WXXI Past Events Archive

These are events that have been featured in the past on the WXXI website. It is not a complete list of all events. For current events, please visit our main WXXI Events page.

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

In anticipation of Making Black America: Through the Grapevine, PBS Books presents a conversation with the film's producer Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Ph.D. and scholar Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham, Ph.D.

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join us for a special national virtual preview screening of Harriet Tubman: Visions of Freedom and Becoming Frederick Douglass followed by a conversation with the filmmakers.

Wednesday, September 21, 2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a special screening of Intimate Apparel, a PBS Great Performance presentation and a discussion with soprano Kearstin Piper Brown.

Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

The multitalented Zahyia rounds out the 2022 Hochstein at High Falls concert series. 

Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Hanna PK and Johnny Burgin team up to bring double the blues to HHF. 

Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

The Great Muslim American Road Trip follows a millennial Muslim American couple on a cross-country journey along historic Route 66. During a time when Islamophobia is on the rise, join us to learn more about this dynamic PBS show from the filmmakers—the director Alex Kronemer, artist and star Mona Haydar, and scholar Kambiz GhaneaBassiri.

Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Teen filmmakers in the Rochester region and beyond are being recognized for their filmmaking skills at this summer’s 2022 Rochester Teen Film Festival. 

Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

The Mambo Kings return to the Hochstein at High Falls stage with their infectious Latin jazz. 

Thursday, July 28, 2022 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join American Experience for a virtual conversation exploring the history of reproductive rights and future of bodily autonomy in America. 

Thursday, July 28, 2022 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Katie Morey brings fresh indie pop to the stage at Granite Mills Park.