Idina Menzel @ Starlight Theatre
Aug 16 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Idina Menzel @ Starlight Theatre | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
Tony Award-winning icon Idina Menzel has a diverse career that traverses stage, film, television and music. Menzel’s voice can be heard as Elsa in Disney’s global box office smash Frozen, in which she sings the …
Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Independent Lens 'The Bad Kids' Workshop | August 17 @ KCPT Public Television | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
4:00 pm
KCPT Presents: Independent Lens Documentary The Bad Kids A Workshop With Judi Simmons Estes, Ph.D, Park University Are you an education professional who works with students at risk of dropping out of high school? KCPT wants to …
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm
KCPT at the Ethnic Enrichment Festival @ Swope Park | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:00 pm
Feel the world beat in the heart of America through music, dance and cuisine at the 38th Annual Ethnic Enrichment Festival. Friday: 6-10 p.m. Saturday: Noon-10 p.m. Sunday: Noon-6 p.m. Join KCPT and 909 The Bridge …
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Meet Daniel Tiger at the Kansas City Zoo @ Kansas City Zoo | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
10:00 am
Join KCPT and Meet Daniel Tiger at the Kansas City Zoo!  Bring your camera for a photo with Daniel Tiger.  We’ll be in the Penguin Plaza from 10:00 am – 2 pm on Saturday, August …
KCPT Day at Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails @ Crown Center Showplace - Level 1
Aug 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
KCPT Day at Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails @ Crown Center Showplace - Level 1 | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
11:00 am
Join KCPT at Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails exhibit, and come aboard for a fun learning adventure with Thomas! Every third Sunday this summer, KCPT will be available at this FREE exhibit to share …
Aug 22 @ 5:43 pm – Aug 30 @ 6:43 pm
Explore London & Paris with KCPT
5:43 pm
Join your fellow Kansas City PBS viewers as you spend eight days exploring parts of Europe, including the the opportunity to enter the world of Downton Abbey as you visit Highclere Castle. The trip is …
Motown The Musical @ Starlight Theatre
Aug 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:45 pm
Motown The Musical @ Starlight Theatre | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
It began as one man’s story… became everyone’s music… and is now Broadway’s musical. Motown The Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight …
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
KCPT Presents The Vietnam War: An Evening with Ken Burns & Lynn Novick @ Arvest Bank Theater at the Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:00 pm
Join KCPT for an exclusive evening with award-winning filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick around their upcoming documentary series, The Vietnam War, at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 8, at the Arvest Bank Theatre at …
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Meet Curious George and The Man In The Yellow Hat at Paradise Park! @ Paradise Park | Lee's Summit | Missouri | United States
11:00 am
Join us at Paradise Park for a meet and greet with our favorite little monkey, Curious George, along with his friend, The Man In The Yellow Hat! Come and play lawn games, join a storytime …
Asleep At The Wheel @ Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Asleep At The Wheel @ Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
7:00 pm
Join KCPT for a night with Asleep at the Wheel and Hot Club of Cowtown live at JCCC’s Carlsen Center! Both musical groups will highlight JCCC Performing Arts Series’ 2017 Kansas Cowboy Jubilee on Saturday, …
What it Means to Be a Patriot: The Vietnam War with John Musgrave @ Liberty Hall  | Lawrence | Kansas | United States
7:00 pm
Join KCPT for a special screening of Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s new documentary, The Vietnam War, followed by a discussion with local Vietnam veteran John Musgrave. Musgrave’s experience as a Marine in Vietnam and his changing …
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Burritos for a Cause: Support KCPT and 90.9 The Bridge @ Chiptole | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
5:00 pm
Head to the Chipotle on Main Street to have your dinner AND support KCPT and 90.9 The Bridge! Bring in the flyer posted in this event, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier …
Oct 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Flatland at First Fridays: 'Artconomy' Sneak Peek @ Phosphor Studios | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
5:30 pm
Join Flatland and KCPT for an introduction to its new series, Artconomy. In Kansas City, we’re told the economic impact of the arts totals a quarter of a billion dollars. Artconomy evaluates how we, the …
Kansas City Champions of Education and Mentorship Resource Fair @ Plexpod | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:00 pm
As part of the national education initiative American Graduate, KCPT is celebrating local champions of education and inviting community members to learn more about ways to mentor youth in Kansas City. Earlier this year, KCPT …
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Family Engagement: Start Day 1 @ KCPT | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:00 pm
Do you often wonder what more you can do to help children develop, achieve, learn, and enjoy education more? Please join us for an exciting and enlightening workshop that will open your eyes to the multiple …
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
KCPT Kids Block Party! @ KCPT | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
10:00 am
Stop by Kansas City PBS for hands-on activities inspired by Sesame Street in Communities, giveaways from your favorite PBS Kids shows, music by Mr. Stinky Feet (1:00 p.m.), appearances by Cookie Monster and more family …
Oct 18 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Istation Lunch and Learn - Reacting Logically: A “Game” Plan @ KCPT Public Television  | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
11:30 am
Presenting an RTI (Response to Intervention) game plan with targeted strategies and proven approaches, this workshop will show the ways that data and reporting help students achieve academic success. Strategies covered include: Identifying a problem. …
The Beach Boys @ Arvest Bank Theater at the Midland
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Beach Boys @ Arvest Bank Theater at the Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:00 pm
Join KCPT for a night of fun, fun, fun with The Beach Boys live in concert! Known for their unmistakable vocal harmonies in popular classics “Help Me Rhonda,” “I Get Around,” “Barbara Ann,” “Surfin’ USA,” …
Nov 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Indie Lens Pop-Up | Chasing Trane @ The Gem Theater | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:00 pm
Engage with community issues through film with KCPT’s Indie Lens Pop-Up film series! November’s film is Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary. Set against the social, political and cultural landscape of the times, Chasing Trane …
Tommy Emmanuel @ The Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Nov 3 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tommy Emmanuel @ The Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
Join KCPT for a night with Tommy Emmanuel and David Grisman live at the Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland! Arguably the greatest living acoustic guitar player and recognized as the elite of the elite, Australia’s …
Nov 4 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sesame Street in Communities Workshop for Early Childhood Providers @ Kauffman Conference Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 am
Early Childhood providers’ care and support can make a huge difference in the life of a young child. Sesame Street in Communities, a new local initiative, supports caregivers with resources designed to help children overcome adversity and …
Be My Neighbor Day @ Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center
Nov 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Be My Neighbor Day @ Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
9:00 am
‘Be My Neighbor Day’ is a daylong celebration for families, supported by PNC Grow Up Great®, featuring tiger-tastic activities that focus on being a caring neighbor to people and wildlife! Join Daniel Tiger of Daniel Tiger’s …
Vienna Boys’ Choir @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Nov 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Vienna Boys' Choir @ Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
Join KCPT for an evening with the Vienna Boys’ Choir, celebrated by music-lovers across the globe! Known internationally for a purity of tone, distinctive charm, and diverse repertoire encompassing Austrian folk songs and waltzes, classical …
Straight No Chaser @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Nov 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Straight No Chaser @ Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:30 pm
Straight No Chaser (SNC) is the classic-meets-contemporary sensation whose unique blend of classic pop stylings and modern pop hits will deliver a music experience of a lifetime this fall. This group’s remarkable success has attracted …
Dec 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra (Matinee Show) @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
3:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to Kansas City with its highly-anticipated 2017 winter tour, created to deliver an updated presentation of The Ghosts of Christmas Eve rock opera. This tour will celebrate the art and accomplishments of …
Dec 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra (Evening Show) @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
8:00 pm
Trans-Siberian Orchestra returns to Kansas City with its highly-anticipated 2017 winter tour, created to deliver an updated presentation of The Ghosts of Christmas Eve rock opera. This tour will celebrate the art and accomplishments of …
Jan 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Indie Lens Pop-Up | I Am Not Your Negro @ The Gem Theater | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.  Tune-in for the documentary Monday, January 15th at 8 p.m. on KCPT. One of the most acclaimed films of the year and an Oscar nominee for Best Documentary, I Am …
Making Math an Integral Part of Early Language and Literacy in Your Classroom for Early Childhood Providers @ KCPT | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
6:30 pm
Young children’s successful development of early math skills is directly linked to daily opportunities and experiences with language and concepts of math. Join us to discover strategies to enhance children’s development of skills related to …
Cabaret: The Musical @ Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College
Jan 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cabaret: The Musical @ Carlsen Center at Johnson County Community College | Overland Park | Kansas | United States
2:00 pm
As part of their 50th Anniversary Season, the critically acclaimed and award-winning Roundabout Theatre Company is proud to present Sam Mendes (Skyfall, American Beauty) and Rob Marchall’s (Into the Woods and Chicago, the films) Tony …
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
An Evening With 2Cellos @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
7:00 pm
Join KCPT for an evening with 2Cellos, music’s most electric and dynamic instrumental duo, live in concert! The Croatian cellists Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser have forged a signature style that breaks down the boundaries …