Great Performances

Great Performances is a television series devoted to the performing arts, has been telecast on PBS since 1972. The show is produced by WNET in New York City. It is one of the longest running performing arts anthologies on television, second only to Hallmark Hall of Fame. Great Performances presents concerts, ballet, opera, an occasional documentary, and plays. The series has also won many television awards, including an Emmy Award, a Peabody Award, and an Image Award, with nods from the Directors Guild of America and the Cinema Audio Society.

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The Hollow Crown: Henry VI, Part I

Episode 44x02; Dec 11, 2016

War rages and divisions within the English court threaten the crown; the scene is set for civil war.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
44x01: Grammy Salute to Music LegendsOct 14, 2016
43x24: Joan Baez 75th Birthday CelebrationJun 4, 2016
43x23: From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2016Jan 1, 2016
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