Today’s entertainment picks:
v Brian Regan, 7:30 p.m.: Popular family-safe comedian comes to Stambaugh Auditorium; 330-747-5175.
v “God of Carnage,” 7:30 p.m.: Last chance to catch this hit comedy-drama at Youngstown Playhouse; 330-788-8739.
v Canfield Commun-ity Concert Band, 3 p.m.: “Wind Classics from the UK” is the title of this concert. Admission is a donation of money or nonperishable food for Operation Blessing. It’s at Canfield High School on Cardinal Drive; visit canfieldccband.org.
v John Wendle, 2 p.m.: Time magazine war journalist- photographer and Youngstown native will speak at the Butler Institute of American Art, 524 Wick Ave.; visit butlerart.com.
v Films: Seven of the nine contenders for Best Picture in the upcoming Academy Awards are in local theaters. They are “Lincoln,” “Django Unchained,” “Argo,” “Life of Pi,” “Silver Linings Playbook,” “Zero Dark Thirty” and “Les Miserables.”
“Girls” (9 p.m., HBO): Don’t expect the angst to ease on “Girls” just because Lena Dunham and her show hit the jackpot at the Golden Globes last week. Tonight, her character, Hannah, has her writing slammed by her boyfriend (Donald Glover).
“Chasing the Saturdays” (10 p.m., E!): “Chasing the Saturdays” is a new reality series that follows the popular all-female British vocal group as they invade Hollywood and begin work on a new album.
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Victorian Players present ‘Vaudeville’
The Victorian Players will have its annual fundraiser, “Vaudeville at the Vic,” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the company’s theater at 702 Mahoning Ave. All tickets are $10.
The show will be similar to last year’s, with music, silliness and flying ping-pong balls. Hosts will be Len Rome and Jim Loboy of WYTV-TV’s “Daybreak,” who starred in the theater’s production of “The Odd Couple.”
All ticket buyers will receive a voucher for the Barnes & Noble Bookfair, which will be in February in conjunction with the Victorian Players’ production of the play “Finale.”
For reservations, call 330-746-5455.
Male revue returns to Tiffany’s hall
The “Night of Seduction” male revue will return to Tiffany’s Banquet Center on Feb. 8. The event also will feature representation from several businesses owned by local women: Spice Goodies (Brookfield), PoleAddix (Warren), Ian’s Yummies (Hermitage, Pa.) and Different Dimension (Niles).
Doors open at 7:30 p.m., and the show begins at 9. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. This event is for ladies 21 and over. Go to nightofseduction.com, or call 724-734-9233.