Arts and Culture

Stayin' Alive

Hi! I'm back from vacation. I just finished a feature with a dynamic piano duo, Anderson and Roe, and I thought you'd enjoy this. You can hear them talk about their work in a podcast . . . coming SOON.

Make No Little Plans: Daniel Burnham and the American City on WXXI-TV

Mon, 09/06/2010 - 10:00pm

The story of Daniel Burnham, a dreamer, who shaped some of America’s best-known places and spaces.

American Masters "Garrison Keillor: The Man on the Radio in the Red Shoes"

Sat, 02/18/2012 - 10:00pm

A behind-the-scenes look at Garrison Keillor on the set of his popular radio show, "A Prairie Home Companion."

AMERICAN MASTERS "Atlantic Records: The House That Ahmet Built"

Fri, 09/03/2010 - 7:00pm

For the last half-century, Ahmet Ertegun was hip-deep in R&B and rock 'n' roll. Follows his remarkable career and its impact on the evolution of popular musical.

StoryCorps: Danny and Annie on WXXI-TV

Tue, 08/17/2010 - 10:00pm

The renowned oral-history project brings stories to visual life in six documentary shorts. Danny and Annie kick off the series Tuesday, August 17, and airs during POV's Salt.

At Close Range with National Geographic

Mon, 08/30/2010 - 8:00pm

An intimate profile of National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore on the job and at home.

Documenting the Face of America: Roy Stryker and the FSA/OWI Photographers

Mon, 08/30/2010 - 7:00pm

This film brings to life the remarkable stories behind the legendary group of New Deal-sponsored photographers who captured the face of Depression-era America.

What Would You Like to Ask Ken Burns?

Filmmaker Ken Burns visits Rochester's George Eastman House for a sold-out event this Friday. Your question could be asked as part of the discussion.