Follow scientists in as they uncover “deviant” burials dating back to medieval England, pointing to a belief that the dead could rise from their graves. Predating Eastern European legend, these discoveries force a re-examination of modern vampire lore. Secrets of the Dead: Vampire Legend
Composer and performer Danny Elfman descends on Lincoln Center with a symphony orchestra and choir, led by conductor John Mauceri, as well as a colorful assortment of Tim Burton fans. This unique episode arrives just in time for Halloween and captures all the excitement of this cultural invasion, climaxing in wildly entertaining performances of Elfman’s ...Continue Reading
Phil searches for the city’s best tapas and gets a lesson in the art of slicing jamon, one of Spain’s most prized culinary exports in the latest episode of I’ll Have What Phil’s Having.
Thanks to all the KCPT members who joined us at special concerts and events this month, including great performances from Jesse Cook and Celtic Woman. Find your photos below to download, print, and share, and visit KCPT’s events calendar for more opportunities to enjoy world class arts and entertainment from the best seats in the house.
The budgerigar, known in the U.S. by the generic name “parakeet”, can see and feel things that humans can’t. Learn more about the wild instincts and special abilities of the animals we live with in Pets: Wild at Heart on NATURE.
In this clip from Chicago, Hour 1, Alan Fausel appraises a 1961 painting by the surrealist painter Leonora Carrington. The English-born artist and writer spent most of her adult life in Mexico, where she explored themes of magical realism and alchemy. Since her passing in 2011 at the age of 94, her work has become even more valued.