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Holiday Programs on WNED PBS

The holiday season on WNED PBS dazzles this year with programs and specials that will delight the entire family, featuring inspirational music, savory cuisine and beloved characters from across the pond.

November

Saturday, November 20 at 1pm

Cook’s Country | Thanksgiving, Simplified

Hosted by Bridget Lancaster and Julia Collin Davison, Cook's Country features the best regional home cooking in the country and relies on the same practical, no-nonsense food approach that has made Cook's Country magazine so successful. Cook's Country is where family-friendly recipes from every corner of America are reimagined for home cooks everywhere.

Sunday, November 21 at 1pm

The Lawrence Welk Show | Thanksgiving

You'll probably remember every song on this show from "Que Sera, Sera" to "The Girl That I Marry". Norma Zimmer gives a beautiful performance of "My Favorite Things" and you'll laugh as Larry Hooper and Buddy Merrill cut up during "Sleepin' At The Foor Of The Bed". The orchestra is in the spotlight for a medley of songs from the Rogers and Hammerstein musical "Carousel" and you won't want to miss Buddy Merrill's impromptu solo on "My Blue Heaven".

Sunday, November 21 at 7:30pm

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

Peppermint Patty invites everyone to Charlie Brown's for Thanksgiving, even though he's going to see his grandmother. Snoopy decides to cook his own version of a Thanksgiving meal with help from his friends.

Wednesday, November 24 at 8pm

Nature | My Life as a Turkey

Deep in the wilds of Florida, writer and naturalist Joe Hutto was given the rare opportunity to raise wild turkeys from chicks. Eventually, he had to let his children grow up and go off on their own, but this was harder than he ever imagined.

Thursday, November 25 at 3am

The Pilgrims | American Experience

Discover the harrowing and brutal truths behind the Pilgrims' arrival in the New World and the myths of Thanksgiving. Director Ric Burns explores the history of our nation's beginnings in this epic tale of converging forces.

Friday, November 26 at 9pm

Happy Holidays with Bing & Frank

Celebrate the holidays with a timeless special, featuring the magical combination of Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby. In this early color broadcast from 1957, the two legends swap Christmas songs and stories and duet on some favorite holiday classics.

Additional Airings: Sunday, November 28 at 3pm and Friday, December 3 at 3am.

Friday, November 26 at 9: 30pm

The Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra Christmas Show

Join Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra and their families for this joyful holiday special filmed in 1967. Songs include "I'll Be Home for Christmas," "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," "Silent Night" and many more. With special guest Sammy Davis, Jr.

Additional Airings: Sunday, November 28 at 3:30pm, Friday and December 3 at 3:30am.

December

Friday, December 3 at 8pm

Sarah Brightman | A Christmas Symphony

Join the world's best-selling soprano for her first-ever Christmas special. Breathing new life into holiday classics and festive fan favorites of the season, Sarah is joined by guests Andrew Lloyd Webber, Aled Jones and choir Gregoria.

Additional Airings: Sunday, December 5 at 1am, Monday, December 6 at 1:30pm, and Tuesday, December 7 at 3:30pm

Saturday, December 4 at 7:15pm

Vicar of Dibley | Christmas 2021 | Dibley in Lockdown

Dawn French reprises her role as the nation's favourite vicar, delivering lockdown sermons to her parishioners via Zoom.

Additional Airing: Saturday, December 25 at 10:31pm

Monday, December 6 at 7:30pm

Carpenters | Close to You & Christmas Memories

This is a music-filled documentary that traces the Carpenters' career through the eyes of Richard Carpenter and the group's friends in the music business, features all of their top recording hits, including "(They Long to Be) Close to You," "Top of the World," "Hurting Each Other," "Only Yesterday," "Rainy Days and Mondays" and "We've Only Just Begun." The show ends with a Carpenters' perennially popular Christmas music offering favorites "The Christmas Song," "Winter Wonderland," White Christmas" and more.

Additional Airing: Thursday, December 9 at 12:30pm

Wednesday, December 8 at 7:30pm

Rick Steves European Christmas

From manger scenes and mistletoe to wintry wonderlands, this celebrates the Christmas season throughout the European continent. In the special, Rick visits friends and families in England, France, Norway, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy to reveal their customs and practices of the holiday season. He begins his travels in England, where the Christmas pudding is the real centerpiece of a traditional English holiday meal. In Paris, the Eiffel Tower heralds the season with its red, twinkling lights. And in the countryside of Tuscany, villagers stack neat pyramids of wood for great bonfires. The lighting of the fires is a signal to villagers - dressed as shepherds - to come and sing old carols. It also offers a colorful, musical celebration of Christmas across Europe where viewers will learn about customs from "the old countries," hear local choirs, and discover holiday family traditions.

 

Additional Airings: Friday, December 3 at 12:30pm, Thursday, December 9 at 12am, and Saturday, December 11 at 2:30pm

Wednesday, December 8 at 9:30pm

Nature | Santa’s Wild Home

Get an intimate look into life in Lapland, fabled land of Santa Claus and actual home of tenacious wildlife such as reindeer, wolverines, Brown bears and more.

Saturday, December 11 at 12:30pm 

How to Cook Well at Christmas with Rory O’Connell l | Episode 1

Rory O'Connell is back with a holiday season of How To Cook Well. As usual, he cooks imaginative and stylish dishes with wit and erudition, but always with the aim of making the recipes simple to follow and accessible. Rory prepares elegant dishes for cooks who want something a little different, including potted lobster, duck leg curry with Indian spices and apple cider vinegar, a surprising Irish salad and apple Betty with chocolate and mincemeat.

Sunday, December 12 at 7pm

Christmas on the Danube

Christmas on the Danube is a companion to European Christmas Market. It is true holiday treat that will fill your senses with warmth, touch your heart, and provide your mind with geography and history, as well. Traveling the majestic Danube River as it passes through stunning European landscape, history and culture, Christmas on the Danube visits theses cities along the Danube, which are particularly spectacular at Christmas.

Additional Airings: Tuesday, December 21 at 1:01am, Tuesday, December 21 at 7:30pm, and Thursday, December 23 at 2pm

Monday, December 13 at 9pm

20 Years of Christmas with the Tabernacle Choir

Tony Award winner Brian Stokes Mitchell joins the Choir and Orchestra for this two-hour 20th anniversary retrospective with performances from Audra McDonald, Kristin Chenoweth, Gladys Knight, Angela Lansbury, Hugh Bonneville, Renee Fleming and more.

Additional Airing: Friday, December 24 at 10pm

Monday, December 14 at 9pm

The Nutcracker and the Mouse King

Tony Award winner Brian Stokes Mitchell joins the Choir and Orchestra for this two-hour 20th anniversary retrospective with performances from Audra McDonald, Kristin Chenoweth, Gladys Knight, Angela Lansbury, Hugh Bonneville, Renee Fleming and more.

Additional Airing: Friday, December 24 at 10pm

The Magic of Christmas in Alsace

Tuesday, December 14 at 10:30pm

The Magic of Christmas in Alsace

Christmas in the Alsace region of France is best experienced in the small towns and villages where each community has its own unique holiday traditions, celebrations, food, and of course wine. The Alsatian landscape is covered with medieval towns, castle ruins and vineyards that overflow with charm and history. And at Christmas, the townspeople go all out in decorating each of their towns to outdo the next in celebration of the season, and their Christmas markets are a truly magical take on this uniquely French celebration of Christmas. With Christmas being a magical time for children, the music accompaniment to this show are French carols sung by a The Maine Girls Chorus, which will delight the child in all of us.

Additional Airings: Tuesday, December 16 at 1:30am, Monday, December 20 at 2pm, Thursday, December 23 at 4:30am and Friday, December 24 at 2:01pm

Santa School

Wednesday, December 15 at 10pm

Santa School

Santa School is a heartwarming film that follows six would-be Santa Clauses as they take an intensive workshop to learn to dress, walk, and talk like Santa. But who are they and what inspires them to take this path?

Additional Airing: Friday, December 17 at 1am

Lights Before Christmas

Friday, December 17 at 8pm

Lights Before Christmas | Radiance By Rail

Amid the chaos of the holiday season, slow down and take an unhurried journey through the mesmerizing English countryside on board an illuminated antique steam train. All aboard!

Additional Airing: Tuesday, December 21 at 12am

Saturday, December 18 at 12:30pm

How to Cook Well at Christmas with Rory O’Connell l | Episode 2

Rory O'Connell is back with a holiday season of How To Cook Well. As usual, he cooks imaginative and stylish dishes with wit and erudition, but always with the aim of making the recipes simple to follow and accessible. His particular skill is in taking quite humble ingredients and creating a dish which transforms them into something surprising and delicious. Influences from Asia, the middle East and the Americas can be found in this selection of recipes, as of course are the traditions and superb ingredients to be found in Ireland. In this episode Rory prepares cauliflower soup with spiced tomato oil; roast pumpkin and brussel sprouts with pumpkin seed praline; cucumber and elderflower granite rustic turkey with swiss chard and tarragon cardamom poached pears with dark chocolate.

America’s Test Kitchen Special | Home for the Holidays

Saturday, December 18 at 1pm

America’s Test Kitchen Special | Home for the Holidays

The entire cast is home for the holidays, and they're sharing their tips and tricks for planning a stress-free gathering, while also recounting personal holiday memories and revealing their all-time favorite holiday recipes from the Test Kitchen archives. The special also spotlights five of the Test Kitchen's favorite holiday recipes, including new twists on classic holiday fare such as turkey en cocotte and beef tenderloin with smoky potatoes and persillade relish. Complete with an outtake reel over the credits, this show is a warm, inviting and fun-filled hour of cooking.

Mary Berry’s Country House at Christmas

Saturday, December 18 at 5:30pm

Mary Berry’s Country House at Christmas

Mary Berry visits Harewood House in Yorkshire as it prepares for Christmas on a grand scale, and demonstrates how to make delicious recipes inspired by festive dishes of the past.

Additional Airing: Thursday, December 23 at 4:30pm

Sunday, December 19 at 3pm

A Buffalo Messiah

The Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus presents Handel's beloved Messiah in venues across Buffalo. Filmed during 2020. To keep all of the performers safe, small groups of singers were filmed separately and then the film and sound were combined with four accompanists from the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra who were filmed ahead of time at Kleinhans Music Hall. Singers were filmed performing “And He Shall Purify,” “O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings to Zion,” and “Glory to God” at St. Joseph Cathedral, and “For Unto Us a Child Is Born,” and “His Yoke Is Easy” at the Ellicott Square Building. Soloists include Soprano Madeline Harts, Alto Mariami Bekauri, and Tenor James Judd.

Additional Airings: Wednesday, December 22 at 4am, Friday, December 34 at 9pm, and Saturday, December 25 at 3:30pm

Sunday, December 19 at 7pm

Treasures of New York | Holiday Train Show

Hosted by Juju Chang, this episode illuminates the process of preparing for The New York Botanical Garden’s beloved Holiday Train Show®, which features more than a dozen large-scale model railway trains and over 140 replicas of iconic New York landmarks, from the original Penn Station to the Empire State Building.

Sunday, December 19 at 7:30pm

A Charlie Brown Christmas

Feeling down about the commercialism of Christmas, Charlie Brown becomes the director of the gang's holiday play. Can he overcome his friends' preference for dancing over acting, find the "perfect" tree, and discover the true meaning of Christmas?

Sunday, December 19 at 8pm

Lucy Worsley’s 12 Days of Tudor Christmas

Join Lucy Worsley on a 12-day extravaganza as she discovers that much of what we enjoy in contemporary Christmas - from carols to turkey, gift-giving to mistletoe and mulled wine - has surprising Tudor origins, rooted in devotion and charity.

Additional Airing: Sunday, December 25 at 2am

Sunday, December 19 at 8pm

Christmas at Belmont 2021

Christmas at Belmont 2021 features alumnus country/gospel singer Josh Turner and Belmont University students. Taped in Belmont's Fisher Center for the Performing Arts, the show includes holiday favorites and songs from Turner's new Christmas album.

Sunday, December 20 at 10pm

2021 Holiday Special Presented by SUNY Fredonia School of Music

Join the choirs of SUNY Fredonia for a festive holiday concert. The Chamber Choir, Camerata, and College Choir from the renowned School of Music at SUNY Fredonia perform their annual Winter Holiday Concert with music to celebrate the season.

Additional Airings: Friday, December 24 at 8pm and Saturday, December 25 at 2:30pm

Tuesday, December 21 at 12:30pm

Call the Midwife Holiday Special 2017

Join the midwives as they battle snow, ice, power cuts and frozen pipes to provide patient care during the coldest winter in 300 years. Valerie helps a young couple who experience a traumatic birth and Sister Julienne tries to reunite a family.

Tuesday, December 21 at 9pm

Christmas in New York | Inside the Plaza

A world-famous hotel that epitomizes the best of everything, performs its annual transformation into a magical festive paradise in this enchanting piece of seasonal escapism. At the Plaza on New York's Fifth Avenue, where suites cost up to $40,000 a night, staff are tasked with fulfilling every whim of their guests. Watch as they prepare a Christmas feast for up to 500, turn rooms into magical yuletide havens and await the arrival of Father Christmas himself.

Tuesday, December 21 at 10pm

St. Thomas Christmas| Bloom Eternal

A St. Thomas Christmas:  Bloom Eternal, is an hour-long performance special that celebrates the Advent and Christmas season by drawing from both familiar traditional carols and innovative contemporary selections. This year offers a specifically commissioned piece for the concert, "Lo How a Rose E'er Blooming" by Roger Cichy.

Call the Midwife Holiday Special 2018

Wednesday, December 22 at 12:30pm

Call the Midwife Holiday Special 2018

See what happens when a new nun and four Chinese orphans arrive unexpectedly at Nonnatus House, causing both joy and chaos for the midwives. Meanwhile, Mother Superior falls ill, and it's time for a new spiritual leader to be elected.

European Christmas Markets

Wednesday, December 22 at 2pm

European Christmas Markets

Join us on our discovery of Europe's Christmas Markets, where the town center, market square or just the narrow, cobblestone streets of the cities and towns of Europe come alive in winter with festively decorated wooden stalls offering all sorts of treats and delights. As we travel through Germany, France and Switzerland we visit cities and towns and learn of their history, see their major sights, and visit their charming markets. In Nuremberg we visit the imposing castle, and one of the most famous of all the Christmas markets. You can almost smell the roasting sausages and gingerbread sold in the stalls. In Rothenburg we learn of the traditional wooden Christmas decorations from the son of the founder of the Kathe Wolfhart Christmas store, and wander along the ramparts the the fairy tale village. A unique visit is made to the ancient town of Michelstadt and its Christmas market. And then into France, to see how the French celebrate the season in Strasbourg. We conclude our travels in Switzerland, with the sights and sounds of the holidays in Basel and and the alpine city of Lucerne.

Additional Airings: Wednesday, December 22 at 1am and Tuesday, December 28 at 7:30pm.

Thursday, December 23 at 12:30pm

Call the Midwife Holiday Special 2019

Mother Mildred and the Nonnatus House team go to the Outer Hebrides in response to a nursing shortage. Navigating the terrain, they strive to keep up with the needs of the locals.

Thursday, December 23 at 9pm

Agatha Christie’s Poirot | Hercule Piorot’s Christmas

The tyrannical patriarch of a dysfunctional but wealthy family summons his adult children for a Christmas reunion, but prior to the holiday his throat is slashed apparently by one of them.

Friday, December 24 at 12:30pm

Call the Midwife Holiday Special 2020

Everyone at Nonnatus House looks forward to a traditional holiday, but nothing goes quite to plan. Meanwhile, the Circus arrives in Poplar, bringing new friendships, new experiences and an exciting adventure for Nurse Crane.

The Magic of Christmas in Alsace

Friday, December 24 at 2:01pm

The Magic of Christmas in Alsace

Christmas in the Alsace region of France is best experienced in the small towns and villages where each community has its own unique holiday traditions, celebrations, food, and of course wine. The Alsatian landscape is covered with medieval towns, castle ruins and vineyards that overflow with charm and history. And at Christmas, the townspeople go all out in decorating each of their towns to outdo the next in celebration of the season, and their Christmas markets are a truly magical take on this uniquely French celebration of Christmas. With Christmas being a magical time for children, the music accompaniment to this show are French carols sung by a The Maine Girls Chorus, which will delight the child in all of us.

Friday, December 24 at 8pm

2021 Holiday Special Presented by SUNY Fredonia School of Music

Join the choirs of SUNY Fredonia for a festive holiday concert. The Chamber Choir, Camerata, and College Choir from the renowned School of Music at SUNY Fredonia perform their annual Winter Holiday Concert with music to celebrate the season.

 

Additional Airings: Friday, December 24 at 8pm and Saturday, December 25 at 2:30pm

A Buffalo Messiah

Friday, December 24 at 9pm

A Buffalo Messiah

The Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus presents Handel's beloved Messiah in venues across Buffalo. Filmed during 2020. To keep all of the performers safe, small groups of singers were filmed separately and then the film and sound were combined with four accompanists from the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra who were filmed ahead of time at Kleinhans Music Hall. Singers were filmed performing “And He Shall Purify,” “O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings to Zion,” and “Glory to God” at St. Joseph Cathedral, and “For Unto Us a Child Is Born,” and “His Yoke Is Easy” at the Ellicott Square Building. Soloists include Soprano Madeline Harts, Alto Mariami Bekauri, and Tenor James Judd.

Additional Airings: Saturday, December 25 at 3:30pm

20 Years of Christmas with the Tabernacle Choir

Friday, December 24 at 10pm

20 Years of Christmas with the Tabernacle Choir

Tony Award winner Brian Stokes Mitchell joins the Choir and Orchestra for this two-hour 20th anniversary retrospective with performances from Audra McDonald, Kristin Chenoweth, Gladys Knight, Angela Lansbury, Hugh Bonneville, Renee Fleming and more.

Holiday Handbells | The Raleigh Ringers

Saturday, December 25 at 11:30am

Holiday Handbells | The Raleigh Ringers

The Raleigh Ringers, an internationally acclaimed community handbell choir based in Raleigh, North Carolina, present the sequel to their critically acclaimed holiday special, One Winter Evening at Meymandi. HOLIDAY HANDBELLS runs the gamut of song selections from old yuletide favorites to Vince Guaraldi's A Charlie Brown Christmasscore and other sounds of the season. Highlights include: a lighthearted take on "Flight of the Bumblebee," the solemn French carol "Pat-a-pan," "March of the Toys" from the operetta Babes in Toyland, Chopin's "Valse Brilliante," and an instrumental version of "Silent Night." In between, director and conductor David Harris explains the centuries-old history of handbells, the variety of bells and bell-like instruments used, and the teamwork required to perform a piece.

Saturday, December 25 at 12:30pm

Crane Candlelight Concert

The Crane Candlelight Concert 2020: Christmas Past, Christmas Present looks a bit different from other years. Filmed during the coronavirus pandemic, a large scale concert with an orchestra and full chorus was not possible. Christmas Past, Christmas Present is a compilation of new socially distanced performances from students and faculty, alongside highlights from years past by the renowned Crane School of Music at the State University of New York at Potsdam. This concert includes traditional Christmas and seasonal hymns from around the world with popular favorites.

Liona Boyd | A Winter Fantasy

Saturday, December 25 at 1:30pm

Liona Boyd | A Winter Fantasy

Filmed in historic Richmond Hill United Church in December 2017, Liona Boyd: A Winter Fantasy perfectly captures a magical evening concert performed by world-renowned classical guitarist, Liona Boyd and her protege, Andrew Dolson. The film also features special guest, Grammy nominated flautist Ron Korb, as well as the Chancel Choir of Richmond Hill.

2021 Holiday Special Presented by SUNY Fredonia School of Music

Saturday, December 25 at 2:30pm

2021 Holiday Special Presented by SUNY Fredonia School of Music

Join the choirs of SUNY Fredonia for a festive holiday concert. The Chamber Choir, Camerata, and College Choir from the renowned School of Music at SUNY Fredonia perform their annual Winter Holiday Concert with music to celebrate the season.

A Buffalo Messiah

Saturday, December 25 at 3:30pm

A Buffalo Messiah

The Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus presents Handel's beloved Messiah in venues across Buffalo. Filmed during 2020. To keep all of the performers safe, small groups of singers were filmed separately and then the film and sound were combined with four accompanists from the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra who were filmed ahead of time at Kleinhans Music Hall. Singers were filmed performing “And He Shall Purify,” “O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings to Zion,” and “Glory to God” at St. Joseph Cathedral, and “For Unto Us a Child Is Born,” and “His Yoke Is Easy” at the Ellicott Square Building. Soloists include Soprano Madeline Harts, Alto Mariami Bekauri, and Tenor James Judd.

Saturday, December 25 at 4:30pm

All Is Calm | The Christmas Truce of 1914

The Western Front. Christmas. 1914. Out of the violence comes a silence, then a song. A German soldier steps into No Man's Land Singing "Stille Nacht." Thus begins an extraordinary night of camaraderie, music and peace. This award-winning docu-musical theatre production recreates an astounding moment in history when Allied and German soldiers laid down their arms to celebrate the holiday together by trading carols, sharing food and drink, playing soccer and burying the dead. This remarkable story is told through the words of the great WWI poets, official war documents, diary entries and letters written by more than thirty WWI soldiers. The historic documents are woven together with iconic WWI songs and European Christmas carols to create a profound retelling of this extraordinary moment in history.

Additional Airings: Monday, December 20 at 12:30pm, Thursday, December 23 at 3am, and Saturday, December 25 at 5am

Call the Midwife Holiday Special 2021

Saturday, December 25 at 9pm

Call the Midwife Holiday Special 2021

Christmas 1966 promises to be a memorable one. The Nonnatus House team are faced with their busiest Christmas Day ever as the Maternity Home is filled with expectant moms and challenging cases. Luckily Mother Mildred is on hand to support the team.

Additional Airings: Sunday, December 26 at 7:30pm, Monday, December 27 at 2am, and Tuesday, December 28 at 2am

Vicar of Dibley | Christmas 2021 | Dibley in Lockdown

Saturday, December 25 at 10:31pm

Vicar of Dibley | Christmas 2021 | Dibley in Lockdown

Dawn French reprises her role as the nation's favourite vicar, delivering lockdown sermons to her parishioners via Zoom.

The Lawrence Welk Show | Christmas Reunion 1985

Sunday, December 26 at 1pm

The Lawrence Welk Show | Christmas Reunion 1985

This is the special that reunited Lawrence and his Musical Family for the first time following their phenomenal 27 year run on National TV. At the time, no one realized it would also be the last time the Musical Family would perform together with their beloved boss. The most emotional moment in this heartwarming program is the singing of the traditional Christmas carols, conducted by Lawrence himself.

European Christmas Markets

Tuesday, December 28 at 7:30pm

European Christmas Markets

Join us on our discovery of Europe's Christmas Markets, where the town center, market square or just the narrow, cobblestone streets of the cities and towns of Europe come alive in winter with festively decorated wooden stalls offering all sorts of treats and delights. As we travel through Germany, France and Switzerland we visit cities and towns and learn of their history, see their major sights, and visit their charming markets. In Nuremberg we visit the imposing castle, and one of the most famous of all the Christmas markets. You can almost smell the roasting sausages and gingerbread sold in the stalls. In Rothenburg we learn of the traditional wooden Christmas decorations from the son of the founder of the Kathe Wolfhart Christmas store, and wander along the ramparts the the fairy tale village. A unique visit is made to the ancient town of Michelstadt and its Christmas market. And then into France, to see how the French celebrate the season in Strasbourg. We conclude our travels in Switzerland, with the sights and sounds of the holidays in Basel and and the alpine city of Lucerne.

Great Performances at the Met| New Year’s Eve Gala

Friday, December 31 at 7:30pm

Great Performances at the Met| New Year’s Eve Gala

The Met rings in the new year with a gala performance featuring Met stars Angel Blue, Pretty Yende, Javier Camarena and Matthew Polenzani. Performing from the Parktheater in Kurhaus Göggingen, in Augsburg, Germany, the program features arias, duets and ensembles from Donizetti to Puccini, as well as arrangements of operetta and Neapolitan songs.

United in Song| Celebrating the American Dream

Friday, December 31 at 9pm

United in Song| Celebrating the American Dream

Ring in the New Year with PBS and an all-star concert performed on location at Philadelphia's historic Independence Hall. Hosted by Chita Rivera with performances by David Archuleta, Paulo Szot, Midori, Lea Salonga, Pepe Romero, Deborah Cox, Judy Collins, Cassadee Pope, Brandee Younger, members of The Washington Ballet, and more -- joined by Luke Frazier and the American Pops Orchestra.

January

Great Performances | From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2022

Saturday, January 1 at 8pm

Great Performances | From Vienna: The New Year’s Celebration 2022

Ring in 2022 with guest conductor Daniel Barenboim and the Vienna Philharmonic performing a festive selection of Strauss Family waltzes.

Holiday Programs

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