Arts and Culture

American Masters: John Muir in the New World

Sat, 04/21/2012 - 3:00pm

A champion of the American wilderness, Muir believed strongly that it is our responsibility as American citizens to care for our environment.

Rediscovering Alexander Hamilton on WXXI-TV

Mon, 04/11/2011 - 10:00pm

Who is Alexander Hamilton? Tune in to find out.

Earth: The Operators' Manual

Mon, 04/23/2012 - 8:00pm

An operators manual helps keep your car or computer running at peak performance. Earth science can do the same for the planet.

Independent Lens: Desert of Forbidden Art on WXXI-TV

Tue, 04/05/2011 - 10:30pm

Independent Lens begins its Artist Month celebration with the amazing true story of a man who rescued a priceless art collection from destruction.

Official Best of Fest on WXXI-TV

Sun, 04/03/2011 - 6:00pm

The best films you've never seen.

A Musical Tribute to Fascinatin’ Rhythm

Sun, 05/15/2011 - 2:00pm

Celebrate the radio show's 30th anniversary with host Michael Lasser and singers Cindy Miller and Alan Jones as they present iconic American songs.

The Last Ridge

Thu, 11/12/2015 - 9:00pm

The uphill battles of the 10th Mountain Division.

Take my fife . . . please.



I’m collecting music jokes for April Fool’s Day. If you have a good one, please post here or send to Or call 258-0371. Thank you!


Apollo's Fire Holy Week Special

Sun, 04/24/2011 - 1:00pm

WXXI is proud to present Apollo's Fire.

America’s Music Festivals

Wed, 04/20/2011 - 8:00pm

Tune in for music from all across the country live from America's Music Festivals.