Today’s entertainment picks:


Today’s entertainment picks:

v Greek Festival, noon to 10 p.m.: Transport yourself to a sunny Mediterranean island, without leaving Soup City. It’s at Archangel Michael Greek Orthodox Church, 401 Twelfth St., Campbell; 330-755-9072.

v Youngstown Phantoms, 7:05 p.m.: The local hockey team plays host to Waterloo (tickets start at $11) at Covelli Centre; ticketmaster.com.

v “Mr. Wheeler’s,” 7:30 p.m.: The sound and spirit of Youngstown can be felt in this play ($16, $8 for seniors and students), which is getting its premiere at Youngstown State University’s Spotlight Theater, lower level of Bliss Hall, on Wick Avenue; 330-941-3105.

v “Caroline, or Change,” 7:30 p.m.: This sung-through civil- rights-era musical ($15, $12 for seniors and students), getting its local premiere, has a story line that remains very topical. It’s at the Youngstown Playhouse; 330-788-8739.

v “Dating Sucks, the Musical,” 8 p.m.: A raunchy, hilarious and true take on the foibles of modern dating $15, $10 for students and seniors), told as a series of vignettes, by Rust Belt Theater Company. It’s at Calvin Center, 755 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown; 330-507-2358.

Winter Olympics (8 p.m., NBC): Coverage continues from South Korea.

Premier Boxing Champions (8 p.m., Fox): “Vicious” Victor Ortiz and Devon Alexander “The Great” – great boxers with even greater nicknames – will tangle in the headline bout. The former welterweight champs will go 12 rounds to conclude a card that will also feature Caleb “Sweethands” Plant vs. Rogelio “Porky” Medina.

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 Warren Rotary will host the fourth annual Slice of the Valley pizza challenge. Rotarians Rob Berk and Dominic Marrari will join host Madonna Chism Pinkard to discuss the event and the celebrity judges who will chose the best pizza in the valley.

To conclude Black History Month, Highway to Heaven Ministries will present the play “Hidden Temptations.” Pastor Jeff Gordon and Lannette Gordon, along with members of the cast, will discuss the play and its meaning.

“Community Connection” (Sunday at 7:30 a.m. on WYTV-TV): The 2018 Athena Awards are coming up, and host Dee Crawford will talk with organizers about the ceremony that recognizes professional women in the Valley.

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

YSU jazz ensembles in free concert

YOUNGSTOWN

The Dana School of Music will present a free concert by the YSU Jazz Ensembles, directed by Kent Engelhardt and Dave Kana, at 7:30 p.m. Monday in Kilcawley Center’s Chestnut Room.

Engelhardt’s ensemble will perform music Gerry Mulligan, Dizzy Gillespie and Buddy Rich; Kana’s will perform works by Mercer Ellington, Bill Holman and Horace Silver.

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