Arts and Culture

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.

A Prairie Home Companion 40th Anniversary Special

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 6:00pm

Celebrate the 40th anniversary of this "above average" radio show by tuning in for the live broadcast anniversary special.

Groovy Broadway

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Some have said New York City was a dirty dingy place in the 1970s.

Global Voices: Before the Spring, After the Fall

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 4:00pm

In 2008, a film crew began documenting a group of young heavy-metal musicians in Egypt.

Carnegie Hall Spring For Music with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:00pm

A concert version of Howard Hanson's Merry Mount at Carnegie Hall.

Great Performances at the Met "Werther"

Sun, 07/20/2014 - 12:00pm

Tenor Jonas Kaufmann stars in the title role of the tortured poet in the Met’s new production of Jules Massenet’s Werther.

Met Opera Radio National Council Grand Finals

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 3:30pm

Tune in to find out this year's most talented contestants!

A Humankind Special: The Right to Vote

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 12:00pm

Explore one of the most basic questions facing our democracy: who may participate?