Beatles tribute band The Fab Four performed at The Midland by AMC on Saturday, September 29, 2012. Hundreds of KCPT supporters saw the fabulous show and a lucky few attended a pre-show Meet & Greet with the performers portraying John, Paul, George and Ringo.
Events & Concerts .
Experience the ultimate Beatles tribute band, support KCPT and enjoy the concert at The Midland by AMC on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012 at 8 pm.
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Learn more about researching your family history on October 15, 2011 at the KCPT Genealogy Workshop: Exploring Your Family Tree at The National Archives. Choose from morning or afternoon session.
Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps Stephen Colbert, Kristi Yamaguchi, Mario Batali and Queen Noor explore their family histories in episode 2 of a total of 4 episodes in this fascinating series.
Always wondered about your ancestors? Now’s your chance to find out how to research your family tree and organize your information at the KCPT Genealogy Event at The National Archives on Saturday, October 15th.
Choose from morning or afternoon session.
Many Americans descend from a variety of European ethnicities, with ancestral roots across every country in Europe. Actors Robert Downey, Jr. and Maggie Gyllenhaal are textbook examples of Americans with a rich medley of European immigrant stories in their family trees. Delve into their deep American roots in early colonial communities and meet their Eastern European Jewish ancestors, who share almost identical migration stories. From the Mayflower to Ellis Island, journey through centuries of immigration that shaped and built this melting pot nation.
Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion Summer Love Tour 2011 stops at Starlight Theater on Wednesday, August 31, 7:30 pm.
Join KCPT and the National World War I Museum Friday, September 23 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm for Doughboys and Bootleggers: Exploring Prohibition in Post-WWI Kansas City.
See a sneak preview of Ken Burns’ and Lynn Novick’s latest documentary film series Prohibition, which debuts on KCPT in October. Then explore how the Great War impacted the Eighteenth Amendment and what Kansas City was like during Prohibition. You may also toast the juice joints of yore with a special cocktail before the screening by the mixologists of the Rieger Hotel and learn how to make a “Pendergast” – a drink as powerful as the political boss it is named after.
This free event will be held at the WWI Museum’s J.C. Nichols Auditorium.
Joyce DiDonato performed with the Kansas City Symphony in March and the concerts were filmed to be part of the 2012 PBS Arts Summer Festival.
Be part of a sneak peek of Homecoming: The Kansas City Symphony Presents Joyce DiDonato on Thursday, June 28, 2012, 6 pm in the Muriel McBrien Kauffman Theater at The Kauffman Performing Arts Center.
RSVP at the Kansas City Symphony website or by calling 816-994-7222.