Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks:

v Federal Frenzy, 2 to 11 p.m.: A free music and art festival on and around West Federal Street in downtown Youngstown, featuring indie-pop band Smallpools and dozens more

v Scott White and Tim Folger, 8 p.m.: Stand-up comedy show ($20) at Cafe 422, 4422 Youngstown Road, Warren; call 330-506-0114 or go to

v “Cinderella” opera, 7:30 p.m.: Jules Massenet’s 1899 opera presented by Youngstown State University at Ford Theater, lower level of Bliss Hall ($16, $8 for nonYSU students and senior citizens); 330-941-3105.

v “An Evening of O. Henry,” 7:30 p.m.: Enjoy 11 playlets adapted from the short stories of O. Henry ($13, $10 for senior citizens and students) at Hopewell Theatre, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-746-5455.

v Guys Without Ties, 8: If you’re in the mood for some horn-drenched rock and soul tonight, head to Up a Creek Tavern, 4793 E. Market St., Howland; 330-856-5135.

“Ransom” (8 p.m., CBS): Eric and Oliver plunge into a world of espionage when a CIA spy disguised as an American diamond broker traveling with her family is kidnapped in Vienna.

“Christiane Amanpour: SEX & LOVE AROUND THE WORLD” (10 P.M., CNN): The final episode of this six-part series in which the CNN newswoman looks at the shifting landscapes of intimacy, love and pleasure in an increasingly complex world.

For complete listings, see TV Week magazine, included with today’s paper.


“Community Connection” (Sunday at 6:30 a.m. on 21 WFMJ-TV, and 11 a.m. on WBCB-TV): Juanita Thompson, winner of the Youngstown Business Incubator WE Grant, will join host Madonna Chism Pinkard to discuss a symposium for women leaders in the Valley.

Next, Mark Mellott and Steve Burbrink will encourage men to take a stand against prostate cancer by presenting “Stand UP for Man UP,” a comedy show to create community awareness.

Finally, Linda Poindexter and Priscilla Baldwin of the New Bethel Baptist Church Hospitality Committee will discuss the annual Hat Extravaganza.

“A Conversation with Dee” (Sunday at 7:30 a.m. on WYTV-TV): Host Dee Crawford will talk about the bipartisan Youngstown Community Mobilization Coalition and an educational forum it is co-sponsoring to address voting issues and the upcoming election.


George Clinton coming to Packard


George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic will come to Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning Ave., on July 21 for an 8 p.m. concert.

The concert is dubbed Party on the P-Funk Patio, and will include happy hour specials, food trucks and more. Tickets are $29.50, $39.50 and $59.50 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at, by phone at 800-745-3000 and at the Packard box office.

The act last played the Valley in 2016, at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown.

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