Beyond Belief, KCPT’s yearlong project on religion, faith and spirituality, launches this month with a number of events: A television special hosted by Nick Haines, based on a lively panel discussion about what it means to be Muslim in Kansas City. This will be accompanied by a series of portraits of local followers of Islam ...Continue Reading
Terrell Mann worked with 37 pre-school teachers at the “Integrating Read Aloud Through the Curriculum” workshop at KCPT on March 10. The group met at 6pm for a light dinner and then began the workshop with Ms. Mann. The entire group was engaged throughout the 2 1/5 hours of hands-on training. From using one more theme books ...Continue Reading
See what’s ahead for MASTERPIECE this season, including the Grantchester, Season 2, and the final season of Mr. Selfridge. See both shows starting Sunday, March 27, 2016 at8pm and 9pm on MASTERPIECE on KCPT. More from MASTERPIECE: 5 Ways Mr. Selfridge is Going Out With a Bang 5 MASTERPIECE Must Knows for 2016
Our Divided City: Update VIDEO
Editor’s Note: On February 22, Mayor Sly James responded in his blog to the claim that his administration is not doing enough in the black community east of Troost Avenue. The hour-long documentary Our Divided City first aired on KCPT on January 29. Since its release, there have been a spate of announcements from City Hall regarding some of ...Continue Reading
We knew the night was coming, so we sent it out in style: As the sixth and final season of Downton Abbey came to a wrap on Sunday evening, more than 200 revelers gathered for KCPT’s farewell party and viewing event, “The Final Season Ends Here — A Toast to Downton Abbey,” at the Hotel Phillips in downtown ...Continue Reading
This PBS documentary about the life of Nancy Reagan originally aired in 2011. This very traditional First Lady, who passed away on Sunday at the age of 94, was one of the most influential in history.