Oct
18
Fri
2019
American Masters – Rothko: Pictures Must Be Miraculous Preview
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
American Masters - Rothko: Pictures Must Be Miraculous Preview @ Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Join KCPT and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art for a preview of a new American Masters featuring artist Mark Rothko on Friday, Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m. in the T. Atkins Auditorium. Rothko: Pictures Must Be Miraculous explores the life of the celebrated artist whose luminous color field paintings helped define the abstract expressionist movement, which shifted the art world epicenter from Paris to New York. View Rothko’s “Untitled No. 11, 1963” in the museum before or after the screening.

Nov
2
Sat
2019
Joe Bonamassa @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Nov 2 @ 8:00 pm
Joe Bonamassa @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Blues-rock superstar Joe Bonamassa is one of the most celebrated performing musicians of today. As a
two-time GRAMMY-nominated artist who earlier this year achieved his 20th #1 album on the Billboard
Blues Chart, British Blues Explosion Live, only in his early 40s he’s already become a living legend with an
astounding multi-genre catalogue of music. Collectively, Bonamassa has over 30 albums to date with studio
and live recordings, collaborative albums with vocal powehouse Beth Hart, and the adventurous side
projects Black Country Communion and Rock Candy Funk Party. A prolific writer who is always on the hunt
to expand his eclectic musical horizons, Bonamassa has a limitless work ethic whether it’s in studio, on the
road, or working with other artists to spur new music. He’s been featured in every publication from Esquire
and Parade to Rolling Stone and American Songwriter, as well as on the covers of Guitar Player, Vintage
Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, and Classic Rock magazine.

Nov
5
Tue
2019
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Nov 5 @ 8:00 pm
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

The world’s finest tribute to Fleetwood Mac returns to North America in October and November 2019 to perform its ‘50th Anniversary Tour’, a brand new show celebrating 50 years of the very best of Fleetwood Mac, including a very special blues set paying tribute to Fleetwood Mac’s legendary Peter Green era.

Nov
11
Mon
2019
KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood @ Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood @ Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Are you a parent, family member or neighbor that takes care of a pre-K child? Do you live in the 64128 zip code?

KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood wants to help you prepare your preschooler for Kindergarten with free PBS KIDS resources.

JOIN US on the second Monday of every month at the Lucile H. Bluford Branch of the Kansas City Public Library from 10 a.m. to noon. We’ll show a PBS KIDS show, demonstrate a pre-K activity and send you home with a bunch of FREE, at-home activities and resources!

SIGN UP for our newsletter and find out about additional events and resources: www.kcpt.org/InYourNeighborhood

Questions? Email kids@kcpt.org.

Nov
20
Wed
2019
Arrowhead Art Tour for KCPT Members @ Arrowhead Stadium
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Arrowhead Art Tour for KCPT Members @ Arrowhead Stadium | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

KCPT and Leopold Gallery presents an exploration of regional art at Arrowhead Stadium. The Kansas City Chiefs are excited to share the Arrowhead Art Collection and look forward to celebrating regional art at this exclusive KCPT member event. Located within the Community America Club Level at Arrowhead Stadium, the Arrowhead Art Collection features over 50 pieces of art from Chiefs Kingdom artists. An evening of art, enlightening conversation, cocktails and snacks – as the Chiefs host this inaugural event – sponsored by AARP of Kansas City.

This is a free event for KCPT members. Not a member? Please visit our Membership Information page. You may also call us at (816) 756-3580 or email us at customer_service@kcpt.org.

PRICED OUT? Affordable Housing: A Status Report @ Kansas City Public Library
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
PRICED OUT? Affordable Housing: A Status Report @ Kansas City Public Library | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
This is “The Land of Opportunity.”  But many people feel “priced out” of the American Dream.

Nearly two years after the Library and KCPT-Kansas City PBS launched an examination of affordable housing in the city, we take a deeper look at what has changed? For the better? For worse?Mayor Quinton Lucas, who campaigned on the issue, joins a panel discussion and assessment of where the city now stands – as well as where it might be headed. Included is a look at opportunity zones and the tax breaks they extend to developers to encourage investment in low-income, economically distressed neighborhoods. Are they helping or hurting? Do they hasten gentrification? Also, what’s the expected impact of reassessment in Jackson County, particularly on renters?

Nick Haines moderates the discussion with elected leaders, landlords, tenants and housing advocates.

Wine & cheese reception: 6 p.m. | Program: 6:30 p.m.
Nov
24
Sun
2019
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis @ Muriel Kauffman Theatre | Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis @ Muriel Kauffman Theatre | Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Do you remember the first time you heard Mannheim Steamroller Christmas? Celebrate 35 years of holiday magic with Mannheim Steamroller as they bring their annual tour to fans throughout the country. Experience the performance of the top Christmas music artist of all time, and for the first time ever, witness live the entire album that started it all – Mannheim Steamroller Christmas!

Dec
7
Sat
2019
Trans-Siberian Orchestra – Matinee Show @ Sprint Center
Dec 7 @ 3:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra  - Matinee Show @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s highly-anticipated Winter Tour 2019 will return to Sprint Center on Dec. 7 for two spectacular shows. This year’s show will feature their “Christmas Eve and Other Stories” show with all new staging and enhanced special effects.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra – Evening Show @ Sprint Center
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra - Evening Show @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s highly-anticipated Winter Tour 2019 will return to Sprint Center on Dec. 7 for two spectacular shows. This year’s show will feature their “Christmas Eve and Other Stories” show with all new staging and enhanced special effects.

Dec
9
Mon
2019
KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood @ Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood @ Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Are you a parent, family member or neighbor that takes care of a pre-K child? Do you live in the 64128 zip code?

KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood wants to help you prepare your preschooler for Kindergarten with free PBS KIDS resources.

JOIN US on the second Monday of every month at the Lucile H. Bluford Branch of the Kansas City Public Library from 10 a.m. to noon. We’ll show a PBS KIDS show, demonstrate a pre-K activity and send you home with a bunch of FREE, at-home activities and resources!

SIGN UP for our newsletter and find out about additional events and resources: www.kcpt.org/InYourNeighborhood

Questions? Email kids@kcpt.org.