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Great Performances

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PBS's signature performing-arts series showcases dance, drama, comedy and music ranging from orchestral and operatic to Broadway and the blues. The Lanford Wilson drama `The Rimers of Eldritch' was its first presentation and `Brideshead Revisited' was perh (more…)

Premiered: November 4, 1972

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 29, Episode 12 The Queen's Jubilee Gala: Live from Buckingham Palace

First Aired: June 1, 2002

The 50th anniversary of England's Queen Elizabeth II is celebrated in a program featuring cellist Mstislav Rostropovich, soprano Kiri Te Kanawa, and the Royal Ballet's Zenaida Yanowsky and Roberto Bollé in a pas de deux from “Swan Lake” that was staged by Anthony Dowell. Also: opera singers Roberto Alagna and Angela Gheorghiu.

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Kurosawa

Season 29, Episode 11

March 21, 2002

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Romeo and Juliet

Season 29, Episode 13

July 1, 2002