Arts and Culture

Let There Be Light

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 9:00pm

Narrated by author and radio personality Garrison Keillor, this documentary follows grand masters of stained glass as they labor to complete a masterpiece: their last window for the Washington National Cathedral.


The Crowd & The Cloud

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 12:00pm

(Rochester, NY)- Showcasing the power of Citizen Science in the Digital Age. 


A tribute broadcast of Norm & Company "Ted Curtis"

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 8:30pm - 9:00pm

In memory of the late Ted Curtis, WXXI presents a rebroadcast of Norm & Company featuring Mr. Curtis.


Arts InFocus featuring David & Chara Dow

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 8:30pm

This week on Arts InFocus, a father-daughter duo who turn invasive vines into artful furniture.


WXXI's Annual Appraisal Event

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 10:00am

Join WXXI for a local version of the Antiques Roadshow experience! 


Performance Rochester

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 10:00am

Classical 91.5 presents live performances from concert halls in and around Rochester and from its radio studios throughout the month of April.


Nature: Yosemite

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 8:00pm

The Sierra Nevada, a mountain range running about 400 miles along the eastern side of California and stretches into Nevada, is home to three national parks:  Sequoia, Kings Canyon and Yosemite. This is a land of giants, whether speaking of trees soaring to nearly 300 feet, or massive stone monoliths far taller than any skyscraper.


To Walk Invisible The Brontë Sisters

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 9:00pm

Ever since the notorious Bell brothers of their pseudonyms, the Brontë sisters have fascinated legions of devoted readers. MASTERPIECE brings these remarkable literary geniuses to life with a beautifully filmed and acted two-hour drama, To Walk Invisible: The Brontë Sisters, airing on Sunday, March 26 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV.


Great Performances at the Met: Roméo et Juliette

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 9:00pm

The Met’s new production by director Bartlett Sher also features Virginie Verrez as Stéphano, Elliot Madore as Mercutio, and Mikhail Petrenko as Frère Laurent.


Bach’s St. John Passion on Classical 91.5

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 12:10pm

J. S. Bach’s dramatic sacred masterpiece, translated from German as the Passion According to St. John, is based upon the story of the passion as told in the 18th and 19th chapters of the book of John. 

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