For Release through Aug. 28
DALLAS— Singer, actor, performer and native Texan Larry Gatlin performs for the fall spotlight event for the Brookhaven College School of the Arts.
Gatlin made a name for himself as a country artist, topping the country charts with “Broken Lady” in 1976. Gatlin went on to win the Academy of Country Music’s coveted Top Male Vocalist of the Year award in 1979. He later joined up with his brothers to form the country-infused Gatlin Brothers Band, who released hits like “She Used to be Somebody’s Baby,” “Talkin’ to the Moon” and “Denver.”
Since his band’s “Adios Tour” in 1992, Gatlin has taken his career to new heights. In 1993, he tried out acting, replacing Keith Carradine on the Broadway cast of “Will Rogers Follies.” He added author to his resume in 1998, when he released his autobiography All the Gold in California.
Don’t miss the chance to see a country legend on stage. Watch Gatlin live at 8 p.m. Aug. 29 in the Performance Hall at Brookhaven College.
Tickets for spotlight events are available three weeks prior to the performance. Prices for floor seating are $30 for adults and $25 for seniors and DCCCD staff/students. Balcony seating is $25 for adults and $20 for seniors and DCCCD staff/students. Group rates are available. For more information or to reserve tickets, call the Box Office at 972-860-4118 between 1 and 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday or 1 and 3:30 p.m. Friday.
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