Arts and Culture

RIJF: Slide Hampton and Friends on WXXI-TV/HD

Thu, 06/16/2011 - 12:00am

In celebration of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival WXXI-TV/HD presents an encore broadcast of Slide Hampton and Friends, part of WXXI's 2008 RIJF TV series.

Jazz Fest Organizer Previews This Year's Festival on WXXI

Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival producer John Nugent talked about this year's festival on 1370 Connection on WXXI-AM 1370.

Finding Billy Elliot on WXXI-TV/HD

Wed, 06/01/2011 - 9:30pm

A fascinating behind-the-scenes look at the nationwide search for the three actors who play the lead role in Billy Elliot the Musical on Broadway. 

Galactic Sunburst

This week on WXXI-FM, Memorial Art Gallery curator of education Marlene Hamann-Whitmore offers an overview of the Fiberart International Show at the MAG. 

Vine Talk on WXXI-TV

Sun, 06/12/2011 - 10:30pm

Stanley Tucci leads wine-tastings and a lively and engaging conversations among an eclectic group of chefs and celebrities on Vine Talk.

Speaking of Rochester “Stuart Bolger” Part 1 on WXXI-TV/HD

Sat, 05/21/2011 - 5:00pm

WXXI remembers founding director of the Genesee Country Village and Museum Stuart Bolger.

Un Ballo in Maschera

Sat, 06/11/2011 - 1:00pm

Conspiracies and scheming abound in Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera.

Chris Botti in Boston on WXXI-TV

Mon, 06/06/2011 - 8:00pm

Acclaimed trumpeter Chris Botti, a gifted instrumentalist and a charismatic performer in the realm of contemporary jazz, has simultaneously captured the attention of the pop music world.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Sat, 06/04/2011 - 1:00pm

The Lyric Opera of Chicago's season continues with their performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Jackie Evancho: Dream with Me on WXXI-TV

Thu, 11/24/2011 - 8:00pm

Tune in for Jackie Evancho – the 11-year-old girl with the extraordinarily big voice.