Beginning of the Big Time Coupons and Deals
Bailiwick Chicago riles up the Windy City with this sharp-witted musical comedy that reimagines and reinvents the life of President Andrew Jackson and sets it to an infectious emo rock score. A mash-up of historical fact and anarchic theatricality, Broadway's "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson" tells the story of the pioneer of humble stock -- otherwise known as "Old Hickory" -- who invented the Democratic Party, moved the Indians west, rose to the highest office in the land and in this telling, plays a smokin' guitar and sings a great arena rock ballad. The show also tracks his humble beginnings on the Tennessee frontier to a scandalous romance to his days as a populist Commander-in-Chief where he wrestles political power away from the elite. Perfect for an election year, the play's book, by Alex Timbers, was nominated for a Tony.
It's easy to come up with the perfect evening for two—just imagine your perfect evening alone and then double it. Pair up with today's GrouponLive deal to the Beginning of the Big Time event, presented by the National Pastime Theater at the Preston Bradley Center on Tuesday, February 14, at 7 p.m. For $30, you get two general-admission tickets (up to a $60 value). Dedicated to creating socially engaging works of drama, the National Pastime Theater cuts loose and celebrates its move to the Preston Bradley Center in the Uptown Entertainment District with a Prohibition-era ball. Dressed in optional period ...