13-year-old pianist, singer, composer, and entertainer Ethan Bortnick, the youngest performer ever to headline his own international concert tour, is bringing his spectacular new family music special The Power of Music to the Folly Theater!
What do you get when you mix up a marketing genius that does video, a studio engineer that writes music, a pianist that has a successful solo career, and a cellist that does pretty much everything? ThePianoGuys: a miraculous meeting of “guys” with the same intrinsic purpose – to make a positive impact in the lives of people all over the world through music videos.
The Fab Four is elevated far above every other Beatles tribute due to their precise attention to detail. With uncanny, note-for-note live renditions of Beatles’ songs, the Fab Four will make you think you are watching the real thing. This incredible stage show includes three costume changes representing every era of the Beatles ever-changing career. This loving tribute to the Beatles has amazed audiences all over the world, including Japan, Malaysia, Hong Kong, The United Kingdom, Germany, Mexico and Brazil. Hear record-perfect live performances of such classics as “Can’t Buy Me Love,” “Yesterday,” “A Day In The Life,” “Penny Lane,” “Here Comes The Sun,” and “Hey Jude.”
Plan to attended the second annual Echoes and Reflections workshop hosted by KCPT, the Anti-Defamation League and the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education on October 2, 2014. Echoes and Reflections quips teachers with the tools they need to help today’s students study the Holocaust as a significant event in human history, recognize the complexity of individual choices, and to define the role and responsibility of the individual to uphold the principles of a democracy.
Registration is required for this workshop. If you have any questions please contact Gary Brock at [email protected]
Support KCPT and experience an unforgettable show!
Featuring founding members Steve Mac and Jason Sawford, the band has been performing the Pink Floyd classics for more than 20 years and has played to more than three million fans worldwide. Lovingly curated, the band’s live sets are packed with the fans’ favorite Floyd classics from across the years that otherwise would simply not be heard together in a concert setting.
Abba’s greatest hits are woven into a sunny tale set on a Greek island. On the eve of her wedding, a bride’s quest to discover her father’s identity brings three men from her mother’s past back to the place they last visited 20 years ago.
The Elders joined KCPT during our Fall Funding Drive to share some exciting news: from new songs, upcoming shows, to a new fiddlist, Colin Farrell. Support KCPT and join The Elders for their CD release party at Knuckleheads Saloon on October 11 in Kansas City. The Elders will take the stage in the evening after local country rockers The Grisly Hand.
The Happy Hour Tour comes on the heels of the release of Under The Influence, their fourth album release through Atlantic Records. The album features contributions from superstars Jason Mraz, Rob Thomas, Phil Collins, Dolly Parton and more! Straight No Chaser is the real deal, the captivating sound of ten unadulterated human voices coming together to make extraordinary music that is moving people in a fundamental sense… and with a sense of humor. On the road, Straight No Chaser has built a reputation as an unforgettable live act.