Photographer Rhea Pappas VIDEO
With summer vacation and the swimming pool season upon us, here's a very cool look at a Twin Cities photographer whose work often revolves around water and women. From Twin Cities Public Television.
Experience Australian Pink Floyd's October 3 concert at The Uptown Theater when you support KCPT. 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. Donate now
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rebecca Johnson Senior Account Manager Corporate Partnerships 816.398.4228 [email protected] KANSAS CITY, MO, June 4, 2014 The Bridge, Kansas City’s newest NPR Music station at 90.9 FM, has joined in partnership with Sporting KC. As a Principal Partner of The Bridge, Sporting KC acknowledges the importance of a thriving local music scene in Kansas City and is eager to be a part of launching the The Bridge in Kansas City. "Partnering with community organizations is a big part of our mission. The Bridge has a strong focus on connecting Kansas City with local music as well as…
See great live musical theater here in Kansas City later this year at The Music Hall and The Kauffman Center when you support KCPT. This episode of Broadway: The American Musical features interviews with writer/producer Mel Brooks, actor Kristin Chenoweth, Walt Disney Corporation CEO Michael Eisner, actor/bookwriter Harvey Fierstein, composer/lyricist Jerry Herman, actor Nathan Lane, playwright/director James Lapine, producer Rocco Landesman, director Arthur Laurents, actor Idina Menzel, Nederlander Theaters chairman James Nederlander Sr., director Susan Stroman, and composer Andrew Lloyd Webber. Highlights include home movies of Jonathan Larson working as a waiter before leaving his job to create Rent, and…
Objects and Memory VIDEO
Ordinary things in homes and museums take on new meaning through association with people and experiences. OBJECTS AND MEMORY examines items recovered after, or offered in response to, 9/11, the Oklahoma City bombing and the Vietnam War, along with the stories of people who find these items important. With narration by Frank Langella and music by Philip Glass, the program reveals how, in times of stress, we come together in community and see otherwise ordinary objects as symbols of identity, memory and aspiration.
Hallowed Grounds VIDEO
HALLOWED GROUNDS provides a rare visit to America's extraordinary overseas military cemeteries. There are 23 World War I and World War II American military cemeteries in England, France, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Belgium, Italy, Tunisia and the Philippines. Visit these places and listen to powerful stories, from historians and witnesses to the wars and the creation of the cemeteries, about the men and women who are buried in them.