Curious Crew

Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

The sixth season of the Emmy Award winning WKAR-TV kid’s science show Curious Crew premieres Monday. The program explores ways of making science fun by taking a hands on approach to investigating principles of science, technology, engineering, and math also known as STEM. WKAR's Mary Ellen Pitney spoke with the show’s host Dr. Rob Stephenson, as well as senior producer Carol Yancho, and crew member Genesis.

Curious Crew Returns for Sixth Season

Feb 27, 2020
Group on the set of Curious Crew
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Mondays beginning March 2 at 5:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Why does a spring, spring? Is spin on a bowling ball a good thing? Where can you find science in a piano? Explore these questions and more, as Curious Crew returns for a sixth season with ten new episodes.

Crew with heart model
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Curious Crew honored by National Educational Telecommunications Association

Julie Sochay explains the next part of the casting call.
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

More than 190 inquisitive kids visited the MSU campus on Saturday to audition for season six of Curious Crew, the Emmy award-winning WKAR original series exploring science, technology, engineering, and math.

Curious Crew Members Share Audition & Show Insights

Apr 30, 2019
Curious Crew
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The Emmy award winning program Curious Crew allows inquisitive children from here in Michigan to explore STEM concepts and fun doing it! It’s taped right here at WKAR and we’re auditioning new members on Saturday. 

2019 East Lansing Art Festival

Apr 29, 2019
Curious Crew memebers at the East Lansing Art Festival
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Sat. May 18 – Sun. May 19 in  Downtown East Lansing | Come visit your friends from WKAR at the 2019 East Lansing Art Festival!

Dr. Rob and Curious Crew cast members looking at ballon
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

2019 Curious Crew Casting Call FAQ | For the full details and required forms for the 2019 Curious Crew Casting Call please CLICK HERE!

Curious Crew Season 5 cast members
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Mondays beginning February 4 at 5:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Get ready to pique your curiosity with the 5th season of WKAR’s Emmy Award-winning science show, Curious Crew

Saturday, January 26; 10AM-1PM; WKAR Studios; Special Guests: Super Why!, Dr. Rob, and the Curious Ccrew and more!

Sat., Jan. 26, 10am-1pm at the WKAR Studios | Bring your family to PBS KIDS Day at WKAR! 

Curious crew student intern and kid
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Sat. Jun. 23, 12pm-1pm at Howell High School | Meet the cast of the WKAR original show Curious Crew with Dr. Rob Stephenson!