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  1. VIDEO: Santa Fields Some Awkward Questions from the Kids About Who's on the Naughty ListRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... comedy showcase, enters its newest season in September for another year of laughs, surprises and Great Performances . The program has won 45 Emmy Awards and now holds the title for the most nominated television show in Emmy history with 187 ...

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  2. Helen Mirren to Receive Career Achievement Honor at AARP The...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... both as performer and audience." Awards will be broadcast for the first time ever. Co-produced by the Great Performances series, the awards premiere , Senior Vice President and Editorial Director for AARP Media. "Ms. Mirren's body of work, woven ...

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  3. PBS and WNET Announce New Late-night Public Affairs ProgrammingRead the original story

    Monday Dec 4 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... than five million viewers each week. WNET produces and presents such acclaimed PBS series as Nature , Great Performances , American Masters , PBS NewsHour Weekend and a range of documentaries, children's programs, and local news and cultural ...

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  4. Helen Mirren wins 2017 Movies for Grownups Career Achievement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | UPI

    ... c achievement. We are thrilled to share this special evening that honors Helen Mirren with viewers on PBS Great Performances."

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  5. Helen Mirren To Receive AARP's Movies For Grownups Career Achievement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Deadline

    ... e older adults in L.A. and across the country. The first-ever awards broadcast will be co-produced by the Great Performances series, and will premiere Friday, February 23 at 9 p.m. on PBS.

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  6. PBS Announces Winter/Spring 2018 ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... premiere of TONY BENNETT: THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS GERSHWIN PRIZE FOR POPULAR SONG (Friday, January 12); GREAT PERFORMANCES concerts from the groundbreaking artists Nas (Friday, February 2) and will.i.am, as he reunites with the Black Eyed Peas for ...

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  7. A book, an opera, a soprano.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... from the Nazis . I got so many daughter-in-law points. Any thoughts? I've seen the website for the PBS Great Performances broadcast , but the episode isn't available and/or my mother in law would definitely prefer to lie around on the couch and ...

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  8. Great Performances: Moody Blues: Days of Future PassedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | KUAT-TV Tucson

    Experience the memorable 50th anniversary performance of the band's seminal album, including Knights in White Satin, recorded live with full orchestra from Toronto's Sony Centre. Jeremy Irons narrates.

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  9. Great PerformancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | KUAT-TV Tucson

    Legendary songwriter, producer, and maestro to the stars, David Foster has generated some of the world's best known popular music, and collaborated with a veritable "Who's Who" of superstars in a career that spans more than three decades. In celebration of his remarkable achievements including fourteen Grammy Awards and a host of other accolades some of the biggest names in contemporary music gather for a one-night-only concert that brings down the house.

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  10. Friday's TV highlights: 'Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!' and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Great Performances "White Christmas" and other classic tunes are featured in "Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn - the Broadway Musical," a stage adaptation of the hit 1942 film that starred Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire. 8:30 p.m. KOCE Z Nation The group explores an abandoned TV news station that isn't as abandoned as it first appeared in the new episode "We Interrupt This Program."

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  11. DVR Alert: PBS Airs Broadway Production of Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The festive Roundabout Theatre Company production of Irving Berlin 'S HOLIDAY INN comes to PBS tonight, November 24 at 9 p.m. continuing the Great Performances marathon within PBS's Fall Broadway's best lineup. Irving Berlin 's Holiday Inn The Broadway Musical joins She Loves Me , Present Laughter , and Indecent , as part of PBS's Broadway's best lineup, all directed for television by Emmy Award -winner David Horn , executive producer of both Great Performances and THIRTEEN's local Theater Close-Up series.

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  12. Great Performances: Hitman: David Foster and FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | KUAT-TV Tucson

    Legendary songwriter, producer and maestro to the stars David Foster has generated some of the world's best known popular music, and collaborated with a veritable "Who's Who" of superstars in a career that spans more than three decades. In celebration of his remarkable achievements - including 15 Grammy Awards and a host of other accolades - some of the biggest names in contemporary music gather for a one-night-only concert that brings down the house.

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  13. Rudolph, Frosty and Charlie Brown mingle with prime-time newcomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Our rundown starts with new programming and is followed by a list of air dates for the perennials. "Great Performances: Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn - The Broadway Musical" - They're dreaming of a "White Christmas" in this adaptation of the classic ...

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  14. PBS Presents Broadway Production of Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn, 11/24Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The festive Roundabout Theatre Company production of IRVING BERLIN'S HOLIDAY INN comes to PBS Friday, November 24 at 9 p.m. continuing the GREAT PERFORMANCES marathon within PBS's Fall Broadway's best lineup. Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn The Broadway Musical joins She Loves Me , Present Laughter , and Indecent , as part of PBS's Broadway's best lineup, all directed for television by Emmy Award -winner David Horn, executive producer of both GREAT PERFORMANCES and THIRTEEN's local Theater Close-Up series.

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  15. Your 2017 guide to holiday TV movies and showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | OregonLive.com

    ... Berlin's Holiday Inn," noon Dec. 10, KOPB (10). Who doesn't love a showcase of Irving Berlin songs? This "Great Performances" presentation from Broadway pays tribute to the classic 1942 film, which was followed 12 years later by "White Christmas." ...

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  16. The Moody Bluesa Justin Hayward says orchestral concerts taped for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    Thanksgiving is this Thursday, but Moody Blues fans will have much to be thankful for a couple days later when a new concert special starring the band premieres on PBS as the latest episode of Great Performances . The program features highlights from two shows the British rockers played this past July at Toronto's Sony Centre during which they performed their influential 1967 symphonic concept album Days of Future Passed in its entirety.

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  17. Thirteen's Theater Close-Up to Air 'the Gabriels' Trilogy This DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... directed by Emmy Award-winner David Horn, executive producer of Theater Close-Up and acclaimed PBS series Great Performances. Set on Super Tuesday during the primary, in the Gabriels' kitchen, where THE FAMILY prepares a meal following the loss of a ...

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  18. This weekend on TV: Real Salt Lake has a HUGE game on Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2013 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... combines Chanukah and Halloween. Hawaii Five-0 (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Did a runaway bride commit murder? Great Performances (8 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): Julie Andrews, Audra McDonald, Don Henley, Josh Groban, Itzhak Perlman and Michael Buble are among those ...

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  19. 'Great Performances: Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn' to air on AETNRead the original story

    Friday Nov 17 | PressReleasePoint

    "Great Performances: Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn" will air on the Arkansas Educational Television Network Friday, Nov. 24, at 8 p.m. Reimagining the classic Hollywood film for the stage, "Holiday Inn" tells the story of Jim, who leaves the bright lights of Broadway - as well as his fianceI e and dance partner Lila - to settle down at an old farmhouse in Connecticut. However, Jim's life just isn't the same without a bit of song and dance.

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  20. Broadway's INDECENT Arrives on PBS TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Tony Award-winning play Indecent comes to THIRTEEN's Great Performances , tonight, November 17, at 9 p.m. on PBS as part of the fall Broadway's best lineup. Indecent, along with the previously announced Great Performances airings of She Loves Me, Present Laughter, and Holiday Inn, was directed for television by Emmy Award-winner David Horn , executive producer of both Great Performances and THIRTEEN's local Theater Close-Up series.

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