Arts and Culture

Arts Friday: Experimenting with Music

Writers, artists and musicians gathered in Rochester for a three day festival with and experimental flavor.

Independent Lens: The Parking Lot Movie on WXXI-TV

Tue, 10/19/2010 - 10:00pm

The fascinating culture of a college town’s legendary parking lot.

Joe Bonamassa Live from the Royal Albert Hall

Wed, 06/06/2012 - 8:00pm

Tune in to see this award-winning blues rock star, guitar hero, and singer-songwriter.

NOVA: Building the Great Cathedrals

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 9:00pm

NOVA explores the architectural triumph of the great Gothic cathedrals.

An interview with RPO's Christopher Seaman

Thu, 09/30/2010 - 8:35am

RPO Music Director Christopher Seaman speaks with WXXI's Brenda Tremblay about the first concert of his final season.

We Shall Remain: American Experience: After the Mayflower

Fri, 11/18/2011 - 7:00pm

The first episode in this series explores the polar strategies — peaceful diplomacy and warfare — the Wampanoag people employed in their struggle to maintain their identity.

Jerusalem: Center of the World

Tue, 10/18/2011 - 7:00pm

The epic history of the world’s most contested piece of real estate.

Faith and Community Activism

Fri, 10/15/2010 - 7:00pm

Three documentaries looking at the growing interfaith movement of community service.

Three Faiths, One God: Judaism, Christianity, Islam

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 7:00pm

A look at how the history and principles of Islam are intrinsically linked with the world’s two other major religions, Judaism and Christianity.

Capitol Steps Halloween edition of "Politics Takes a Holiday"

Fri, 10/29/2010 - 1:00pm

Get in the Halloween spirit with two spooky new radio specials.