The moment when Vincent van Gogh looked into a mirror, held up a blade and cut into his own ear defines his turbulent life and art. But what did he really do on the night of December 23, 1888, in the town of Arles? What was his state of mind? No one has been clear ...Continue Reading
This year, KCPT is participating in the H&R Block referral program. When you download and print the form below and take it with you to a participating H&R Block or Block Advisors as a new client, KCPT will receive $20 for each qualifying referral.
Live From Lincoln Center brings Joshua Bell’s Seasons of Cuba to the 2016 PBS Arts Fall Festival, in which the world-famous, Grammy Award–winning violinist Joshua Bell performs with the Chamber Orchestra of Havana, composed of some of Cuba’s most accomplished classical musicians. Bell will dazzle the audience with a range of selections from Vivaldi classics, ...Continue Reading
Join KCPT tonight for a special evening featuring highlights from two locally-produced programs. Also, as part of our live funding drive, we’ll have special guests in the studio. At 7 pm: Re:Dream examines what it means to “make it” in the 21st century through the stories of 40 individuals in five different cities, including right here at home. We explore what opportunities ...Continue Reading
Fred W. Lyons Jr. knew Ewing Kauffman not just as the successful businessman he was, but also as a close friend. Lyons worked for Kauffman for nearly 26 years, starting before Marion Labs was a “big” company. He was on board when Kauffman decided to expand into a major pharmaceutical company. In 1977, Kauffman made ...Continue Reading
Following the four-part The Hollow Crown, “The Wars of the Roses” continues the epic saga with three more lavish film adaptations of Shakespeare’s history plays: Parts I and II of Henry VI and Richard III. Together, they span rebellion in France, the rise and fall of Joan of Arc, the terror of England’s Civil War ...Continue Reading