This Monday and Tuesday, KCPT presents special programs that explore stories of service. INDEPENDENT LENS: STRAY DOG Monday, November 9, 9pm Meet motorcycle-riding, stereotype-shattering Vietnam veteran Ronnie “Stray Dog” Hall as he tries to come to terms with his combat experience and help others like himself. This film was screened last month as part of ...Continue Reading
Legendary Broadway performer Chita Rivera has been lighting up international stages for over seventy years. With starring roles in such iconic Broadway shows as West Side Story, Bye Bye Birdie, and Chicago, Rivera returned to Broadway in 2015 to star in the final John Kander/Fred Ebb/Terrence McNally musical The Visit. In addition to archival clips from Rivera’s many ...Continue Reading
FRONTLINE and ProPublica team up to investigate a wave of terror that targeted Vietnamese-American journalists. Uncovering a trail that leads from American cities to jungles in Southeast Asia, FRONTLINE and ProPublica shine new light on a series of unsolved murders and attacks. Go behind the scenes and explore features from the film and all FRONTLINE ...Continue Reading
A mountaineer makes trouble, Aafrin and Alice try to check their growing attraction and Ralph’s covert appointment is thwarted by tragedy on the most recent episode of Indian Summers. The nine-part series from Masterpiece explores the collision of the ruling class English with their Indian subjects, and the intricate game of power, politics, and passion that ...Continue Reading
KCPT is one of 15 stations chosen after a national competition to incubate storytelling experiments and expand public media to more Americans. Localore: Finding America was created by AIR, a Boston-based network of independent public media producers, to bring together the most gifted producers and forward-thinking stations in the industry to invent new media models ...Continue Reading
Austin City Limits presents Austin’s Gary Clark Jr. as he plays songs from his album The Story of Sonny Boy Slim. Rocking Australian singer/songwriter Courtney Barnett performs tunes from her LP Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit.