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Great Performances at the Met: The Hours

Season 50 Episode 11

Renée Fleming makes her return to the Met in this new opera by from Pulitzer Prize–winning composer Kevin Puts, adapted from Michael Cunningham’s novel, inspired by Virginia Woolf’s “Mrs. Dalloway.”

Aired: 03/16/23
Major series funding for GREAT PERFORMANCES is provided by The Joseph & Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation, the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Arts Fund, the LuEsther T. Mertz Charitable Trust, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, Jody and John Arnhold, the Abra Prentice Foundation, The Starr Foundation, The Philip and Janice Levin Foundation, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, the Thea Petschek Iervolino Foundation, Seton J. Melvin, the Estate of Worthington Mayo-Smith, the Jack Lawrence Charitable Remainder Trust Worchell Lawrence, and Ellen and James S. Marcus.
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Tenor Piotr Beczała leads the cast in the title role of the mysterious swan knight.
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Extras
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New York City Ballet presents an evening of works by George Balanchine and Justin Peck.
The company of New York City Ballet perform "The Times Are Racing."
The company of New York City Ballet perform "Square Dance."
Peter Mattei stars in Mozart's tragicomedy "Don Giovanni."
Peter Mattei, Adam Plachetka, and Alexander Tsymbalyuk perform the Act II aria.
Strauss’s grand Viennese comedy includes Lise Davidsen, Samantha Hankey and more.
Lise Davidsen, Erin Morley, and Samantha Hankey sing an excerpt from the Act III trio.
Great Performances presents the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra’s summer night concert.
The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra performs a section of “Of A Spring Morning”