Even as Thomas Hart Benton was preparing to paint “A Social History of the State of Missouri” inside Missouri’s domed capitol in Jefferson City – before the prominent but controversial artist had brushed a stroke of the sweeping mural – people were fretting about the people and scenes he’d depict and the stir they might ...Continue Reading
After six passionate and poignant seasons, the curtain comes down on “Downton Abbey.” In this clip, the cast reflects on where their characters ended and the legacy of the series. See more clips and go behind the scenes at the MASTERPIECE web site. Revisit Downton Abbey’s final episode through the very best lines of its iconic ...Continue Reading
There's a week of brand new "Dinosaur Train" episodes chugging your way from March 7 through March 11. Travel on new adventures with Buddy and his friends each weekday at 11am and 11:30am.
Beyond Belief is launching this month with a thought-provoking event produced in concert with American Public Square, Kansas City’s venue for discussion across boundaries and borders. Muslim in the Metro will look at the variety of experiences lived by followers of Islam in Kansas City. Look for profiles of individuals each day on Flatland, KCPT’s digital magazine, ...Continue Reading
It’s that time of year again… time for the PBS KIDS Writers Contest! Young authors and illustrators in K-3rd grade are invited to submit their stories to KCPT’s 2016 PBS KIDS Writers Contest! Submit your entry from February 1 through April 15, 2016. Entries will be judged on creativity, story structure, and illustrations. Check out the ...Continue Reading
After six passionate and poignant seasons, the curtain comes down on “Downton Abbey.” How will fate resolve the stories of Edith, Mary, Thomas, Anna, Robert, Cora, Daisy, Carson, Violet, Isobel and all the other occupants of this unforgettable house? Find out this Sunday night at 8pm and support KCPT during the broadcast for special thank ...Continue Reading