Saturday, March 28, 2015
Today’s entertainment picks:
v TobyMac, 7 p.m.: Christian pop star headlines concert that also includes Mandisa and Capital Kings at Stambaugh Auditorium. If you don’t have a ticket, don’t go: It’s sold out.
v Cirque D’Or, 7:30 p.m.: Chinese and world acrobats perform amazing feats in this dazzling show coming to Powers Auditorium, 260 W. Federal St., Youngstown; 330-744-0264.
v Northeast Ohio Pet Expo, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.: Fun stuff for your four-legged friends at Eastwood Expo Center, next to the mall.
v Bob Golub, 8:30 p.m.: Stand-up comedian returns to his hometown for a show at Quaker Steak and Lube, 101 E. Chestnut St., Sharon, Pa.; 724-981-9464.
v “You Can’t Take It With You,” 7:30 p.m.: An old-school comedy with a bit of wisdom on the side, at Youngstown Playhouse; 330-788-8739.
“2015 Kids’ Choice Awards” (8 p.m., Nickelodeon): Bust out the green slime. The 2015 Kids’ Choice Awards features performances by 5 Seconds of Summer and Iggy Azalea, prompting parents across the nation to wonder: What’s an Iggy Azalea?
“Figure Skating” (8 p.m., NBC): 2014 U.S. champion Gracie Gold is one of three Americans looking to win a medal at World Championships in Shanghai.
“Saturday Night Live” (11:30 p.m., NBC): Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson hosts; George Ezra performs.
For complete listings, see TV Week magazine, included with today’s paper.
LOCAL TOPICS ON TV
“Community Connection” (Sunday at 6:30 a.m. on 21 WFMJ-TV and 11 a.m. on WBCB-TV): The Teen Straight-Talk organization is once again hosting the “Strengthening the Family” conference in the Valley. Mary Duke, founder of Teen Straight Talk, and Dr. Tonia Farmer Pitts, president of the board, will join host Madonna Chism Pinkard to discuss the conference.
Next, Rev. Dr. Lewis Macklin and Atty. Yulonda McCarty Harris of Jack & Jill of America will discuss the 11th annual Beautillion, which will recognize eight young men from the community. Also, neuro-ophthalmologist Dr. Marc Levy will discuss age-related macular degeneration in a satellite interview.
“Increase the Peace” (today at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday at 6:30 a.m. on MyYTV): Host Andrea Mahone willl be joined by Angie Cameron and Shaun Renato from Meridian Community Care Share summer camps and afterschool programs.
“A Conversation with Dee” (Sunday at 8:30 a.m. on WKBN-TV): Host Dee Crawford will be joined by Jackie Hays and Monsignor Robert Siffrin, both members of ACTION. They will discuss the organization’s 13th annual banquet. which will take place April 23.
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Basilica has set the dates for its 17th annual Italian festival: July 23-26, on the church grounds at 343 via Mount Carmel, near Choffin Career Center.
Entertainers will include Gianni Monti of Florida and the Cavalieri Reali band of Cleveland.