Arts and Culture

Chris Rock's Good Hair at the Little Theatre

Fri, 02/24/2012 - 9:30pm

Comedian Chris Rock and filmmaker Jeff Stilson examine black America's obsession with their hair.

OnStage "The Prickers & Po' Boys Brass Band" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 02/12/2012 - 7:00pm

Tune in for a big sound from The Prickers and Po'Boys Brass Band in an all new episode of OnStage.


Mon, 02/13/2012 - 6:00pm

Join WXXI for a free screening of this American Experience film at the Little Theatre.


Mornings from January 23th - 27th

Weekdays from 6am to 9am

It’s Dance Week! WXXI’s daily mystery piece at 6:40 a.m. offers you the chance to test your knowledge of waltzes, ballets, and pagan rituals.  Plus...

Music & The Spoken Word, a Black History Month Celebration

Tue, 02/07/2012 - 1:30pm

Classical 91.5 is proud to present a special musical celebration of Black History Month.

More Than a Map(p)

Available Now - The iPhone/iPad App

Check out our free location-based iPhone/iPod app, which allows you to discover the black history all around you, as well as to add map points related to black history wherever you are.

Rethinking Religion "The Harlem Renaissance: Music, Religion and the Politics of Race"

Sun, 02/05/2012 - 9:00pm

During the vibrant years of the Harlem Renaissance, music, religion, and spirituality were interconnected -- not just in the religious setting of the church, but in the jazz club, the dance hall, the rent party, even the political street rally.

Super Drama Sunday with Masterpiece Classic on WXXI-TV

Sun, 02/05/2012 - 12:30pm

Football not your cup of tea? Skip the Big Game and tune in for an afternoon of Masterpiece Classic dramas.

Jukebox Broadway and SHREK the Musical

Sat, 01/28/2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

A musical that uses preexisting songs to further the plot rather than ones written specifically for a show is a jukebox musical, and it is not something new to musical theatre.

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