Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks:

v Zoppe Family Circus, 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.: Last chance to catch this traditional circus ($13, $6 for children 18 and underf) under the big top at the Canfield Fairgrounds

v “Funny Girl,” 2:30 p.m.: Final performance of this critically praised production ($15, $12 for senior citizens and children) at the Youngstown Playhouse.

v “The Addams Family,” 3 p.m.: Monstrously fun musical ($17, $15 for children) at Trumbull New Theatre, 5883 Youngstown Warren Road, Niles; 330-652-1103.

v Black Wolf and the Thief, 8 p.m.: Wind down the weekend with this interesting band at West Side Bow, 2617 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown.

v Illuminare choral ensemble, 7:30 p.m.: Sacred music and chants performed by this excellent chorus at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 4453 Warren Sharon Road, Vienna.

“American Idol” (8 p.m., ABC): It’s the three-hour season finale.

“Game of Thrones” (9 p.m., HBO): The final episode for this landmark epic series.


Singer-songwriters to play at Kelly’s


Another songwriters showcase will take place Thursday evening at Kelly’s Bar, 1597 Mahoning Ave. Five artists will each perform their original songs for 30 minutes apiece.

Here is the schedule: Corey Azok, 7 p.m.; Eric Broviak, 7:30 p.m.; On the Rocks, 8 p.m.; Nick Mock, 8:30 p.m.; The Project, 9 p.m.

David Crosby to play Kent Stage


David Crosby, the two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and co-founder of the Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash, will come to the Kent Stage on Aug. 20.

Tickets are $125, $90 and $80 for the 8 p.m. show. For tickets, go to or call 877-987-6487.

Street fair this week in East Palestine


The East Palestine Street Fair will take place this week in the downtown area. Hours are 5 to 10 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 5 to 11 p.m. Friday; and 1 to 11 p.m. Saturday.

The festival includes rides, games, food and live music every night.

Unlimited ride nights will be Wednesday and Thursday for $12; Friday and Saturday for $15.

Broken Smile Farm will have pony rides and a petting zoo, and there willl be a $5,000 raffle and nightly drawings for smaller amounts and other prizes.

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