Watch television’s longest-running performing arts anthology to enjoy the best in music, dance and theater.

Upcoming Episodes

Old Friends

Scott Yoo learns the guiding principles in life and friendship of Yo-Yo Ma, Richard Kogan and Lynn Chang.

  • Airdate Friday, April 26, 2024 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Original4/26/2024
  • GPER5104
The Composer is Yoo

Experience the challenges and rewards of host Scott Yoo composing a piece of music for the first time.

  • Airdate Friday, May 3, 2024 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Original5/3/2024
  • GPER5105

Experience this Shakespearean classic directed by Tony Award winner Kenny Leon.

  • Airdate Friday, May 10, 2024 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
  • Original5/10/2024
  • GPER4815
Audra McDonald at the London Palladium

Enjoy Broadway hits and more performed by the six-time Tony Award winner.

  • Airdate Friday, May 17, 2024 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
  • Original5/17/2024
  • GPER5106
Purlie Victorious

Enjoy this comedic play starring Tony winner Leslie Odom, Jr. directed by Tony winner Kenny Leon.

  • Airdate Friday, May 24, 2024 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Original5/24/2024
  • GPER4714
Rodgers & Hammerstein's 80th Anniversary

Explore the vast repertoire of these musical theater pioneers in a star-studded concert from London.

  • Airdate Friday, May 31, 2024 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Original5/31/2024
  • GPER4816


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Richard III

Experience Shakespeare’s tragedy recorded from Central Park starring Danai Gurira in the title role.

  • GPER
Andrea Bocelli Live in Central Park

Acclaimed tenor Andrea Bocelli performs a concert in Central Park.

  • Original12/2/2011
Unforgettable With Love – Natalie Cole

Experience the talent of Natalie Cole in this concert that pays tribute to her father, Nat King Cole. 

  • Original11/27/2021
  • GPER
From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2022

Ring in the new year at the Musikverein with Vienna Philharmonic and host Hugh Bonneville.

  • Original1/1/2022
  • GPER4701
Reopening: The Broadway Revival

Go behind the scenes of Broadway as shows reunite, rehearse and re-stage after the pandemic hiatus.

  • Original1/18/2022
  • GPER
Movies for Grownups Awards with AARP the Magazine

Honor the best films and performances of 2021 that resonate with older viewers.

  • Original3/18/2022
  • GPER4702
The Conductor

Follow Marin Alsop's journey to become the first female music director of a major symphony.

  • Original3/25/2022
  • GPER
NOW HEAR THIS: Amy Beach: American Romantic

Join Scott Yoo as he investigates the work and life of one of America’s greatest Romantic composers.

  • Original4/8/2022
  • GPER4615
NOW HEAR THIS: Florence Price and the American Migration

Follow the trail of one of America’s first recognized Black female composers and piano virtuosos.

  • Original4/15/2022
  • GPER4616
NOW HEAR THIS: Aaron Copland: Dean of American Music

Learn how the works of an American classical composer developed into a signature American sound.

  • Original4/22/2022
  • GPER4617
NOW HEAR THIS: New American Voices

Discover how two American composers are inspired by their Brazilian and Indian immigrant roots.

  • Original4/29/2022
  • GPER4618

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