Entertainment briefs: 'Weekend Today," Bodiography
Published: Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, 9:01 p.m.
NBC's “Weekend Today Show” is joining the Saturday and Sunday morning news line-up on WPXI-TV, Pittsburgh, beginning Dec. 1
Channel 11's weekend local morning news will begin a half hour earlier (5 a.m.) both days, airing 5-7 a.m. and 9-10:30 a.m. Saturdays; and 5-8 a.m. and 9-10 a.m. Sundays.
“Today” will be seen at 7-9 a.m. Saturdays and 8-9 a.m. Sundays.
“The ratings have shown us that there is a high demand for local news and quality programming on weekend mornings. And if that's what the viewers want, that's what we'll give them,” says Ray Carter, WPXI vice president and general manager.
'Multiplicity' show ready to go
Bodiography Contemporary Ballet's annual “Multiplicity” show plays at the Byham Theater for the first time this week, presenting new works in ballet, modern and jazz idioms.
Artistic director Maria Caruso's 11th annual collage will include pieces by former dancers Kaitlin Dann and Lauren Suflita Skrabalak, six current dancers and Caruso herself.
The show also features dance inspired sculpture and photographic work by Eric Rose.
The performance starts at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Byham Theater, Downtown. Admission: $30.
Details: 412-456-6666 or www.trustarts.org.
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