Great Performances

  • 1972
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

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 perhaps its most famous. There have been more than 600 `Great Performances' all told. Some might have been...

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Season 30, Episode 11 30th Anniversary: A Celebration in Song

First Aired: May 7, 2003

Nathan Lane hosts the series' “30th Anniversary: A Celebration in Song,” with clips that include Lane and Matthew Broderick performing “We Can Do It.” Other highlights: “Memory” (Elaine Paige), “I Could Write a Book” (Harry Connick Jr.), “Unforgettable” (Natalie Cole), “Back in Business” (Liza Minnelli), “The Music of the Night” (Michael Crawford), “Not a Day Goes By” (Bernadette Peters) and “The Sound of Music” (Julie Andrews).

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  • Premiered: November 4, 1972
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: 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)

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