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Great Performances

PBS's signature performing-arts series showcases dance, drama, comedy and music ranging from orchestral and operatic to Broadway and the blues.

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Founding Fathers Personality Quiz: Hamilton
Founding Fathers Personality Quiz

Which of America's Founding Fathers are you most like? Take our quiz to determine your historical alter ego.

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Full Episodes

Gypsy

Gypsy

Jonathan Kent’s award-winning production of Gypsy comes to Great Performances.

Hamilton's America

WETA PassportHamilton's America

A behind-the-scenes look at Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway musical Hamilton.

Bryan Adams in Concert: Full Episode

Bryan Adams in Concert: Full Episode

Bryan Adams in Concert: Full Episode

Chita Rivera: A Lot of Livin’ to Do

Chita Rivera: A Lot of Livin’ to Do

A legend's career retrospective, with new interviews, performance footage, and more.

Clips

The Arrest of the Duchess | Henry VI Part 1

The Arrest of the Duchess | Henry VI Part 1

The Duchess of Gloucester is arrested and the Duke steps down as the king's protector.

Some People - Momma Rose

Some People - Momma Rose

Momma Rose (Imelda Staunton) performs "Some People" in Gypsy.

Together, Wherever We Go - Momma Rose, Herbie, Louise

Together, Wherever We Go - Momma Rose, Herbie, Louise

Momma Rose, Herbie and Louise perform "Together, Wherever We Go" in Gypsy.

Let Me Entertain You - Louise as Gypsy Rose Lee

Let Me Entertain You - Louise as Gypsy Rose Lee

Louise (Lara Pulver) performs “Let Me Entertain You” as Gypsy Rose Lee in Gypsy.

Previews

The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses | Richard III

The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses | Richard III

Richard III manipulates his way through the court on a bloodthirsty path to the throne.

The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses | Henry VI Part 2

The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses | Henry VI Part 2

Bitter rivalries erupt into the Wars of the Roses.