Arts and Culture

WXXI & The Little Pay Tribute to the 50th Anniversary of the Rochester Riots

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 12:00pm

This month marks the 50th anniversary of the three-day race riots that erupted in two African-American neighborhoods in downtown Rochester.

August 2014 Program Listings for the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mondays at 8:00PM

August includes a variety of works ranging from Holst's The Planets to Piazzolla's The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires. Other featured composers include Walton, Mendelssohn, Mahler, Brahms, Barber, Copland and Falla.  Join us on Mondays at 8pm.

Audrey Hepburn Film Series

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:30pm
Wednesdays at 6:30 PM

Geva Theatre Center, WXXI, and The Little Theatre are proud to present an Audrey Hepburn film series in celebration of Geva's upcoming production of Wait Until Dark, running from September 13th to the 30th.

The Quarterback: "Stage Notes" Remembers

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Unlike any other program, Glee brings Broadway to television—it’s made show choir cool.

Sex in the Wild: Kangaroos

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 10:00pm

Experts in animal reproduction reveal the natural mating, birth, and rearing behaviors of kangaroos.

FRONTLINE: Generation Like

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 10:00pm

Examine the evolving, complicated relationship between teens and the companies that target them.

POV: Fallen City

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 10:00pm

First-time director Qi Zhao offers an intimate look at a country torn between tradition and modernity.

Ellen DeGeneres: The Mark Twain Prize

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 9:00pm

Celebrate the work of Ellen DeGeneres, the 15th recipient of The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. 

Secrets of the Dead: Mona Lisa Mystery

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:00pm

Can the latest scientific techniques and clues unearthed in archives finally solve the mystery of the two Mona Lisas?

July 2014 wraps up the Lyric Opera of Chicago broadcast season

Saturdays at 1:00 p.m.

Mozart wraps up the Lyric Opera of Chicago broadcast season.  Tune in on July 12th for the start of the LA Opera broadcasts.