Arts and Culture

Orchard House: Home of Little Women

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 5:00pm

Orchard House: Home of Little Women is a captivating new documentary that transports viewers to a 350-year-old home in Concord, Massachusetts with literary and historical significance unlike any other.

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Hedy Lamarr: American Masters

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 9:00pm

Hollywood star Hedy Lamarr (Ziegfeld Girl, Samson and Delilah) was known as the world’s most beautiful woman – Snow White and Cat Woman were both based on her iconic look.

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Edward and Wallis: A Story of Love and Destiny

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 9:00pm

King Edward VIII of Britain was one of the 20th century's first celebrity superstars — handsome, charming, and adored the world over.

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Royal Wedding Watch

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 10:00pm

This five-part series goes behind the headlines to unpack the history, ceremony, and traditions shaping this most modern of Royal romances.

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Little Women on Masterpiece

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 8:00pm

Loved by generations of women worldwide, Little Women is a truly universal coming of age story.

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Erma Bombeck: A Legacy of Laughter

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 3:30pm

Erma Bombeck: A Legacy of Laughter airing Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. on WXXI-TV, celebrates one of America’s best loved humorists. 

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Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 2:00pm

Using rarely seen archival footage, the voices of actors Peter Riegert and Rachel Dratch, and interviews with the author's own granddaughter, the film brings to life as never before Sholem Aleichem's world and his timeless works. Laughing in Darkness airs on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 2 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

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Nigella: At My Table

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 2:30pm

Television personality, journalist and gourmet food writer Nigella Lawson hosts the culinary series Nigella: At My Table.

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Malcolm Frager: American Pianist

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 10:30pm

Malcolm Frager: American Pianist, airing Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 10:30 p.m. on WXXI-TV, chronicles the life, career, and legacy of an award-winning musician. The Malcolm Frager Collection, an extensive documentation of his career, resides at Sibley Music Library at the Eastman School of Music. 

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Great Performances at the Met: L'Elisir d'Amore

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 1:00pm

Star soprano Anna Netrebko takes center stage as Adina, the irresistible heroine of Gaetano Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore (The Elixir of Love), on Great Performances at the Met: L'Elisir d'Amore Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 1 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

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