NYC-ARTS Profile: Peter Martins

Clip | 10m 52s

Paula Zahn speaks with Peter Martins, Ballet Master in Chief of the New York City Ballet, about the legacy of choreographer George Balanchine and the recent performances of the ballet company in Paris. Recorded for the Great Performances series, "New York City Ballet in Paris" and "New York City Ballet Symphony in C" will air on February 17 and February 24 at 9pm on PBS (check local listings).

Aired: 02/16/17

Rating: NR

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NYC-ARTS is made possible in part by First Republic Bank. Major funding for NYC-ARTS is also made possible by Rosalind P. Walter, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, the Thea Petschek Iervolino Foundation, the Jean Dubinsky Appleton Estate, Jody and John Arnhold, Ellen and James S. Marcus, The Lewis “Sonny” Turner Fund for Dance, Elise Jaffe and Jeffrey Brown, The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, and the Elroy and Terry Krumholz Foundation. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding provided by members of THIRTEEN.