The Fidel Castro Tapes VIDEO
In 1959, Fidel Castro rose to power in Cuba. He has been one of the most controversial figures in the world ever since. This is the story of the Cuban dictator’s turbulent career, told in part through media reports, rare images and recordings.
This month, Janet Saidi joined KCPT as VP of News. Janet will lead the Hale Center for Journalism, providing editorial vision for KCPT’s news initiatives across all platforms. As a professor at the Missouri School of Journalism, Janet ran an award-winning NPR-affiliate newsroom that consisted of 8 news team members and served as an innovation lab, training up to 100 Missouri School of Journalism students each semester. The newsroom won three national Murrow awards in the past eight years, including a 2013 national Murrow for digital journalism. As an associate professor on the faculty of the Missouri School of Journalism…
Paul O’Neill shows the past, present and future of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) through live video and interview segments taken over the last couple of years during their annual Winter Tour and from their debut rock theater tour “Beethoven’s Last Night” which was filmed in Dallas, Texas, on May 2, 2010. Get a sneak peak at their plans for the future and a look at how TSO developed into one the of the top 10 live shows in the country with over 1 million people a year coming to see it. This program is the first time that live concert…
Australian Pink Floyd, the worldwide-touring tribute band, recreates the musical and visual concert experience of one of rock music’s most iconic groups. Featuring founding members Steve Mac and Jason Sawford, the band has been performing the Pink Floyd catalogue for more than 20 years and has played to more than three million fans worldwide. Experience Australian Pink Floyd's October 3 concert at The Uptown Theater when you support KCPT.
This week on Ruckus, Mike Shanin and Ruckettes Mary O'Halloran,Woody Cozad, Tony Botello and Marcus Leach discuss topics: Kansas Gubernatorial Race, Dan Cofran says he may run for KCMO Mayor, NY Times says Downtown KC is cool; Headline interview with Dr. Christopher Kuehl (Ph.D.), an economist with Armada Corporate Intelligence.
Learn how to make gooey monster slime TWO ways with this sensory craft. Don't worry - the slime washes off hands easily with soap and water! The chemical reaction between liquid starch and regular glue makes a mixture that splats, sticks, oozes, flops and stretches. Engage in some imaginary monster-play and embrace your inner scientist with this fun activity! Check out the full article from PBS Parents Crafts for Kids.