Hal Linden, TV’s “Barney Miller”, Brings Broadway Hits and Big Band Sound to the Island University

January 29, 2014

Hal Linden

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas— Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi’s ninth season of The Gloria and Robert R. Furgason Bravo! Series presents “An Evening with Hal Linden”, Tony and Emmy Award Winning Broadway and Film Star and TV’s “Barney Miller” on Friday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center.

Linden is best known for his portrayal of the police precinct captain in the hit television series, Barney Miller, for which he earned multiple Golden Globe and Emmy nominations. In 1971, he won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a musical for his role in The Rothschilds.

Backed by a 7-piece band, Linden, a former big band singer and instrumentalist with the Sammy Kaye Orchestra, will provide decades worth of knowledge and talent and an entire concert filled with an assortment of poise, entertainment and timeless big band, Broadway, and jazz standards.

Tickets are available for purchase online at tamucc.tix.com or by calling (361) 825-ARTS or stopping by the Performing Arts Center box office Monday-Friday between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. General reserved-seat tickets range from $26-$36; student tickets are $7 with a valid SandDollar ID.