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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.

Shakespearean Personality Quiz
Shakespearean Personality Quiz

Are you more of a Richard II, a Falstaff or a Henry V? Take our quiz based on Shakespeare's history plays.

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Founding Fathers Personality Quiz
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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Now Hear This “Handel: Italian Style”

Scott Yoo returns to Italy to follow in Handel’s footsteps.
Now Hear This “Scarlatti: Man Out of Time”

Now Hear This “Scarlatti: Man Out of Time”

Join Scott in Spain and Morocco to discover the music of Domenico Scarlatti.

Now Hear This “The Riddle of Bach”

Now Hear This “The Riddle of Bach”

Scott Yoo goes to Germany to learn Bach’s sonatas and partitas.

Now Hear This “Vivaldi: Something Completely Different”

Now Hear This “Vivaldi: Something Completely Different”

Scott heads to Northern Italy to chase the story behind Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons."

Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2019

WETA PassportVienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2019

Enjoy the Vienna Philharmonic’s annual concert conducted by Gustavo Dudamel.

Julius Caesar from Donmar

WETA PassportJulius Caesar from Donmar

A powerful dramatization of Shakespeare’s masterpiece set in a women’s prison.

Birgit Nilsson: A League of Her Own

WETA PassportBirgit Nilsson: A League of Her Own

Celebrate the life of Swedish soprano Birgit Nilsson, the face of opera in the late 1950s-