Have you ever watched a National Geographic film about some incredibly remote, dangerous place, and then wondered what the people behind the cameras had to go through to capture the action? Bryan Smith, an award-winning filmmaker for the National Geographic Channel, shares gripping, behind-the-scenes moments from his assignments to document extreme feats and high adventure in the world’s most challenging environments.
Paul Byrom, a former star of the Irish music phenomenon Celtic Thunder, comes to public television as a solo artist in Paul Byrom – This Is The Moment. Featuring stunning pop ballads, Broadway hits and Irish classics, Byrom shines on stage alongside a live orchestra and a number of special guests. Recently named 2012′s “Best Irish Tenor” at the annual Irish Music Awards, Byrom’s 2011 album, “This Is the Moment,” also debuted at No.1 on the World Billboard Chart. This concert was recorded live at the State Theatre Center for the Arts in Easton, Penn.
KCPT would like to thank this generous sponsor, who made this event possible:
Tomorrow’s graduates must be critical thinkers, problem solvers, and effective communicators to compete in a global economy. Are today’s students stimulated and presented with a lifelong learning experiences?
Redefine your classroom with 26 different classes through out the day and inspiration from keynote speaker SuEllen Fried and lunch speaker Dr. Gary Doolittle.
The KCPT K-12 Technology Conference is free to KCPT Member Districts…if your district is not a member, please contact Gary Brock, KCPT K-12 Media Services Director. Registration is required. Come early and join us for a continental breakfast, network with fellow teachers and visit with vendors.
A spectacular new live production featuring music from all fourteen Pink Floyd studio albums plus a dazzling new light and laser show.
Named after Pink Floyd’s recent box set of the same name, and featuring music from the Syd Barrett led ’60s psychedelic pop of The Piper at the Gates of Dawn, through to the nineties The Division Bell, and everything in between, the brand new Discovery show will capture in note-for-note detail, all your favorite moments as well as a few lesser known gems, from one of the most outstanding and enduring back catalogs in the history of recorded music.
Since forming in 1998, The Elders have set the music scene on its ear, thanks to a skillful blend of American roots rock and amped-up Celtic folk; a cross-pollination of elements that is high-octane and progressive, yet rooted in tradition.
To date, The Elders have produced 6 full-length studio CDs and 3 live CD/DVDs. The most recent project is “The Elders Hoolie” DVD recorded live at the historic Uptown Theater in Kansas City, Mo.on St. Patrick’s Day, 2012.
Support KCPT and experience this local phenomenon at their annual Hoolie event, at the beautiful Uptown Theatre!
As a passionate advocate for polar and marine biodiversity, Paul Nicklen has spent most of his adult life working in the Arctic and Antarctica. A photojournalist exploring Earth’s most remote and extreme environments, he faces incredible hardships and personal danger in pursuit of intimate and powerful images of iconic wildlife.
A heart-warming tale of loyalty and friendship, War Horse is the winner of five 2011 Tony Awards®.
England, 1914. As World War One begins, Joey, young Albert’s beloved horse, is sold to the cavalry and shipped from England to France. He’s soon caught up in enemy fire, and fate takes him on an extraordinary journey, serving on both sides before finding himself alone in no man’s land. But Albert cannot forget Joey and, still not old enough to enlist, he embarks on a treacherous mission to find him and bring him home.
The Emerald Tour will showcase inspiring performances of timeless music with the unforgettable, angelic voices of Celtic Woman. This new stage production will celebrate Ireland and the Emerald Isles’ spellbinding Celtic heritage through an extraordinary presentation of traditional Irish anthems, pop standards and original music by Emmy®-nominated music producer David Downes.