Classical selections, dance, opera, jazz and other music from New York's Lincoln Center. Winner of numerous Emmys and two Peabody Awards, it's one of TV's most durable cultural showcases. In 1976, the year of its debut, it featured the first live telecasts of a full-length ballet and a subtitled opera; and since has included numerous performances by the (more…)
First Aired: December 12, 2014
The School of American Ballet's 50th annual workshop performance, an all-Balanchine program at the Lincoln Center's Peter Jay Sharp Theater, features "Serenade" and excerpts from "Coppélia," "Swan Lake" and "Western Symphony." In addition, the program includes behind-the-scenes footage; and the school's instructors discussing the school, its history and the featured dancers.