TV Picks: 'Great Performances: San Francisco Symphony at 100'
TV Picks for Friday, March 30, 2012, include "Great Performances: San Francisco Symphony at 100" on KCTS; "Who Do You Think You Are?" on NBC; and "Kitchen Nightmares" on Fox.
Tonight in Prime Time
'San Francisco Symphony at 100'
PBS' "Great Performances" offers up this look at the San Francisco Symphony's centennial celebration, with special guests Itzhak Perlman and Lang Lang, and featuring works by Copland, Mendelssohn and Britten. The show is hosted by writer and San Francisco native Amy Tan. 9 p.m. Friday on KCTS (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Friday
"MLB Baseball," 7:30 p.m. (ROOT): Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics, from the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo.
"Who Do You Think You Are?," 8 p.m. (NBC): Actress Rita Wilson travels to Greece and Bulgaria to learn more about her late father.
"Kitchen Nightmares," 8 p.m. (Fox): Chef Ramsay travels to Philadelphia to revamp Zocalo, a Mexican restaurant plagued with an unorganized staff and poor service.
"CSI: NY," 9 p.m. (CBS): The investigation of a lab tech's murder reveals strange similarities to a cold case from the 1950s; the team catches a glimpse of what goes on in the lab.
"Supernatural," 9 p.m. (CW): A hunter surprises the brothers with a request for help; Sam and Dean battle a Japanese creature that can be seen only by drunken people.
"In Plain Sight," 10 p.m. (USA): When Marshall's witness disappears, Mary and Marshall get help from a Native American detective to find him.
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