Arts and Culture

Norm & Company: Edward "Ted" Curtis

Fri, 05/18/2012 - 9:00pm - 9:30pm

Norm & Company, a new series hosted by WXXI President Norm Silverstein, kicks off with an interview with Edward "Ted" Curtis. Watch the full episode!

My Music: The British Beat

Fri, 03/08/2013 - 9:00pm

Travel around the UK to the places where the British Beat was born.

Sing along with Mitch

Your public radio stations' recent drive ended with a bang!   Our spring membership campaign raised more than $150,244 to sustain WXXI’s services.  1,345 public radio listeners made contributions over a few short days.  If you are a contributing and sustaining member, thank you.  There’s not enough ink in the ocean (Okay, is there any ink in the ocean? You know what I mean!) to express how happy we are to serve you day in and day out, offering the best performances we can our lay hands on.


This American Life: Invisible Made Visible

Thu, 05/24/2012 - 9:00pm

This week, the radio debut of This American Life LIVE recently performed live on stage and streamed to theatres all over the country.

The Nominees Are?

Sat, 05/19/2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The 2012 Tony Award nominations have been announced.

Mornings, May 14 - 18

Join Brenda and the birds starting at six. It’s “Top Ten” week. Every morning at 6:40, guess the Top Ten listener favorites’ Mystery Piece!

Red, White and Barbecue MARATHON

Sat, 05/26/2012 - 6:00am

The unofficial start of summer begins today. If you grill it, they will come, with forks, knives and a big appetite. 

INDEPENDENT LENS: Precious Knowledge

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 7:00pm

Watch as student leaders in Tucson High School’s Mexican American Studies Program fight to save their classes. 


Mon, 05/21/2012 - 9:00pm

The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.