Arts and Culture

Host Your Own American Promise Screening

February-April, 2014

Host your own screening/discussion of a film that traces the experiences of an African-American boy and his friend at a prestigious private school for 13 years. DVD & Discussion Guide Available.

"From the Top" records in Rochester

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 7:00pm

WXXI & Eastman School of Music bring NPR’s From the Top to record a show at Kodak Hall. 

Fizzy's Healthy Recipe Contest

Kids! Submit the healthiest, most delicious and kid-friendly recipes.

Sex in the Wild: Dolphins

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 10:00pm

Experts in animal reproduction reveal the natural mating, birth, and rearing behaviors of dolphins.

Dudamel Conducts the Verdi Requiem at The Hollywood Bowl

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 9:00pm

For the 2013 Giuseppe Verdi bicentennial, Music Director Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Philharmonic perform a concert of Verdi’s "Requiem Mass" at the Hollywood Bowl.

Sharp Ears with "With Heart and Voice" host Peter DuBois

In WXXI’s Sharp Ears series, you’re getting exclusive recommendations from musicians on who is worth your time and attention. I learned a lot talking with organist and choral conductor Peter DuBois, an Assistant Professor of Sacred Music at the Eastman School of Music who hosts the nationally-syndicated radio show "With Heart and Voice." I would love to hear your comments, too.

Still Here - A Tribute to Elaine Stritch

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Broadway star who turned Stephen Sondheim’s song of survival

Norm & Company: Jim Brush

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Jim Brush, President & CEO of Sentry Group, Inc., joins WXXI President Norm Silverstein for an episode of Norm & Company, a monthly series where long-time Rochesterians recount fascinating stories about their lives in our community. 

WXXI & The Little Pay Tribute to the 50th Anniversary of the Rochester Riots

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 12:00pm

This month marks the 50th anniversary of the three-day race riots that erupted in two African-American neighborhoods in downtown Rochester.

August 2014 Program Listings for the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mondays at 8:00PM

August includes a variety of works ranging from Holst's The Planets to Piazzolla's The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires. Other featured composers include Walton, Mendelssohn, Mahler, Brahms, Barber, Copland and Falla.  Join us on Mondays at 8pm.