The Daily Eastern News

Sinbad jokes about Charleston, college life

Sinbad jokes about Charleston, college life

Samantha Middendorf, Entertainment Editor

September 22, 2014

Despite technical difficulties from the beginning and a late starting time, Sinbad brought plenty of entertainment to Eastern’s Family Weekend. Chase Anthony, a college dropout turned comedian from Atlanta, set the mood of the evening by opening up for Sinbad. Anthony experienced many microphone-related...

UB sought comedy instead of music for Family Weekend

Megan Ivey, Verge Editor

September 18, 2014

Escalating entertainment prices and conflicting schedules lead to University Board’s decision to have a comedy act come for Family Weekend. Sinbad, a well-known stand-up comedian who broke out in the 90s, will be preforming at 8 p.m. Saturday in the Lantz Arena. Tickets priced at $21 can be purchased...

Students react to Family Weekend entertainment

Samantha Middendorf, Entertainment Editor

September 4, 2014

Comedian and actor Sinbad will perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 20 in Lantz Arena for Eastern’s 2014 Family Weekend. With Sinbad’s performance quickly approaching, students have made great effort in voicing their opinions of the University Board’s choice of entertainment. Selena Wilson, a sophomore...

Comedian to perform during 2014 Family Weekend

Samantha Middendorf, Entertainment Editor

September 1, 2014

Comedian Sinbad will be the main act at 8 p.m. Sept. 20 in the Lantz Arena for Eastern’s 2014 Family Weekend. Darius Francis, University Board chair said UB chose Sinbad as the entertainer with the hopes of drawing in a larger crowd of all ages. “People’s families as well as students know...

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