Since forming in 1998, The Elders have set the music scene on its ear, thanks to a skillful blend of American-roots rock and amped-up Celtic folk; a cross-pollination of elements that is high-octane and progressive, yet rooted in tradition. The Elders Hoolie was recorded live at the historic Uptown Theater in Kansas City, Mo. on St. ...Continue Reading
Mark Evans travels to the shores of Canada’s Hudson Bay, where polar bears are causing havoc in isolated communities. He arrives in the town of Churchill hours after an attack has left two people seriously injured and a bear dead. He joins the Polar Bear Alert team as they transport a captured bear by helicopter ...Continue Reading
The Anti-Defamation League and the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education have partnered for a second year with KCPT to host Echoes and Reflections, a multimedia program that provides US secondary educators with professional development and print and online resources to teach about the Holocaust in today’s classrooms. This no-cost, day long workshop opportunity for area teachers provides the tools they ...Continue Reading
The Fidel Castro Tapes VIDEO
In 1959, Fidel Castro rose to power in Cuba. He has been one of the most controversial figures in the world ever since. This is the story of the Cuban dictator’s turbulent career, told in part through media reports, rare images and recordings.
This month, Janet Saidi joined KCPT as VP of News. Janet will lead the Hale Center for Journalism, providing editorial vision for KCPT’s news initiatives across all platforms. As a professor at the Missouri School of Journalism, Janet ran an award-winning NPR-affiliate newsroom that consisted of 8 news team members and served as an innovation ...Continue Reading
Paul O’Neill shows the past, present and future of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) through live video and interview segments taken over the last couple of years during their annual Winter Tour and from their debut rock theater tour “Beethoven’s Last Night” which was filmed in Dallas, Texas, on May 2, 2010. Get a sneak peak ...Continue Reading