WXXI Program Pressroom

June 2022 Program Highlights:

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - 9:30pm

(Rochester, NY) -- In 1983, David Bowie embarked on The Serious Moonlight Tour, a worldwide concert tour to support the release of his new album, Let’s Dance. The tour opened in Brussels, Belgium, in May and ended in Hong Kong in December, selling over 2.6 million tickets for 96 performances in 15 countries.

Monday, June 20, 2022 - 9:00pm

(Rochester, NY) – Life is full of joys and challenges for us all — but the experiences of individuals living with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) is something that not everyone understands or appreciates. A Good Life, a WXXI production, takes an intimate look into the lives of six adults living with I/DD and their families.

Sunday, June 12, 2022 - 9:00pm

(Rocheester, NY) –  For every dollar of wealth owned by the average US white household, the average Black household has ten cents. The ARC of Justice, grounded in the scholarship of prominent African American economist William Darity Jr., explores how that racial wealth gap came to be. The ARC of Justice, a three-part series airing Sundays, June 12-26 at 9 p.m.

Monday, June 20, 2022 - 3:00pm

(Rochester, NY) – Host Garrett McQueen engages the contemporary and historical conversation of race with the 13th Amendment and classical music as the guide in The Sound of 13, airing weekdays at 3 p.m., June 20 through July 6 2022 on WXXI Classical. Garrett is a bassoonist who has performed with orchestras across the country, including the Knoxville Symphony