Arts and Culture

Diana Ross: For One and For All

Wed, 06/04/2014 - 8:00pm

On July 21, 1983, the legendary Diana Ross took the stage in New York’s Central Park before an audience of more than 800,000 adoring fans.


Shoulders to Stand On

Tue, 06/03/2014 - 8:00pm

WXXI is pleased to present Shoulders to Stand On, a documentary produced by local filmmaker Kevin Indovino that tells the history of the gay community in Rochester


Donald Fagen, Michael McDonald, Boz Scaggs: The Dukes of September

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 9:00pm

In anticipation of Michael McDonald's appearance at this year's Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival, WXXI is please to bring this Great Performances concert


50s and 60s Party Songs

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 8:00pm

1960's cultural phenomenon Chubby Checker hosts this specal PBS My Music series


Backstage Pass with the Finger Lakes Chamber Music Festival

Fri, 06/20/2014 - 1:00pm

WXXI's Julia Figueras welcomes musicians from the Finger Lakes Chamber Music Festival and Artistic Music Director Richard Auldon Clark


State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "Sports!"

Sun, 06/29/2014 - 9:00pm

Explore ways in which sport helps to heal social divisions within a community – or reproduce, or even exacerbate, those divisions.


State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "The Sorting of America"

Sun, 06/22/2014 - 9:00pm

The U.S. has been a country shaped by migration, dating back to the days of the pioneers making their way West. But recently, this country has been seeing a different kind of migration


State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "Salt Lake City, UT: Updating Tradition"

Sun, 06/15/2014 - 9:00pm

Founded by Mormon pioneers, Salt Lake City remains deeply influenced by its religious roots. But it also defies easy categorization.


State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "Fairbanks, AK: Frontier Community"

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 9:00pm

Fairbanks, AK can be a forbidding place. The city sits deep in the Alaska Interior, meaning winters are long and dark, and temperatures often plunge to -50F.


State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "Hawai'i: The Legacy of Sugar"

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 9:00pm

For decades, long before it was a tourist’s paradise, what Hawaii did was grow sugar.

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