In time for New Year’s parties — and the Downton Abbey premiere of the sixth and final season this coming Sunday — Doug Frost, a KC-based wine consultant and writer, has outlined for us the whys and hows of proper decanting. Because Downton Abbey takes great pains to reflect a truthful portrayal and the lives and times of its characters, ...Continue Reading
Hear gripping, first-hand accounts of women who escaped the brutal reign of ISIS. This hard-hitting film from FRONTLINE explores the lives of women who were held as sex slaves, the people who saved them and women who endured—and also enforced—ISIS’ harsh rules.
What about _________? Could you investigate __________? What’s up with ___________? Got a question about Kansas City, the region or the people who live here? Anything you’ve always wondered about, found peculiar or downright confusing? Share your questions with KCPT’s curiousKC. How does it work? After you share a question, KCPT producers and editors ...Continue Reading
The Kansas City Public Library‘s Director of Reader Services and Downton devotee Kaite Stover shares her top five titles to get you ready for the final season of Downton Abbey. It’s 1925 and we’re about to bid a fond farewell to one of our favorite British families. We’ve followed them through more than ten years ...Continue Reading
In Defense of Food VIDEO
Join New York Times best-selling author Michael Pollan on a fascinating journey to answer the question: What should I eat to be healthy? Busting myths and misconceptions, IN DEFENSE OF FOOD reveals how common sense and old-fashioned wisdom can help us rediscover the pleasures of eating and at the same time reduce our risks of ...Continue Reading
“CinemaKC” celebrates the best of independent filmmaking in Kansas City. The fifth season of the series offers more opportunities for a wider variety of artists to be seen with fewer interviews and behind-the-scenes. Join host Emmy-award winning actress and musician Erin McGrane (“Up in the Air” and music group Victor and Penny) Friday nights at 10:30 ...Continue Reading