Arts and Culture

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.

A Prairie Home Companion Live on Christmas Day

Sat, 12/25/2010 - 6:00pm

Don't miss this live broadcast on Christmas day.

Realizing George Eastman's Vision

The completion of the Wolk Atrium and the Hatch Recital Hall at the Eastman Theatre was highlighted on WXXI-TV Monday night.

MASTERPIECE: CLASSIC "My Boy Jack" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 01/02/2011 - 9:00pm

In this story of Rudyard Kipling's son, Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter) stars as Jack with Kim Cattrall ("Sex and the City") as his mother.

From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2012 on WXXI-TV

Sun, 01/01/2012 - 2:30pm

The Vienna Philharmonic and host Julie Andrews ring in 2012.

TAVIS SMILEY REPORTS: Dudamel: Conducting a Life

Sun, 09/02/2012 - 3:30pm

Tavis Smiley gives viewers an extraordinary look into the life and artistry of the LA Phil’s charismatic conductor, Gustavo Dudamel.

Jazz Piano Christmas XXI

Sat, 12/25/2010 - 8:00pm

Join us for a musical Christmas celebration hosted by Felix Contreas.

Soundprint "Mummers at the Door" and "A Little Before 'Tis Day"

Fri, 12/24/2010 - 12:00pm

Tune in as Soundprint presents unique traditions from holiday celebrations past.