Just before America celebrates its independence once again from the British, we roll up our sleeves to connect-the-dots on the news of the week on both sides of state line. On this Friday, July 1, edition of Kansas City Week in Review at 7:30 pm and the rebroadcast Sunday at 11 am: Fifty lives have been ...Continue Reading
On Monday, July 4, at 7 pm, KCPT airs the annual national Fourth of July celebration from the White House lawn. Join host Tom Bergeron for our country’s 240th birthday festivities, with performances from Smokey Robinson, Kenny Loggins, Gavin DeGraw, Cassadee Pope, Amber Riley, Jackie Evancho, Sutton Foster and the Broadway cast of “ON YOUR FEET!” ...Continue Reading
Prepare to travel through time to learn about Kansas City’s earliest settlers with Flatland’s digital-first series, The Founders. Follow the trail of time to explore the families who settled Kansas City and helped create its boundaries. The four-part series shines a spotlight on the familiar names that now grace our highways, city districts, and restaurants. The Chouteaus were an immigrant ...Continue Reading
As a partner in the national project, Veterans Coming Home, KCPT has created dynamic stories about Kansas City veterans in the community. This collaborative, multi-platform public media project works to tell complex stories about veterans, and bridge the military-civilian divide. A Higher Purpose: KC Veteran Opens Rock Climbing Gym with a Mission When Andrew Potter left the Army in 2014 he ...Continue Reading
Dancing on the Edge VIDEO
Follow a drama about a black jazz band’s experiences in London in the 1930s. Composed of talented musicians, the band achieves success and secures record deals. But tragedy strikes, setting off a chain of events that threatens the band’s survival.
Join 12 amateur bakers in the tent for their first competition. Madeira cake is the Signature challenge. For the Technical, they must duplicate Mary Berry’s frosted walnut cake. Finally, they tackle black forest gateau for the Showstopper. Get recipes, watch clips and full episodes and keep up with the latest challenges at the program web ...Continue Reading