Thank you to all the KCPT members who joined us at special concerts and events this month, including a great performance from Justin Hayward on September 13 at the Uptown. Find your photos below to download, print, and share. Visit KCPT’s events calendar for more opportunities to enjoy world class arts and entertainment from the best seats in the ...Continue Reading
Due to recent interruptions during American Experience: Walt Disney, we will be re-airing Part 1 next Wednesday, September 23 at 9pm and Part 2 on Thursday, September 24 at 9pm. We apologize that problems with our transmission have affected your ability to enjoy KCPT’s programming. We have identified the problem and we’re working to resolve the issue ...Continue Reading
Costume Designer Holly Hynes and Costume Maker Coco Dupont came to town late in August for a rendezvous with Kansas City Ballet’s Artistic Director Devon Carney and the ballet’s costume shop team. We joined the group as they went to work fitting the in-progress costumes that have been created for Kansas City Ballet's new NUTCRACKER.
One of Kansas City’s most iconic brands is ditching the metro. America’s favorite neighbor, Applebee’s is moving its headquarters to Glendale, California. After a two-week trial in Johnson County, a jury says the anti-Semite who gunned-down three people outside the Jewish Community Center and the Village Shalom retirement facility in Overland Park should be put to ...Continue Reading
This year marks historic anniversaries for some key federal initiatives, including Medicare and the Americans with Disabilities Act. That list is not complete, however, without recognizing that this year also marks the 50th anniversary of the Head Start program. Launched as part of President Lyndon Johnson’s War on Poverty, the program promotes school readiness for ...Continue Reading
There’s nothing like breaking news about fossils to rev up another old Thursday. And not just any fossils – human fossils that may change the history books. Woah. NOVA was there with exclusive access, and is now streaming the program, Dawn of Humanity, in advance of next week’s broadcast. See it on KCPT at 8pm ...Continue Reading