Extras

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Excerpts from Porgy and Bess

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Excerpts from Porgy and Bess

Watch a selection of clips from the Gershwins' American folk opera, Porgy and Bess.

Excerpts from Porgy and Bess

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GP at the Met: The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Enjoy the American folk opera set in 1920s Charleston with a score by George Gershwin.

GP at the Met: The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Golda Schultz Sings "Summertime"

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Golda Schultz Sings "Summertime"

Golda Schultz sings Clara’s Act I aria, the classic "Summertime."

Golda Schultz Sings "Summertime"

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Excerpts from Der Fliegende Holländer

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Excerpts from Der Fliegende Holländer

Evgeny Nikitin and Anja Kampe sing excerpts from Der Fliegende Holländer.

Excerpts from Der Fliegende Holländer

Video thumbnail: Great Performances GP at the Met: Der Fliegende Holländer

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GP at the Met: Der Fliegende Holländer

Experience this new production of Wagner’s masterpiece about a cursed sea captain.

GP at the Met: Der Fliegende Holländer

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Gloria & Dorothy Begin Ms. Magazine

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Gloria & Dorothy Begin Ms. Magazine

Gloria, Dorothy Pitman Hughes, and their crew of women begin the feminist magazine Ms.

Gloria & Dorothy Begin Ms. Magazine

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Gloria's Conflict at The Plaza

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Gloria's Conflict at The Plaza

Gloria has an interview at The Plaza which she misses due to a sexist manager of the hotel

Gloria's Conflict at The Plaza

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Gloria: A Life Preview

Experience a unique interpretation of Gloria Steinem’s life starring Christine Lahti.

Gloria: A Life Preview

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Ann's First Campaign

Ann Richards discusses her first campaign and her road to the governorship.

Ann's First Campaign

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Ann's Commencement Speech

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Ann's Commencement Speech

Governor Ann Richards speaks to a graduating class of college students.

Ann's Commencement Speech

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Ann Preview

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Ann Preview

Enjoy a close look at Texas governor Ann Richards in this play starring Holland Taylor.

Ann Preview

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Joyce DiDonato's "L'alma mia fra le tempeste"

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Joyce DiDonato's "L'alma mia fra le tempeste"

Joyce DiDonato ignites the stage with stunning vocals in "L'alma mia fra le tempeste."

Joyce DiDonato's "L'alma mia fra le tempeste"

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Brenda Rae's Poppea Can't Hail a Cab

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Brenda Rae's Poppea Can't Hail a Cab

Brenda Rae stars as Poppea in a world where even a future empress can’t catch a cab.

Brenda Rae's Poppea Can't Hail a Cab

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Joyce DiDonato's Act II Aria

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Joyce DiDonato's Act II Aria

Agrippina pleads with the Gods for Nero to take the throne.

Joyce DiDonato's Act II Aria

Video thumbnail: Great Performances GP at the Met: Agrippina

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GP at the Met: Agrippina

Experience Handel’s black comedy in this contemporary production starring Joyce DiDonato.

GP at the Met: Agrippina

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Mass: The Short Documentary

Learn the full story of how Jackie K Onassis commissioned Leonard Bernstein to write Mass.

Mass: The Short Documentary

Video thumbnail: Great Performances The Origin of Leonard Bernstein's "Mass"

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The Origin of Leonard Bernstein's "Mass"

Learn about why Leonard Bernstein wrote the musical and its premiere at the Kennedy Center

The Origin of Leonard Bernstein's "Mass"

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Leonard Bernstein Mass Preview

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Leonard Bernstein Mass Preview

Enjoy Ravinia Festival’s production of Leonard Bernstein’s musical led by Paulo Szot.

Leonard Bernstein Mass Preview

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Paulo Szot Sings "A Simple Song"

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Paulo Szot Sings "A Simple Song"

Brazilian baritone, Paulo Szot, sings Leonard Bernstein's iconic "A Simple Song."

Paulo Szot Sings "A Simple Song"

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Gustavo Dudamel Conducts Stravinsky’s “The Firebird”

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Gustavo Dudamel Conducts Stravinsky’s “The Firebird”

Watch LA Phil Music Director, Gustavo Dudamel, conduct Stravinsky’s “The Firebird.”

Gustavo Dudamel Conducts Stravinsky’s “The Firebird”

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Dudamel, Mehta, & Salonen Conduct Together

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Dudamel, Mehta, & Salonen Conduct Together

Dudamel, Mehta, and Salonen conduct the world premiere of "From Space I Saw Earth."

Dudamel, Mehta, & Salonen Conduct Together

Video thumbnail: Great Performances An Excerpt from "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg"

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An Excerpt from "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg"

Watch Zubin Mehta conduct an excerpt from Wagner's "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg."

An Excerpt from "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg"

Video thumbnail: Great Performances LA Phil 100 Preview

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LA Phil 100 Preview

Celebrate the orchestra’s centennial led by three renowned conductors.

LA Phil 100 Preview

Video thumbnail: Great Performances Wozzeck Contemplates Murder

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Wozzeck Contemplates Murder

A mad Wozzeck contemplates murdering his wife, Marie.

Wozzeck Contemplates Murder