"Great Performances: Paul Taylor Dance Company in Paris" on PBS

The Paul Taylor Dance Company is featured on "Great Performances" on PBS. (Paul B. Goode / PBS / February 25, 2010)

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Fashion Star In this new episode the designers give two garments in the style of a selected decade a modern makeover. John Varvatos, Nicole Richie and Jessica Simpson mentor the contestants. 8 p.m. NBC

Kitchen Nightmares A Cajun restaurant in Mississippi that was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina and relocated to Nashville is chef Gordon Ramsay's latest project. 8 p.m. Fox

Happy Endings Jane (Eliza Coupe) tries to plan the perfect wedding for her older sister (Stephanie March) in the season finale. 8:30 p.m. ABC

Vegas Sheriff Lamb (Dennis Quaid) investigates the death of an attorney and uncovers new details about his wife's death in this new episode. 9 p.m. CBS

Great Performances The new episode "The Paul Taylor Dance Company in Paris" presents two of Taylor's enduring masterworks: "Brandenburgs," first performed in 1988 to music from Bach's Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 3 and 6, and his 2008 ballet "Beloved Renegade," set to Francis Poulenc's "Gloria" and inspired by the life and work of poet Walt Whitman. 9 p.m. KOCE

Blue Bloods Danny (Donnie Wahlberg) is upset when a woman he promised to help commits suicide in this new episode. 10 p.m. CBS

Maron Podcasting comedian Marc Maron gets a new series about a comedian podcaster. Dave Foley guest stars in the premiere. 10 p.m. IFC

Merlin A priestess (Maureen Carr) tells Merlin (Colin Morgan) that Morgana's (Katie McGrath) spell on Gwen (Angel Coulby) can be broken if she bathes in a pool called the Cauldron of Arianrhod. 10 p.m. Syfy


Kon-Tiki: The Incredible True Story This new special recounts adventurer Thor Heyerdahl's Pacific Ocean voyage in a primitive raft. 7 p.m. Nat Geo


High Society Grace Kelly and Bing Crosby as wealthy ex-spouses in this 1956 musical version of "The Philadelphia Story." Frank Sinatra and Louis Armstrong also star. 3 p.m. TCM

Life Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence star in this 1999 comedy as men wrongly sentenced to a Mississippi penitentiary. 7:10 p.m. Cinemax