Arts and Culture

Talking Abbey LIVE - Season FINALE

Sun, 02/23/2014 - 10:30pm

Stay tuned after the Downton Abbey FINALE for WXXI's live wrap show!

You are the public radio champions!

Your friends at WXXI are tremendously grateful for the outpouring of support for public radio this week during our annual February membership campaign.  In a few short days, 1,326 listeners pledged more than $155,000, exceeding our goal by $5,000.  You are amazing!  Thank you!

Celtic Woman: Emerald

Sun, 03/02/2014 - 8:00pm

Celtic Woman: Emerald spotlights newly re-imagined performances of fan favorites from the group’s treasure chest of Celtic songs.

Heartbeat of Home

Sat, 03/01/2014 - 8:00pm

Enjoy a dance extravaganza that blends Irish dance, Latin American salsa and the rhythms of Africa. 

NATURE: Ireland's Wild River

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 8:00pm

Join cameraman Colin Stafford-Johnson on a quest to film the natural history of the Shannon River.

FRONTLINE: Secrets of the Vatican

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 9:00pm

Get an account of Pope Benedict’s final days and Francis’ battle to set the church on a new path.

The Little Princess

Sat, 02/15/2014 - 1:00pm

To celebrate the life of Shirley Temple Black, WXXI proudly presents The Little Princess.

FRONTLINE: Generation Like

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 10:00pm

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


Tue, 02/18/2014 - 9:00pm

Trace the brief life of New York’s Penn Station, whose destruction spurred landmarks preservation.

Share the love this week on Classical 91.5

Are you watching the Winter Olympics?  Many of your friends at WXXI are watching, too, and listening for all the great music that underscores the beautiful skating.