Arts and Culture

The Legend of Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 6:00pm

Pancho Barnes is a fascinating yet enigmatic icon whose swagger is often celebrated, but whose story has been largely unknown. Until now.

Riding the Rails: American Experience on WXXI-TV

Mon, 05/24/2010 - 9:00pm

First-hand accounts of teen drifters crisscrossing America during the Depression.


New York Wine & Table "New York City and Long Island" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 05/23/2010 - 2:00pm

Explore the winemaking culture of New York City and Long Island.


Antiques Roadshow "San Jose" on WXXI-TV

Thu, 05/20/2010 - 9:00pm

Valuable find: A painting entitled The Wet Nurse, by the German genre painter Carl Herpfer.

Ground War Parts 1 & 2 of 4

Sat, 07/23/2011 - 10:00pm

In parts 1 and 2 of 4, Ground War explores the development of soldiers, weapons and combat.

Secrets of the Dead "Deadliest Battle" on WXXI-TV

Wed, 05/19/2010 - 8:00pm

Reveals the full impact of the horrific Battle of Stalingrad, which changed the course of WWII and established the Soviet Union as a superpower.

Independent Lens "Project Kashmir" on WXXI-TV

Tue, 05/18/2010 - 10:00pm

Two American women, one Muslim, the other Hindu, document the costs of war in one of the most dangerous and beautiful places on Earth.

American Masters: When You’re Strange on WXXI-TV

Wed, 05/12/2010 - 9:00pm

The first feature documentary to tell the Doors' story uses only original footage shot between the group’s formation in 1965 and Morrison’s death in 1971.


Local Schools Honored for Music Education

Several schools are listed as "Best Communities for Music Education" for their commitment to and support of music education in schools.


Upstate NY and the Innovation Economy

Fri, 05/07/2010 - 8:30pm - 9:00pm

This week WXXI News Director Julie Philipp interviews former chief economist for BusinessWeek Michael Mandel and Assemblyman Joe Morelle.

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