PBS: National Memorial Day Concert
A more than three decades long tradition unlike anything else on television, this deeply moving and reverential night takes us back to the real meaning of the holiday through personal stories interwoven with musical performances by top stars with the National Symphony Orchestra. The 2022 National Memorial Day Concert will include the following segments:
- General Colin Powell Remembrance – featuring acclaimed actor Dennis Haysbert.
- Generations of Service – portrayed by award-winning actor Gil Birmingham.
- Honoring Gold Star Families – with multi-Emmy Award-winning actress Jean Smart and Joe Mantegna.
- Women in WWII Tribute – featuring Tony Award-nominated star of stage and screen Mary McCormack.
- Medal of Honor Tribute – featuring Gary Sinise.
- Lincoln Memorial 100th anniversary – featuring Gary Sinise.
Age recommendation: All Ages