2013 U.S. Air Guitar World Champion Eric “Mean Melin” Melin moderated the 2014 Air Guitar regional finals at the recordBar in Kansas City, Missouri. John McGrath captured this blazing, earth rocking routine filming for KCPT’s Arts Upload.
Karen Barezinsky is looking for an answer to what she says is a simple question: Are the people who run Kansas’ Medicaid program planning to cut the supports she and her husband use to keep her son, Ray Santin, who’s paralyzed from his neck down, out of a nursing home? “I can’t find out anything,” ...Continue Reading
This thirty-minute documentary exposes the mental health crisis that grips Kansas City, as seen through the eyes of the police — often the emergency responders first on the scene when someone goes into crisis. The story is told through the eyes of the KCMO police and the Missouri health care professionals, namely the community mental ...Continue Reading
The 38th Mid-America EMMY® Gala was held September 27 at the Grand Ballroom in the Kansas City Convention Center. Of the 11 nominations KCPT received, three received Emmy® awards at this year’s event. Congratulations to this year’s winners: Informational/Instructional – Program Special: Enrollment Day: A KCPT Health Care Event Nick Haines – Producer, Mark Stamm – Director Interview/Discussion – Program; Meet the Past: Tom Bass ...Continue Reading
Hispanic Heritage Awards VIDEO
Filmed at the historic Warner Theater in Washington, DC, this program honors recipients of the 27th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards. The 2014 honorees include, Education: the Hayden High School Robotics Team; Sports: Bernie Williams; Leadership: Henry R. Munoz III; Vision: Zoe Saldaña; STEM: Rep. Ruben Hinojosa; Master of Arts: Pepe Aguilar; Legend: Carlos Vives; Special ...Continue Reading
Every fairy tale has its sequel. On the brink of happiness at the end of last season, retail genius John Moray and his “little champion,” Denise, find true love a bumpy ride indeed, as Katherine and her new husband scheme to wreck their lives. Joanna Vanderham stars as Denise, with Emun Elliott as Moray, Elaine ...Continue Reading