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.
TEDxKC took place August 29 at Helzberg Hall in the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. “Reimagine” was the theme at TEDxKC this year and you watch a few of the many ...Continue Reading
In Their Own Words follows Jim Henson’s career, from his early television work with the Muppets in the 1950s to his commercial work and network appearances, his breakthrough with “Sesame Street” and “The Muppet Show,” his fantasy films and his sudden death in 1990.
KCPT celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with a wide variety of programs highlighting Hispanic history, entertainment, challenges and successes.
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