Live arts come to Huntington big screen

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In this photo provided by the ABC Television Network, Katie Couric, co-hosts with George Stephanopoulos on Good Morning America." (April 2, 2012) Photo Credit: AP

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'THIS AMERICAN LIFE' LIVE. Ira Glass' quirky NPR radio series (and Showtime TV show) hits Huntington's Cinema Arts Centre with a live satellite broadcast May 17 at 7:30 p.m. It includes things you can't do on the radio, like Mike Birbiglia's new short film, dance, animation and more. Details at

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SHE'S MAKING NEWS. Katie Couric chats May 17 at 1 p.m. to kick off third-season tapings of "At the Paley Center," airing on WNET/13 this fall. Subsequent tapings feature Gayle King (May 22 at 6:30 p.m.), Maria Bartiromo (May 23 at 6:30 p.m.), Paula Zahn (June 20 at 1 p.m.) and Soledad O'Brien (July 19), all at Manhattan's Paley Center for Media. Tickets at

ERNIE & EDIE. Some of early TV's craziest comedy came from inspired broadcaster Ernie Kovacs and his singer-actress wife, Edie Adams. Highlights of their legendary work unreel continuously through May 20 at Astoria's Museum of the Moving Image, in the '60s-style TV Lounge artwork by Jim Isermann. Info at

NEED A MATCHMAKER? NBC's upcoming dating series "Ready for Love," produced by Eva Longoria, is looking for women to be considered for matchmaking help. Deadline is May 18. Visit

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