as well as popular Latin American songs and orchestral dances.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • V-me: Mon, Jan 27, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Billy Joel Live at Shea Stadium (Episode #3514)

V-me: Sun, Jan 19, 2014 -- 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, Jan 20, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Hamlet Pt.2 (Episode #3510)

V-me: Sun, Jan 12, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • V-me: Mon, Jan 13, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

Hamlet Pt.1 (Episode #3509)

V-me: Sun, Jan 5, 2014 -- 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, Jan 6, 2014 -- 12:00 AM
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