Arts and Culture

LATINO AMERICANS "War and Peace"

Mon, 09/26/2016 - 7:00pm

World War II is a watershed event for Latino Americans with hundreds of thousands of men and women serving in the armed forces — but still face discrimination and a fight for civil rights back in the United States.

A Groovy Stage Notes

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

It’s been a big week here at WXXI. If you haven’t heard the news, on September 6, 1966 WXXI-TV 21 launched its first broadcast, Julia Child’s The French Chef.  To celebrate, Stage Notes will feature songs from musicals that opened in the sixties.

India - Nature's Wonderland

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 10:00pm

Join wildlife biologist Liz Bonnin, actor Freida Pinto and mountaineer Jon Gupta to explore India’s natural wonders.

PBS Arts Fall Festival Kick Off

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 7:00pm

WXXI presents a sneak peek at PBS Fall Festival programming coming to WXXI-TV this fall including video clips from "Hamilton's America" and 8 other programs.

What it Takes: Chasing Graduation at High Poverty High Schools On-Demand from APM Reports

There is virtually no way to make a legal living these days without at least a high school diploma. Still, nearly 20 percent of students don't finish. Why?

Five concerts to love this fall

Fading light?  Falling leaves?   Cold winds?  Bring it!  If you’ve a mind of winter and indoor pleasures, here are five concerts  to look forward to this fall.  

1. September’s RPO season opener

Backstage Pass with Pegasus Early Music

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 1:00pm

Deborah Fox and Pegasus Early Music join host Julia Figueras for a look at Barbara Strozzi’s Venice

LIVE Remote broadcast from the Clothesline Arts Festival

Sat, 09/10/2016 - 1:00pm

Join Marianne Carberry and Julia Figueras for the 60th annual celebration of music and the arts

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER: Simple Gifts: Chamber Music Society at Shaker Village

Fri, 09/09/2016 - 9:00pm

Join the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, who perform inspired American works in Kentucky.

Arts InFocus featuring Amy Grigg

Fri, 09/02/2016 - 8:30pm

This week on Arts InFocus meet local artist Amy Grigg.