WXXI Past Events Archive

These are events that have been featured in the past on the WXXI website. It is not a complete list of all events. For current events, please visit our main WXXI Events page.

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Please join WXXI and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra for its second annual luncheon with guest speaker Dr. Margaret Martin, founder of  LA's Harmony Project.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 7:00pm

A clear-eyed documentary on the often controversial topic of the long-term effects of human population growth on humanity’s ability to sustain itself in the face of the finite natural resources of the Earth.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 12:10pm - 12:50pm

Tune in for an exciting new season of Live from Hochstein.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - 7:00pm

Pop culture has returned to Afghanistan in the form of “Afghan Star”; an American Idol-like TV show that millions watch each week. The singers, especially the women, risk their lives to follow their passion for song.

Wednesday, March 7, 2012 - 7:00pm

This film reveals how the Feminist Art Movement fused free speech and politics into an art that radically transformed the art and culture of our times.

Saturday, February 25, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

A jubilant journey into the soul of the nation.

Saturday, February 25, 2012 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

What do you get when you mix comedy, race, and politics?

Saturday, February 25, 2012 - 12:55pm - 4:00pm

Met Opera in HD presents "Ernani" at Tinseltown, Henrietta Staduim 18, Eastview Mall 13 and Webster 12.

Saturday, February 25, 2012 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

A film that tells the story of how young people of Birmingham, Alabama brought segregation to its knees.

Friday, February 24, 2012 - 9:30pm - 11:00pm

Comedian Chris Rock and filmmaker Jeff Stilson examine black America's obsession with their hair.