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Black Lucy and The Bard

Explore Shakespeare’s love life through the perspective of the “Dark Lady” in this work from Nashville Ballet based on poetry by Caroline Randall Williams and featuring an original score by GRAMMY winner Rhiannon Giddens.
Season 50 Episode 1 Length 1:24:17 Premiere: 09/16/22

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S50 E16 Length 54:25 Premiere Date 04/28/23

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S50 E15 Length 53:34 Premiere Date 04/21/23

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S50 E14 Length 53:25 Premiere Date 04/14/23

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S50 E13 Length 53:55 Premiere Date 04/07/23

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S50 E10 Length 1:53:25 Premiere Date 03/13/23

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S50 E9 Length 54:25 Premiere Date 02/24/23

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S50 E6 Length 1:50:38 Premiere Date 11/25/22

NY Phil Reopening of David Geffen Hall

S50 E5 Length 1:22:25 Premiere Date 11/04/22

Intimate Apparel

S50 E2 Length 2:11:32 Premiere Date 09/23/22

Black Lucy and The Bard

S50 E1 Length 1:24:17 Premiere Date 09/16/22

Black Lucy and the Bard Preview

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 09/16/22

Black Lucy and the Bard Preview

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 09/16/22

Shakespeare and Lucy Meet

Clip Length 03:05 Premiere Date 09/16/22

Black Lucy & The Fair Youth

Clip Length 02:32 Premiere Date 09/16/22

Behind the Scenes of "Black Lucy and the Bard"

Clip Length 05:05 Premiere Date 09/16/22

Broadway's Best 2019

Preview Length 00:26 Premiere Date 11/01/19

In Memoriam: Diahann Carroll

Clip Length 01:07 Premiere Date 10/04/19

Miami City Ballet Dances Balanchine and Tharp

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 10/27/11

Miami City Ballet's Edward Villella

Clip Length 06:47 Premiere Date 10/27/11

Harry Connick, Jr. About being on Great Performances

Clip Length 01:30 Premiere Date 02/24/11

Interview with Patrick Stewart

Clip Length 03:16 Premiere Date 04/14/10

A Ballet in Sneakers: Jerome Robbins and Opus Jazz

Clip Length 09:48 Premiere Date 04/13/10

Improvisations, Movement #3

Clip Length 04:26 Premiere Date 03/23/10

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