Tickets to watch the Kansas City Royals play the San Francisco Giants in this year’s World Series are being called the second most expensive World Series tickets in recent years. But how do you even get your hands on them? The Royals ran a lottery for the general public to buy World Series tickets from ...Continue Reading
Join “The Goggle Guy” Cole Blaise, KCPT’s own promotions producer, who’s been supporting The Royals on their journey to the World Series by living in the goggles Salvador Perez threw into the crowd and sharing his super-fandom with the world via social media. Check out his “Royal Journey”
Peteh Jalloh lives in Kansas City, but he lived in Sierra Leone until 1995. Lately, he has limited his communication with friends and family in Africa who are dealing with the Ebola crisis to messaging back and forth on Facebook. He says talking on the phone has become too painful. “Every day I get Facebook ...Continue Reading
According to the Centers for Disease Control, the 2014 Ebola epidemic is the largest in history. Get a deeper understanding of the deadly disease from these programs and news articles from across PBS.
An award-winning chef, restaurateur and Top Chef host Tom Colicchio picks Francescantonio Colicchio from his family tree to cook dinner for, and discusses who he would like to cook for him. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps people discover long-lost relatives hidden for generations within the branches of their family trees on Finding Your Roots.
This production of Porgy and Bess from San Francisco Opera stars bass-baritone Eric Owens as Porgy and soprano Laquita Mitchell as Bess in the turbulent story of a disabled man, the headstrong woman he loves and the community that sustains them both. John DeMain conducts the San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus in this American ...Continue Reading