Arts and Culture

Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness

It’s a daily joy to offer you the best recordings from the WXXI library from 6 to 10am, with arts news from Rochester’s rich cultural calendar, updates from NPR, the Mystery Piece at 6:40am, the Composers' Datebook at 7:20am, and the Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor at 8:20am. Here’s a look at what’s coming up in the next few weeks:

Chanukah Stories

Wed, 12/05/2012 - 8:30pm

In the dynamic animated special Chanukah Stories, celebrity storytellers share two popular Chanukah tales. 

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson: Tucson, Arizona

Sun, 11/11/2012 - 9:00pm

You can't live in Tucson without constantly thinking about borders.

Marvin Hamlisch Presents: The 70s, The Way We Were

Sun, 11/11/2012 - 2:00pm

Do you ever wish that you could re-live the 1970s and the music that powered a generation?

Marina Piccinini

Fri, 11/09/2012 - 1:00pm

Backstage Pass host Julia Figueras welcomes one of the world's leading flute virtuousos, Marina Piccinini to the Henry Epstein Studio to perform and discuss her music.

Dame Joan Sutherland, La Stupenda – A Celebration

Sat, 11/10/2012 - 3:10pm

Celebrate the life of the legendary Dame Joan Sutherland through the reflections of two of the world’s more distinguished singers,

NOVA "The Mystery of Easter Island"

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 10:00pm

See a fresh investigation of Easter Island, a remote speck that has mystified the world for centuries. 

Islands of Britain MARATHON

Fri, 05/02/2014 - 9:00pm

Islands of Britain is a delightful jaunt around the forgotten jewels of the United Kingdom.

Joy to the World Marathon

Sat, 12/24/2016 - 6:00am

Tis the season to be jolly, as family and friends gather to celebrate Christmas and Kwanzaa. 

A Little More

To be auctioned off at the Little Celebration

This specially commissioned multi-media art work by Emmy Award-winning journalist, photographer, and artist Jay Schadler will be the centerpiece of items up for bid at the Little Theatre’s annual fundraiser.

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