Whisper to a scream

It’s impossible not to think of Harvey Weinstein while watching “The Assistant.” Though the disgraced movie mogul never appears on screen, nor is he mentioned by name, his presence haunts Kitty Green’s piercing look at systemic abuses of power in the workplace. More...

Arts & Entertainment

God of our fathers

God of our fathers

When the avant-garde rock musical "Jesus Christ Superstar" debuted on Broadway in 1971, it was the "Hamilton" of its time -- a flashy, pop culture retelling of historical events. RBTL is presenting the musical through Sunday, as part of the show's 50th anniversary tour.

Music

Commentary: RPO's 2020-21 season has talented guests, lacks diversity

Commentary: RPO's 2020-21 season has talented guests, lacks diversity

Here's what WXXI-FM Classical 91.5's hosts think about last week's program announcement and what you should look for next season.

Restaurants

A meal made with love on Lyell

A meal made with love on Lyell

Every once in a while, I want to get spoiled by a big Italian meal made with love and care. Fortunately, Jimmy Paulino and his fiancé Tina Utz have opened Paulino’s Italian Restaurant on Lyell Avenue, right on 390 and Lyell.

Music

Two Rochester musicians take part in February Album Writing Month

Two Rochester musicians take part in February Album Writing Month

We’re in the midst of FAWM: February Album Writing Month, in which participants are tasked with writing 14 songs in the 29-day span. Rochester musicians Kelly Izzo Shapiro and Sarah Eide are up to the challenge.

News & Opinion

Monroe County loses both elex commissioners within a month

Monroe County loses both elex commissioners within a month

Monroe County will lose both its elections commissioners in the span of a month as the county prepares for an onslaught of contests and expected high turnout.

News & Opinion

ROC the Riverway projects advancing

ROC the Riverway projects advancing

The Roc City Skatepark, the Rundel building's new terrace, and an expansion of the Rochester Riverside Convention Center's terrace are among the projects moving forward through ROC the Riverway.

Music

Spooky & The Truth find a musical home in Rochester

The plain, simple Truth

Commentary: RPO's 2020-21 season has talented guests, lacks diversity

Two Rochester musicians take part in February Album Writing Month

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The media tributes to Susan B. Anthony on the anniversary of her 200th birthday are many and glowing. But the press mocked her mercilessly in during her crusade for women's suffrage. read more ...

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