Arts and Culture

Great Performances at the Met: "La Cenerentola"

Sun, 09/07/2014 - 12:00pm

Over the centuries, the story of Cinderella and her cruel stepmother and ugly stepsisters has been interpreted in countless ways across different genres. Gioachino Rossini's La Cenerentola is perhaps the most famous operatic version of the Cinderella story, and it is like no other interpretation. This opera has no fairy godmother, no pumpkin that turns into a carriage, and no glass slipper.

DCI Banks

Sun, 09/28/2014 - 11:30pm

Catch this British crime drama series based on Peter Robinson's novels. 

Getting Involved

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September 2014 Program Listings for the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mondays at 8:00PM

Tune in for encore performances of Bach's Magnificat with the Eastman Chorale and Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 with the Rochester Oratorio Society.  Other featured composers include Stravinsky, Mozart and Lili Boulanger.  Join us on Mondays at 8pm.

The Track at Saratoga, America's Grandest Race Course

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 9:30pm

This documentary celebrates 150 years of the famed Saratoga Race Course.

Broadway Goes to the Silver Screen

Sat, 08/09/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

If you love Hollywood adaptions of some of Broadway's best, you won't want to miss Stage Notes!

Sharp Ears with Stephen Kennedy

In WXXI’s Sharp Ears series, you’re getting exclusive recommendations from musicians on who is worth your time and attention. In this episode, the guest is Stephen Kennedy, the Director of Music and Organist at Christ Church Rochester, New York.  He teaches at the Eastman School of Music and paints large-scale works as well.  


America Reframed: My Louisiana Love

Sat, 08/23/2014 - 10:00pm

Explore the unique and frighteningly familiar story of one woman as she reconnects with her family, only to realize the threats they face. 

Backstage Pass with Charlie Castleman

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Julia Figueras welcomes Charlie Castleman, perhaps the world's most active performer/pedagogue on the violin, to Studio E.

Hershey Felder “Maestro Bernstein: A Play with Music"

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 12:00pm

A Play with Music, written and performed by Hershey Felder, includes music and lyrics by Leonard Bernstein and others.

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