Actor and comedian Sinbad will kick off Marshall University's Homecoming activities at 8 p.m. Friday at Big Sandy Superstore Arena in Huntington.
In addition to his standup act, Sinbad is known for his roles in "Necessary Roughness,""Jingle All the Way" and "Houseguest." He also starred on television on "A Different World" and his own series, "The Sinbad Show." He was most recently on season three of "The Celebrity Apprentice." Comedy Central ranked him as one of the top 100 standup comedians of all time.
Tickets are $25 and $35. Marshall University student tickets are $20. Tickets are available at the arena box office or by calling 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.