Arts and Culture

Need to Know Rochester: "In The Loop"

This week on Need to Know Rochester, a behind the scenes look at an art exhibition examining Rochester's Inner Loop: "In The Loop" at the Rochester Contemporary Art Center.


History Detectives Visits Wolcott, NY on WXXI-TV

Mon, 09/26/2011 - 10:00pm

History Detectives visits Wolcott, NY to examine a piece of history from the Women's Suffrage Movement.

MASTERPIECE: MYSTERY! Inspector Lewis: The Mind Has Mountains

Sun, 08/26/2012 - 9:00pm

A student is found dead during a clinical drug trial, the motives of an enigmatic professor are questioned.



Mon, 09/26/2011 - 7:00pm

ESCOLA DE SAMBA centers on the creation of the Sao Paulo Carnival, an all-consuming party which takes place annually throughout Brazil.

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER: New York Philharmonic Opening Night with Deborah Voigt on WXXI-TV

Wed, 09/21/2011 - 8:00pm

Soprano Deborah Voigt joins Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic in works by Barber, Wagner and Richard Strauss.

As Long as I Remember: American Veteranos

Mon, 09/16/2013 - 9:00pm

Filmmaker Laura Varela examines the personal toll of the Vietnam War, and asks the question, “Does a soldier, his family and community ever really heal from the wounds of war?”  

Broadway Flop-dom

Sat, 09/03/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

New York’s Theatre District sparkles with bright lights and dazzling signage celebrating Broadway’s biggest blockbusters. But lurking in the shadows of all those hot ticket hits are the ghosts of shows who, over the years, have fallen victim to the harsh fatality of Broadway flop-dom.  And, who’s to say what makes a flop so floppy? Is it lousy timing? Lousy subject matter? Or just straight up lousy material?


CUBA MÍA: Portrait of an All-Woman Orchestra

Fri, 10/04/2013 - 6:00pm

In one of the world’s most beautiful churches, this all-women orchestra plays a unique blend of classical music, created by famous Cuban and Latin American composers.

Barbra Streisand – One Night Only at the Village Vanguard

Sun, 11/11/2012 - 3:00pm

WXXI is proud (and thrilled) to present the legendary Barbra Streisand.

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