Arts and Culture

Reggie Perrin on WXXI-TV

Sat, 01/15/2011 - 10:30pm

Britcom fans everywhere are hysterical over Martin Clunes as the all new Reggie Perrin!

The Byron Janis Story on WXXI-TV

Sun, 01/23/2011 - 7:00pm

Byron Janis is a living legend of the classical music world.

 

American Masters "Jeff Bridges: The Dude Abides" on WXXI-TV

Wed, 01/12/2011 - 8:00pm

Once called “the most natural and least self-conscious screen actor that has ever lived” by the über-critic Pauline Kael, Jeff Bridges has been plying his craft most of his life.

The Music's Gonna Get You Through on WXXI-TV

Mon, 01/17/2011 - 9:00pm

Virtuoso jazz and blues artist Henry Butler starts a music camp for a group of blind and visually impaired teens.

Emmy-nominated "Downton Abbey"

Thu, 07/26/2012 - 8:00pm

Downton Abbey season 2 has been honored with 16 Primetime Emmy® Award Nominations! Celebrate with us by indulging in the whole swoon-worth saga of seasons 1 and 2, as we await the arrival of season 3 in January, 2013!

Independent Lens "Men Who Swim" on WXXI-TV

Tue, 01/04/2011 - 10:00pm

In the midst of a mid-life crisis, filmmaker Dylan Williams tries to cheer himself up by joining an all-male synchronized swim team.

Antiques Roadshow Season 15 on WXXI-TV

Mon, 01/03/2011 - 8:00pm

Season 15 hits the ground running with an object claiming the number two spot in the list of all-time highest value ROADSHOW appraisals.

Garth Fagan’s Celebration: “Thanks Forty”

Garth Fagan Dance is celebrating forty years on stage - this week WXXI's Need to Know Rochester's one-on-one and behind the scenes look at Rochester's world renowned dance master.

Sixth sense

One day in middle school, walking out of the lunchroom down a long, sunny hallway, I saw my father emerge from the band room where he taught instrumental music. He spotted me and pivoted, approaching with another music teacher alongside and holding a thick, green glass Coke bottle in his hand. It was half full.

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER: New York Philharmonic New Year’s Eve with Lang Lang on WXXI-TV

Fri, 12/31/2010 - 8:30pm

The concert starring Alan Gilbert, Lang Lang, and Tchaikovsky is a true mid-winter’s dream.