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  Stories to Screen: Talking Animals - The Tale of Despereaux (G)
Showing:
Sat, Jan 20 @ 10 am
An unusually brave mouse helps to restore happiness to a forlorn kingdom after making friends with a gentleman rat. (2008)
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo and Juliet
Showing:
Sun, Jan 21 @ 1 pm
In Verona, Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love while their respective families, the Montagues and the Capulets, are caught in a bitter rivalry ending in heart­-wrenching tragedy…
   
 
  J. D. Vance, author of Hillbilly Elegy, with General (Ret.) David H. Petraeus
Showing:
Fri, Jan 26 @ 2 pm
A conversation with J. D. Vance, author.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's Tosca
Showing:
Sat, Jan 27 @ 1 pm
A new staging of Puccini’s dramatic tragedy, directed by Sir David McVicar. Emmanuel Villaume conducts. Pre-opera talk at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  The Smog of the Sea (NR)
Showing:
Tue, Jan 30 @ 6 pm
The Smog of the Sea chronicles a 1-week journey through the remote waters of the Sargasso Sea in search of "garbage patches" but the crew discovers something else instead.
   
 
  The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (PG; 1969)
Showing:
Thu, Feb 1 @ 2 pm
Thu, Feb 1 @ 7 pm
In honor of author Muriel Spark's 100th birthday, we're bring back Miss Jean Brodie (Maggie Smith)!
   
 
  Lincoln Theater's Classic Film Club: Casablanca (1942)
Showing:
Fri, Feb 2 @ 2 pm
In Casablanca in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate encounters a former lover, with unforeseen complications. Starring Ingrid Bergman and Humphrey Bogart.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Arts
Showing:
Sat, Feb 3 @ 2 pm
A Bigger Picture 2012 & 82 Portraits and One Still Life 2016. David Hockney is Britain’s most popular artist and arguably equally popular around the globe.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Lady of the Camellias (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Feb 4 @ 1 pm
At a theatre performance of ‘Manon Lescaut’,the young and naive Armand is utterly captivated after meeting the ravishing and most desirable courtesan Marguerite Gautier. Their encounter gives birth to a passionate yet doomed love…
   
 
  Talking Art in Maine, Intimate Conversations: Mark Bessire
Showing:
Thu, Feb 8 @ 7 pm
Talking Art in Maine is a series of intimate, one on one conversations between artist, Jane Dahmen, and notable artists and curators who have made a substantial contribution to the arts in the state of Maine.
   
 
  BBC's The Royal House of Windsor. Episodes 1 and 2.
Showing:
Fri, Feb 9 @ 2 pm
The history of Britain's ruling dynasty, the Windsors, over the last 100 years, starting with the time around the outbreak of WWI.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore
Showing:
Sat, Feb 10 @ 12 pm
Donizetti’s comic gem L’Elisir d’Amore, staged by Bartlett Sher and conducted by Domingo Hindoyan. Pre-opera talk at 10:45 AM.
   
 
  BBC's The Royal House of Windsor. Episodes 3 and 4.
Showing:
Fri, Feb 16 @ 2 pm
The history of Britain's ruling dynasty, the Windsors, over the last 100 years, starting with the time around the outbreak of WWI.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Talking Animals - Charlotte's Web (G)
Showing:
Sat, Feb 17 @ 10 am
A gentle and wise grey spider with a flair for promotion pledges to save a young pig from slaughter for dinner food. (1973)
   
 
  Into the Light (NR)
Showing:
Sat, Feb 17 @ 2 pm
A feature documentary about a Marine returning from Afghanistan with the invisible injuries of war who meets a therapist who is confronting her own family history of mental illness.
   
 
  NT Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Showing:
Thu, Feb 22 @ 2 pm
Thu, Feb 22 @ 7 pm
The Young Vic and The Young Ones present the Young Vic production. Live at 2 PM, rebroadcast at 7 PM.
   
 
  BBC's The Royal House of Windsor. Episodes 5 and 6.
Showing:
Fri, Feb 23 @ 2 pm
The history of Britain's ruling dynasty, the Windsors, over the last 100 years, starting with the time around the outbreak of WWI.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's La Bohème
Showing:
Sat, Feb 24 @ 12:30 pm
An exciting young cast stars in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production of La Bohème, the most-performed opera in Met history.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Flames of Paris
Showing:
Sun, Mar 4 @ 1 pm
In the era of the French Revolution, Jeanne and her brother Jérôme leave Marseille for Paris to support the revolutionary effort that is taking over the capital. While fighting for freedom, they both encounter love along the way…
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Talking Animals - Stuart Little (G)
Showing:
Sat, Mar 10 @ 10 am
The Little family adopt a charming young mouse named Stuart, but the family cat wants rid of him. (1999)
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Rossini's Semiramide
Showing:
Sat, Mar 10 @ 1 pm
This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly 25 years—with Maurizio Benini on the podium.
   
 
  DaPonte String Quartet
Showing:
Sun, Mar 18 @ 3 pm
DaPonte String Quartet presents their Winter Series II: A Stroll in the Prater with Haydn, Berg and Beethoven.
   
 
  NT Live: Julius Caesar
Showing:
Thu, Mar 22 @ 3 pm
Thu, Mar 22 @ 7 pm
Ben Whishaw (The Danish Girl, Skyfall, Hamlet) and Michelle Fairley (Fortitude, Game of Thrones) play Brutus and Cassius, David Calder (The Lost City of Z, The Hatton Garden Job) plays Caesar and David Morrissey (The Missing, Hangmen, The Walking Dead) is Mark Antony. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Mozart's Così fan tutte
Showing:
Sat, Mar 31 @ 1 pm
A winning cast comes together for Phelim McDermott’s clever vision of Mozart’s comedy about the sexes, set in a carnival-esque, funhouse environment inspired by 1950s Coney Island.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Cézanne - Portraits of a Life
Showing:
Sat, Apr 7 @ 2 pm
EXHIBITION ON SCREEN is thrilled to present one of the most talked-about exhibitions of the year. Dedicated to the portrait work of Paul Cézanne, the exhibition opens in Paris before traveling to London and Washington.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Verdi's Luisa Miller
Showing:
Sat, Apr 14 @ 12:30 pm
Plácido Domingo adds yet another chapter to his legendary Met partnership with this rarely performed Verdi gem, a heart-wrenching tragedy of fatherly love. Sonya Yoncheva sings the title role opposite Piotr Beczala in the first Met performances of the opera in more than ten years.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Talking Animals - Babe (G)
Showing:
Sat, Apr 21 @ 10 am
Babe, a pig raised by sheepdogs, learns to herd sheep with a little help from Farmer Hoggett. (1995)
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Giselle (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Apr 22 @ 1 pm
When Giselle learns that her beloved Albrecht is promised to another woman, she dies of a broken heart in his arms. While Albrecht grieves,she returns from the dead as a Wili, a vengeful spirit meant to make unfaithful men dance until death…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Massenet's Cendrillon
Showing:
Sat, Apr 28 @ 1 pm
For the first time ever, Massenet’s sumptuous take on the Cinderella story comes to the Met, with Joyce DiDonato starring in the title role. Pre-opera talk at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  DaPonte String Quartet
Showing:
Sun, May 13 @ 3 pm
Series III: “Obsessions,” featuring Hugo Wolf, Bela Bartok and Franz Schubert.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Vincent van Gogh - A New Way of Seeing (Encore)
Showing:
Sat, Jun 2 @ 2 pm
Showcasing Van Gogh’s iconic works like never before and featuring exclusive interviews with the curatorial team at the Van Gogh Museum, this EXHIBITION ON SCREEN favorite from Season 2 makes a welcome return to the big screen.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Coppélia
Showing:
Sun, Jun 10 @ 1 pm
Swanhilda notices her fiancé Franz is infatuated with the beautiful Coppélia who sits reading on her balcony each day. Nearly breaking up the two sweethearts, Coppélia is not what she seems and Swanhilda decides to teach Franz a lesson…
   
 
 
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