See the work of metalsmiths who create powerful art — from delicate jewelry to monumental sculpture.
Lorraine Hansberry’s groundbreaking 1959 drama, A Raisin in the Sun, was the first Broadway play to depict the strength and humanity of an African-American family
Survey the full sweep of African-American history with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
The Brooklyn Bridge, the Empire State Building, the World Trade Center: for more than 120 years, Mohawk ironworkers have raised America’s modern cityscapes.
Join host Robert Hammond for the fourth edition of The Haunting Music of Broadway.
Broadway leading man and Glee Star, Matthew Morrison joins host Robert Hammond
Witness a local effort to revisit history as the Genesee Country Village and Museum recreates the largest balloon in the Union Army Balloon Corps.
Hear GREAT PERFORMANCES alumni share stories of what the series and public TV have meant to them.
At least once a day someone asks me, “What time DO you get up?” Good question. The answer is 4:00 a.m.
Recorded live in April 2013 at the Hochstein School of Music and Dance, this concert features the winners of the David Hochstein Recital Competition.