Arts and Culture

Friday Night Jazz

Fri, 02/28/2014 - 10:30pm

WXXI presents two Jazz specials on Friday

The Eastman Saxophone Project

Fri, 02/28/2014 - 1:00pm

The Eastman Saxophone Project (ESP) and director Chien-Kwan Lin join host Julia Figueras

Ice Warriors: U.S. Sled Hockey

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 10:00pm

Follow the U.S. sled hockey team as they prepare for the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.

Sting: The Last Ship

Fri, 02/21/2014 - 9:00pm

The program offers unique insight into the creative process behind Sting’s latest album and his new musical, premiering June 2014 in Chicago before its debut on Broadway in the fall.

INDEPENDENT LENS: Las Marthas

Mon, 02/17/2014 - 10:00pm

Follow the Mexican-American girls who help preserve the Martha Washington debutante ball in Laredo. 

MASTERPIECE: CLASSIC "Downton Abbey Season 4: Part Seven"

Sun, 02/16/2014 - 9:00pm

Get ready for next week's season finale as Edith prepares to go abroad, suitors flock to Mary and Rose makes her move.

GREAT PERFORMANCES: National Theatre: 50 Years on Stage

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 9:00pm

Celebrate the Royal National Theatre’s 50th year with performances by alumni and archival excerpts. 

Broadway in Love

Sat, 02/15/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In celebration of Valentine's Day, host Robert Hammond

POV: American Promise Screening

Wed, 02/12/2014 - 6:30pm

Join WXXI for a special screening of a film that traces the experiences of an African-American boy and his friend at a prestigious private school for 13 years. Discussion to follow after the film.