Highlights 8/8 to 8/14

Special guests Linda Eder and Ruben Studdard join Clay Aiken in his hometown of Raleigh, North Carolina, for Clay Aiken: Tried and True Sunday at 9:30 p.m.

Victor Borge: 100 Years of Music and Laughter Sunday at 8 p.m. features the legendary comedians funniest and most memorable skits including timeless classics like  “The Opera Singer” with Marylyn Mulvey.

Big Band Years Monday at 7 p.m. and Wednesday at 9 p.m. mixes vintage live, rare, and unreleased footage from the Big Band days.

Hallelujah Broadway Monday at 9 p.m. features some of the most uplifting songs from the world of musical theatre.

Through a Dog’s Eyes Tuesday at 7 p.m. follows the life-changing journey of people with disabilities getting service dogs to help them reclaiming their independence.

Seeing, Searching, Being Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. centers on the quest for meaning, spirituality and truth by existentialist William Segal, done in collaboration with Ken Burns.

Phyllis McGuire, Pat Boone and Nick Clooney host this nostalgic warm trip back to the 1950s featuring classic moments from Perry Como, Debbie Reynolds, The McGuire Sisters and more on Magic Moments: Best of 50s Pop
Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Wayne Dyer explains his philosophy on changing bad habits to become more effective on Dr. Wayne Dyer: Excuses Be Gone! at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Ed Sullivan’s Rock And Roll Classics: The 60s Friday at 9 p.m. presents classic song performances from 1963-1968 including the Beatles’ American television debut and the Doors’ infamous appearance.

What’s the plant that killed Lincoln’s mother? Find out on Central Texas Gardener at noon on Saturday. Meet NY Times best-selling author Amy Stewart for wicked plant revelations. On tour, see how a designer captures the spirit of an historic home.

A cappella phenomenon Straight No Chaser perform a mix of classic hits from the 1950’s and 1960s, the Motown era, as well as contemporary pop hits with the classic SNC twist at 5 p.m. Saturday.

16-year-old singer Nikki Yanofsky, who performed during the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, shares some of her favorite songs on  Nikki Yanofsky: Live In Montreal at 6:30 p.m. Saturday.

KLRU premiers a new British Comedy, After You’ve Gone at 9:40 p.m. Saturday. Jack-of-all-trades Jimmy Venables is probably the only man in Britain who gets divorced and ends up with his mother-in-law. After You’ve Gone stars Nicholas Lyndhurst (Only Fools and Horses, Goodnight Sweetheart) and Celia Imrie (Nanny McPhee, Mr Harvey Lights a Candle).