Arts and Culture

Backstage Pass with the Great Lakes Guitar Society

Fri, 04/29/2011 - 1:00pm

Backstage Pass presents the founding members of the Great Lakes Guitar Society.

Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority

Sat, 03/23/2013 - 3:00pm

In 1965, Patsy Mink became the first Asian-American woman and woman of color in the United States Congress. 

An Evening of Language Preservation and Evolution

Fri, 07/29/2011 - 7:00pm

Language is ever changing, growing, and disappearing. WXXI presents three programs that take a close look at how we communicate.

Land Girls Marathon on WXXI-TV

Sun, 05/29/2011 - 4:00pm

A civilian organization, the Women's Land Army (WLA) sent city women to rural farms to replace the male workers who had been called up to the military. 

Iphigénie en Tauride, a Great Performance at the Met Presentation on WXXI-TV

Sun, 05/29/2011 - 12:00pm

Iphigénie en Tauride is often considered the culmination of Gluck’s life ambition to achieve a perfect union of music and drama.


OUT in America

Sun, 06/10/2012 - 11:30pm

Deeply moving and often humorous, viewers will get a glimpse of awakenings, first crushes, unlikely soul mates, intimacy and liberation.

July '64 on WXXI-TV

Sun, 05/22/2011 - 7:00pm

A film about the Rochester riots, a three-day conflict that altered the course of history.

Raising 100,000 Voices Screening

Tue, 05/10/2011 - 6:00pm

Please join us for a public screening of a series of mini-documentaries produced by local teens.

Over 90 and Loving It! Screening

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 9:30am

Meet an inspirational group of people in their 90s and 100s who continue to lead full and passionate lives in this special film.

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