Arts and Culture

Dolley Madison: American Experience

Sat, 03/10/2012 - 10:00pm

A portrait of the woman who transformed the previously undefined role of the president’s wife and became America’s “first” First Lady.

Buffalo Plane Crash Prompts Frontline Investigation

Fri, 02/05/2010 - 8:30pm - 9:01pm

Last year's deadly plane crash in Buffalo shed a harsh light on to the regional airline industry and its pilots.  PBS Correspondent Miles O'Brien joins us to talk about a PBS Frontline investigation, Flying Cheap, which airs next week on WXXI.

Eastman Grad Celebrating Grammy Win

Bill Cunliffe has gone from Gibbs Street to a Grammy - and he credits the Eastman School of Music for helping launch his career.

A Village Called Versailles, an Independent Lens film

Tue, 05/18/2010 - 7:00pm

Don't miss the last of WXXI's Community Cinema events, a free monthly screening series featuring  films from the Emmy Award-winning PBS series Independent Lens.

The Horse Boy, an Independent Lens film

Tue, 04/27/2010 - 7:00pm

WXXI invites you to its third Community Cinema event, a free monthly screening series featuring  films from the Emmy Award-winning PBS series Independent Lens.

Dirt! The Movie, an Independent Lens film

Tue, 04/06/2010 - 7:00pm

WXXI invites you to its second Community Cinema, a free monthly screening series featuring  films from the Emmy Award-winning PBS series Independent Lens.

Oldest piece of music in history?

I'm not sure this is really what it claims to be, but it's interesting nonetheless.

 

A Prairie Home Companion in HD

Thu, 02/04/2010 - 8:00pm

A Prairie Home Companion is coming to the big screen at Tinseltown 17 with IMAX and Eastview Mall 13.

Free Screening of "For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots"

Sat, 02/20/2010 - 1:00pm

Join WXXI in celebrating Black History Month by attending this free screening.

 

Artists needed for Haitian relief fundraiser

Two professors at Nazareth College are organizing a fundraiser next Wednesday, January 20th to raise money to help victims of the Haitian earthquake.   If you are a musician, actor, poet, or dancer of any age, you are invited to participate.  To get involved, email either Dr.