Arts and Culture

The Big Band Years

Mon, 06/04/2012 - 8:00pm

This “Big Band” retrospective features the songs that brought the country through WWII and kick-started the baby boom.

Great Performances: Pete Seeger 90th Birthday Celebration from Madison Square Garden on WXXI-TV

Mon, 03/14/2011 - 10:00pm

Pete Seeger, legendary folk artist and pioneer of protest music, turned 90 in May 2009.

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Jack Garner's Oscar Thoughts

Film critic Jack Garner discussed his Oscar picks and the state of American Cinema on 1370 Connection on the eve of Oscar weekend.

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Cultivating Life on Create

Sat, 03/13/2010 - 5:30pm

Drawing from two decades working as a landscape designer and nurseryman, host Sean Conway shares inspired ideas to help you spend more time enjoying your garden. 

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Community Screening of "Seneca Falls" at the Memorial Art Gallery

Sat, 03/20/2010 - 1:00pm

Please join us for a preview screening of Seneca Falls, followed by a panel discussion.

 

American Masters “I.M. Pei: Building China Modern”

Wed, 05/02/2012 - 6:00pm

This film follows the seven-and-a-half-year personal and architectural journey from west to east, a literal coming home of architect I.M. Pei.

Imagine This on WXXI-TV

Sun, 03/07/2010 - 6:00pm

This acclaimed London Musical tells the story of a Jewish Theatre Troupe during the German Occupation.

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Lobbying for the Arts

The leaders of orchestras in Rochester, Buffalo and Syracuse traveled to Albany to fight proposed budget cuts.

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Zora's Roots

Tue, 03/15/2011 - 6:00pm

Hurston was a larger-than-life figure who achieved fame but died in poverty, and left a rich legacy of literature and research that still intrigues and inspires readers all over the world.

The Powder & the Glory

Mon, 03/25/2013 - 7:00pm

The Powder & the Glory tells the story of two of the first highly successful women entrepreneurs in America, Elizabeth Arden and Helena Rubinstein.

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