Stage Notes

Stage Notes is produced by WXXI and hosted by Rochester's own Robert Hammond who brings his vast knowledge and passion for theatre and music to this one-hour radio series. In addition to playing music from Broadway's best, Hammond shares news about the local theatre community, as well as about nationally recognized directors, choreographers and stars, and presents the occasional interview and behind- the-scenes conversation.

Listen to this week's program (updated Mondays):

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When and where to tune-in

Saturdays at 12 noon on Classical 91.5

Recently on Stage Notes

Saturday, August 27th - 12pm

You might not know Marni Nixon's name, but you've probably heard her.

Saturday, August 20th - 12pm

Summer is in full swing! Whether you’re livin’ easy or not, be sure to listen to this week’s sizzlin’edition of Stage Notes.

Saturday, August 13th - 12pm

Join host Robert Hammond for a birthday celebration for Alan Lerner (August 31, 1918) and Fredrick Loewe (June 10, 1901).

Saturday, July 23rd - 12pm

The musical theatre writing partnership of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein has been called the greatest of the 20th century.

Saturday, July 16th - 12pm

Join host Robert Hammond and his guest Brett Smock, producing artistic director for Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival in Auburn, NY. He'll talk about Austin's Pride, as well as the rest of their season. 

Saturday, July 9th - 12pm

Host Robert Hammond is pleased to welcome acclaimed lyricist Sir Tim Rice to Stage Notes.