Arts and Culture


Sat, 09/26/2015 - 6:00am

Capture the wild, the intensity, the animals while on safari.

Hava Nagila (The Movie)

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 10:00pm

Hava Nagila is instantly recognizable – musical shorthand for anything Jewish, a happy party tune that you dance to at weddings, bar mitzvahs and even at Major League Baseball games.

Shine: Making of A Light in the Dark

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 8:30pm

This new half-hour documentary captures a visceral portrait of the creative process that gave rise to the Thodos Dance Chicago story ballet A Light in the Dark: The Story of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan.

Happy 80th Birthday, Arvo Pärt

Your friends at WXXI love Arvo Pärt!   Look for "Matthat," "Maath," and "Arphaxad" in this clever video produced by the Tallis Scholars.

All I Want...

Sat, 09/05/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Director Bob Fosse categorized many songs from musicals as “I want” songs.


Tue, 09/15/2015 - 8:00pm

Follow Jim Henson’s career, from his early television work with the Muppets in the 1950s to his commercial work and network appearances


Mon, 09/14/2015 - 8:00pm

See treasures that have endured wars, natural disasters, fires and more.

New York: Foods of the World MARATHON

Sat, 09/12/2015 - 6:00am

Taste the treasures of the eclectic American melting pot, with New York’s finest culinary experts.

MASTERPIECE: Indian Summers

Sun, 09/27/2015 - 9:00pm

Set against the sweeping grandeur of the Himalayas and tea plantations of Northern India, Indian Summers tells the rich and explosive story of the decline of the British Empire and the birth of modern India, from both sides of the experience.

A Celebration of Peace Through Music

Sun, 09/20/2015 - 2:00pm

In anticipation of the Pope Francis's trip to the United States September 22-27, WXXI-TV is pleased to present A Celebration of Peace Through Music

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