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On your radar: Howie Mandel, a food truck fiesta, the circus — three totally true options

Howie Mandel: Best known these days as a judge on America's Got Talent and as host of Deal or No Deal, the actor and comedian brings his stand-up comedy to town at 7:30 p.m. at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $69–$85. (727) 791-7400.

Million Dollar Quartet: This musical is inspired by the famed recording session that brought together Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time. Part of the Straz's Broadway Series, it runs through Sunday. It's 7:30 p.m. at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets start at $38.50. (813) 229-7827.

Mayor's Food Truck Fiesta: This gathering of the mobile kitchens features numerous food trucks, from Jimmy Meatball to Wicked 'Wiches, The Killer Samich Truck and more starting at 11 a.m. at Joe Chillura Courthouse Square, Kennedy Blvd. and Morgan St., Tampa.

Delius Festival: The Palladium Theater hosts a screening of Song of Summer, Ken Russell's movie on celebrated composer Frederick Delius. Beer and wine available. It's 7:30 p.m. at 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Free.

Kids and family

Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus: It's opening night, and Times columnist Ernest Hooper will be the guest ringmaster. He'll also recognize some guests in the audience from Metropolitan Ministries. The circus runs through Sunday. Tonight's show is 7:30 p.m. at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $16–$85. (813) 301-2500.

To watch

I Get That a Lot, 8 p.m., CBS: Another installment of semilebrities like Apolo Ohno, Jerry Springer and Dr. Drew Pinsky pretending they aren't themselves when people recognize them. They should be so lucky.

Season premiere, Dog the Bounty Hunter, 10 p.m., A&E: Dog's daughter Lyssa gets in trouble with the law after drinking.

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On your radar: Howie Mandel, a food truck fiesta, the circus — three totally true options 01/03/12 [Last modified: Wednesday, January 4, 2012 7:56am]

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