Arts and Culture

The Living Legacy: Black Colleges in the 21st Century

Sun, 09/06/2015 - 9:00pm

As the school season begins, WXXI-AM 1370 brings listeners radio documentaries that address important issues in education.


Happy Birthday Lerner and Loewe

Sat, 08/22/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join host Robert Hammond for a birthday celebration for Alan Lerner (August 31, 1918) and Fredrick Loewe (June 10, 1901).


The Great British Baking Show

Sun, 09/06/2015 - 7:00pm

This year, the tent welcomes a baker’s dozen to the battle to be named the U.K.’s best amateur baker.


America Reframed: Downeast

Sat, 09/05/2015 - 10:00pm

Set during an era of U.S. post-industrialization in which numerous factories have been exported, Downeast focuses on Antonio Bussone's efforts to open a processing factory in rural Maine.


Franklin’s Que MARATHON

Sat, 09/05/2015 - 6:00am

Take your hearty barbecue down south to the Texas heat. 


American Masters presents Althea

Fri, 09/04/2015 - 9:00pm

Uncover the story of Althea Gibson (1927-2003), who emerged as the unlikely queen of the segregated tennis world of the 1950s.


IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Queen Elizabeth II

Tue, 09/01/2015 - 9:00pm

Follow Queen Elizabeth II’s remarkable life


Broadway Boomers

Sat, 08/15/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

At age 66, Andrea Martin’s Tony-winning performance


Soprano Kathryn Lewek glitters at the Glimmerglass Festival

I hope you enjoy this wide-ranging conversation with Rochester Classical Idol winner Kathryn Lewek (taped in early August 2015) on a bunch of topics: playing a desperate woman in Candide, working with opera director Francesca Zambello, why her teacher Robert McIver says she's "still a baby," and what she appreciates now about her time at the Eastman School of Music. ~ Brenda


Big Blue Live

Mon, 08/31/2015 - 8:00pm

A rare opportunity to watch one of nature’s great “reality shows” delivered through state-of-the-art filming technologies and live reports from air, sea, and below the waves.

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