Recommended acts, what’s new this year, and a look behind the scenes at Boston’s big music festival 9:10 a.m.
The singer is opening an exhibition at Mass MoCA that features a large earthen mound, into which she has buried about 200 mementos from her life and career. 3:00 a.m.
This week’s picks from Globe critics. 8:33 p.m.
Serious, subdued, and driven by artworks made by hand, this year’s installment simmers more than it boils over. 8:18 p.m.
Daniel Okrent’s “The Guarded Gate’’ examines how bigotry and eugenics came together in the Immigration Act of 1924. 7:54 p.m.
One extraordinary song followed another, with the orchestra settling comfortably into a supporting role for the singer. 7:43 p.m.
The crowd was right there with her from the moment she went onstage, singing along, giving her extended ovations, and showering her with affection. 7:29 p.m.
Now getting a production at Shakespeare & Company, his play is based on his grandmother’s decline into dementia. 7:15 p.m.
Tayari Jones’s fourth novel is the award-winning and best-selling “An American Marriage.” 7:03 p.m.
“America Transformed” looks at the years 1800-1862. 6:54 p.m.
Capsule reviews of “Temp,’’ “Raw Deal,’’ “Lab Rats,’’ and “The Forgotten Americans.’’ 6:35 p.m.
Two studious high school seniors decide it’s time to be social in this exuberant comedy. 6:27 p.m.
Julie Orringer’s new historical fiction involves a closeted journalist and his risky rescue of Nazi dissidents. 6:26 p.m.
The racism on display at the MFA for the Leadership Academy students is not an isolated event. It’s an ongoing exhibit. 6:17 p.m.
Wednesday’s restaging of an episode of “All in the Family” and an episode of “The Jeffersons” was a ratings success for ABC. I’m hoping the network won’t get greedy about this. 6:12 p.m.
Boston cartoonist Nick Thorkelson’s new book is “<b>Herbert </b>Marcuse: Philosopher of Utopia, A Graphic Biography” 6:02 p.m.