Half-Price Entertainment

Backdoor Comedy Club: Dallas' Longest-Running Stand-Up Club

at Backdoor Comedy Club, Dallas
OFFER DATES:
Sat, January 19
Fri, January 25
Fri, February 01
+ 16 more dates
Sat, January 19
Fri, January 25
Fri, February 01
Sat, February 02
Fri, February 08
Sat, February 09
Fri, February 15
Sat, February 16
Fri, February 22
Sat, February 23
Fri, March 01
Sat, March 02
Fri, March 08
Sat, March 09
Fri, March 15
Sat, March 16
Fri, March 22
Sat, March 23
Fri, March 29
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FULL PRICE: $14
OFFER PRICE: $7

The award winning Backdoor Comedy Club is the city's longest running stand-up comedy showcase and, after 20 years, still reigns as the hot spot for Dallas comedy. Named "Best Comedy Club" by "D" Magaz... [more+]

The award winning Backdoor Comedy Club is the city's longest running stand-up comedy showcase and, after 20 years, still reigns as the hot spot for Dallas comedy. Named "Best Comedy Club" by "D" Magazine and "hottest stand-up comedy showcase in the Southwest" by the "Dallas Observer", Backdoor Comedy Club is the place to go for laughs. Shows feature eight or more comedians per night, including national touring comics from Comedy Central, Showtime and NBC's "Last Comic Standing", as well as the best of the local pros. The coziness of the Backdoor takes you back to the roots of stand-up and gives you the intimate vibe of the original comedy rooms in NYC and LA. [less-]

"Everybody"

at Stage West Theatre, Fort Worth
OFFER DATES:
Sat, January 19
Thu, January 24
Sat, January 26
FULL PRICE: $31 - $35
OFFER PRICE: $15.50 - $17.50

In this modern, comedic, and heartfelt riff on the iconic medieval morality play, fate decides the roles by lottery each night, so -- as is true in life -- everybody could be anybody. And in the end, ... [more+]

In this modern, comedic, and heartfelt riff on the iconic medieval morality play, fate decides the roles by lottery each night, so -- as is true in life -- everybody could be anybody. And in the end, when it’s your time to go, what will you leave behind and what will you take with you? [less-]

Delightful Marital Comedy "Any Wednesday"

at Rover Dramawerks, Plano
OFFER DATES:
Sat, January 19
Sat, January 19
Thu, January 24
+ 3 more dates
Sat, January 19
Sat, January 19
Thu, January 24
Fri, January 25
Sat, January 26
Sat, January 26
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FULL PRICE: $18 - $24
OFFER PRICE: $9 - $12

John, a company president, is using the executive suite to house his mistress, Ellen, whom he sees once a week. Cass recently sold his factory to the middle-aged romancer and is mistakenly directed to... [more+]

John, a company president, is using the executive suite to house his mistress, Ellen, whom he sees once a week. Cass recently sold his factory to the middle-aged romancer and is mistakenly directed to the suite by a new secretary … as is John’s wife Dorothy, who assumes Ellen and Cass are a nice young married couple. All the confusion creates a delightful comedy, in which tax advantages don’t always translate to love. See "Any Wednesday" when it hits the stage of Rover Dramawerks in Plano. [less-]

Balcones Whisky Four-Course Dinner

at Texas Live!, Arlington
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 24
FULL PRICE: $99.81
OFFER PRICE: $55.75

Enjoy a Balcones sponsored dinner that includes a four-course meal prepared by chef Junior Borges, four Balcones cocktails, live music, a Balcones infused cigar and sponsor swag. Chow down at Texas Li... [more+]

Enjoy a Balcones sponsored dinner that includes a four-course meal prepared by chef Junior Borges, four Balcones cocktails, live music, a Balcones infused cigar and sponsor swag. Chow down at Texas Live! in Arlington. [less-]

"Magic Male XXL": Steamy Revue

at Mix, Wichita Falls
OFFER DATES:
Fri, January 25
FULL PRICE: $25 - $50
OFFER PRICE: $12.50 - $25

"Magic Male XXL" is the first live stage production to bring the phenomenon of "Magic Mike, Fifty Shades of Grey" and others to life with a high-energy and breathtaking experience unlike any other. Th... [more+]

"Magic Male XXL" is the first live stage production to bring the phenomenon of "Magic Mike, Fifty Shades of Grey" and others to life with a high-energy and breathtaking experience unlike any other. These attractive and physically fit gentlemen show off their sexy dance moves, wow the audience with their choreographed routines, stage presence and steamy showmanship. The show combines a wonderful blend of music, an exquisite light show and animated theatrics for a fast-paced performance that meets every lady's desire. Don't miss "Magic Male XXL" at the Hillbilly Holler in Tuskahoma. [less-]

The Kerrville Renaissance Festival Is Fit for a King

at River Star Arts and Events Park at the Hill Country Youth Event Center, Kerrville
OFFER DATES:
Fri, January 25
Sat, January 26
Sun, January 27
+ 2 more dates
Fri, January 25
Sat, January 26
Sun, January 27
Sat, February 02
Sun, February 03
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FULL PRICE: $14.95
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $10.95

Step back into a time and place far away with the Kerrville Renaissance Festival. Occurring over a single weekend, the fest will see a village's worth of entertainers, musical acts, food vendors and a... [more+]

Step back into a time and place far away with the Kerrville Renaissance Festival. Occurring over a single weekend, the fest will see a village's worth of entertainers, musical acts, food vendors and artisans shape an experience that immerses modern-day visitors into a time where kings and queens ruled, parried and made merry. Located in a picturesque setting in Texas hill country -- the River Star Arts and Events Park at the Hill Country Youth Event Center -- the family-friendly festival will feature an array of entertainment, with a show from the locally renowned Last Chance Forever: The Bird of Prey Conservancy as well as native Texan musicians Coal Black Rose and more entertainment on seven stages. The merchant village will be full of eclectic and unique crafts from over 40 artisans including potters, jewelers, painters, leather workers and more. Of course, the food will be a feast fit for a king, featuring the ubiquitous turkey legs and other meats on a stick, toasty cinnamon-roasted nuts, deep fried ravioli, panini sandwiches, fresh ice cream and of course, plenty of beer. [less-]

Winter Whiskey Tasting Festival

at Bottled Blonde, Dallas
OFFER DATES:
Sat, January 26
FULL PRICE: $35 - $45
OFFER PRICE: $17.50 - $22.50

When winter arrives, nothing's better than settling into a cozy bar and warming up with a whiskey. Whether you favor classic cocktails like a Hot Toddy, an Old Fashioned or a Manhattan, or prefer to d... [more+]

When winter arrives, nothing's better than settling into a cozy bar and warming up with a whiskey. Whether you favor classic cocktails like a Hot Toddy, an Old Fashioned or a Manhattan, or prefer to drink your whiskey on the rocks, the Dallas Whiskey Festival will help you find your new favorite. During the two-hour tasting (two-and-a half hours for VIP ticket holders), you'll enjoy trying new whiskeys in an intimate setting with representatives showcasing a few of their top-shelf offerings -- and with 15 tasting tickets, you'll get to indulge in a wide variety. The Bottled Blonde will be offering food and drink specials, so get ready to engage your senses, connect with others and enjoy a memorable afternoon at this seasonal fest. [less-]

Texas' Finest Drag Superstars in "MyOhMy The Show"

at Lizard Lounge, Dallas
OFFER DATES:
Sat, January 26
FULL PRICE: n/a
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

RuPaul said it best: "You better work!" The award-winning superstar brought national attention to the exciting world of drag with her reality TV series, "RuPaul's Drag Race". Now "MyOhMy The Show" col... [more+]

RuPaul said it best: "You better work!" The award-winning superstar brought national attention to the exciting world of drag with her reality TV series, "RuPaul's Drag Race". Now "MyOhMy The Show" collects the best talent in Texas to create the ultimate lineup for one crazy night of fabulous fun at Lizard Lounge in Dallas. No two performances are ever the same, but you can always expect plenty of sass and class from these divas, who bring big stars like Mariah Carey, Donna Summer, Beyonce, Tina Turner and Whitney Houston to fabulous life. [less-]

One Man's Amusing Childhood Memoir

at Eisemann Center for Performing Arts, Richardson
OFFER DATES:
Sat, January 26
FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $12.50

A moving and humorous look at growing up, David Harrell’s "The Boy Who Would Be Captain Hook" brings to life the story of his childhood. Born without his right hand and fitted with a prosthetic hook... [more+]

A moving and humorous look at growing up, David Harrell’s "The Boy Who Would Be Captain Hook" brings to life the story of his childhood. Born without his right hand and fitted with a prosthetic hook before he starts school, he’s kept on the sidelines of recess until the game becomes Peter Pan. He fits perfectly into the game as Captain Hook but soon grows tired of playing the part and decides he wants to be a hero. What happens when you decide not to be defined by your circumstances and change the game? With appearances from hilarious and colorful characters from his childhood, David serves as storyteller and performer, teaching the importance of accepting and including others that may not look exactly the way that we do. Enjoy "The Boy Who Would Be Captain Hook" at the Eisemann Center for Performing Arts in Richardson. [less-]

"The Butler Did It": Mystery Spoof

at Allen's Community Theatre, Allen
OFFER DATES:
Sun, January 27
Thu, January 31
Sun, February 03
+ 2 more dates
Sun, January 27
Thu, January 31
Sun, February 03
Thu, February 07
Sun, February 10
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FULL PRICE: $22
OFFER PRICE: $11

This comedy parodies every English mystery play ever written, but with a decidedly American flair. Miss Maple, a dowager with a reputation for "clever" weekend parties, invites a group of detective wr... [more+]

This comedy parodies every English mystery play ever written, but with a decidedly American flair. Miss Maple, a dowager with a reputation for "clever" weekend parties, invites a group of detective writers to eerie Ravenswood Manor on Turkey Island, where they're going to impersonate their fictional characters. The hostess has arranged all sorts of amusing incidents. Then a real murder takes place, and Miss Maple is outraged. She offers an immense reward to the "detective" who can bring the killer to justice. See "The Butler Did It" at Allen's Community Theatre. [less-]

Lockhart Smokehouse Smoke Camp

at Texas Live!, Arlington
OFFER DATES:
Tue, January 29
FULL PRICE: $129.68
OFFER PRICE: $65

Lockhart Smokehouse Smoke Camp includes your first drink, about an hour of instruction time with an award-winning pitmaster, curriculum, Q&A time, a dinner buffet, a Lockhart Smokehouse T-shirt and an... [more+]

Lockhart Smokehouse Smoke Camp includes your first drink, about an hour of instruction time with an award-winning pitmaster, curriculum, Q&A time, a dinner buffet, a Lockhart Smokehouse T-shirt and an all around good time! Don't miss it at Texas Live! in Arlington. [less-]

High-Energy Folk, Jazz & Blues

at Eisemann Center for Performing Arts, Richardson
OFFER DATES:
Fri, February 01
FULL PRICE: $45
OFFER PRICE: $22.50

Hot and sweet, the Bumper Jacksons paint America's story from the seductive sounds of New Orleans to the hollers of the Appalachian Mountains. Folding together early styles of jazz, blues and country ... [more+]

Hot and sweet, the Bumper Jacksons paint America's story from the seductive sounds of New Orleans to the hollers of the Appalachian Mountains. Folding together early styles of jazz, blues and country swing, the Bumper Jacksons strike a bold yet elegant balance between paying homage to the traditions and fashioning their own unique sound. Bursting at the seams with rich threads of Americana, their playfully creative originals and reimagined roots music have earned them "Artist of the Year" and "Best Folk Band" at the Washington Area Music Awards. The Bumper Jacksons' hard-driving energy brings you into the center of a party where everyone's invited and the dance floor never sleeps. Catch this concert at the Eisemann Center for Performing Arts. [less-]

"The Vagina Monologues" Gives Comic Voice to the Female Experience

at Art Centre Theatre, Plano
OFFER DATES:
Fri, February 01
Sat, February 02
Fri, February 08
+ 3 more dates
Fri, February 01
Sat, February 02
Fri, February 08
Sat, February 09
Fri, February 15
Sat, February 16
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FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

Based on interviews conducted with women from all over the world, Eve Ensler's award-winning play "The Vagina Monologues" is a hilarious and deeply poignant collection of stories that gives voice to a... [more+]

Based on interviews conducted with women from all over the world, Eve Ensler's award-winning play "The Vagina Monologues" is a hilarious and deeply poignant collection of stories that gives voice to a chorus of common experiences and feelings once considered taboo. A thoughtful look at the female experience, with an unblinking look at topics such as sex, love, rape, birth, and the vagina as an expression of female individuality, the popular show manages to be entertaining without being trite, political without being offensive. [less-]

"The Book of Moron": A One-Man Show

at Eisemann Center for Performing Arts, Richardson
OFFER DATES:
Sat, February 09
Sat, February 09
Sun, February 10
FULL PRICE: $60
OFFER PRICE: $30

In "The Book of Moron", the latest solo show from actor-comedian Robert Dubac ("The Male Intellect: An Oxymoron?"), we meet a man who can't remember who he is or what he believes in because he's been ... [more+]

In "The Book of Moron", the latest solo show from actor-comedian Robert Dubac ("The Male Intellect: An Oxymoron?"), we meet a man who can't remember who he is or what he believes in because he's been bombarded by so much propaganda and hype. While he's racking his brain for answers, his inner voices take turns trying to talk sense into him. Go on a head trip in Robert Dubac's one-man show as he portrays his voice of reason, his common sense, his inner idiot, his inner child and his inner a$$hole -- all of which try to wake him up from the coma of modern-day life. Don't miss "The Book of Moron" at the Eisemann Center for Performing Arts in Richardson. [less-]

"Falsettos": The Broadway Revival

at Winspear Opera House, Dallas
OFFER DATES:
Tue, February 12
Wed, February 13
Thu, February 14
+ 1 more dates
Tue, February 12
Wed, February 13
Thu, February 14
Sun, February 17
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FULL PRICE: $65
OFFER PRICE: $20

Fresh off its Tony-nominated Broadway revival, "Falsettos" arrives at Winspear Opera House in Dallas as "an exceptional production of a perfect musical" ("The New York Times"). The story revolves arou... [more+]

Fresh off its Tony-nominated Broadway revival, "Falsettos" arrives at Winspear Opera House in Dallas as "an exceptional production of a perfect musical" ("The New York Times"). The story revolves around a charming, intelligent, neurotic gay man named Marvin, his wife, his lover, his about-to-be-Bar-Mitzvahed son, their psychiatrist, and the lesbians next door. At times both hilarious and achingly poignant, "Falsettos" shines an ahead-of-its-time spotlight on the infinite possibilities that make up a modern family ... and a beautiful reminder that love can tell a million stories. A hit when it premiered on Broadway in 1992, this always-timely show won Tony Awards for its book by James Lapine and William Finn ("The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee") and its score, also by Finn. [less-]

Kinky Adult Fun in "Fifty Shades of Foreplay"

at East Park Community Center, Nashville
OFFER DATES:
Thu, February 14
FULL PRICE: $30 - $40
OFFER PRICE: $15 - $20

You've heard of Christian Grey -- now meet Christian Black, an expert in the ways of love who'll guide you through 50 ways to please your lover. Experience music, poetry and seduction in this interact... [more+]

You've heard of Christian Grey -- now meet Christian Black, an expert in the ways of love who'll guide you through 50 ways to please your lover. Experience music, poetry and seduction in this interactive night of erotic education at the East Park Community Center in Nashville. Be sure to bring an open mind for this intimate evening featuring kinky demonstrations, seductive dance and a few sexy surprises. Foreplay doesn't start in the bedroom -- it starts with Christian Black! [less-]

LOCASH ("I Know Somebody")

at Texas Live!, Arlington
OFFER DATES:
Fri, February 15
FULL PRICE: $19.36 - $30.49
OFFER PRICE: $9.68 - $15.24

The singer-songwriter duo formerly known as LoCash Cowboys make their only DFW appearance in concert on the Live! Arena stage at Arlington Backyard's Texas Live. Preston Brust and Chris Lucas weren't ... [more+]

The singer-songwriter duo formerly known as LoCash Cowboys make their only DFW appearance in concert on the Live! Arena stage at Arlington Backyard's Texas Live. Preston Brust and Chris Lucas weren't born and raised in the South, but the duo has earned their country cred with huge hit singles like "I Know Somebody" and "I Love This Life." LOCASH has also written top tunes for the likes of Keith Urban and Tim McGraw. [less-]

Violinist Chee-Yun Plays "The Four Seasons"

at Moody Performance Hall, Dallas
OFFER DATES:
Tue, February 19
FULL PRICE: $54
OFFER PRICE: $27

Hanson's hauntingly beautiful "Fantasy Variations on a Theme of Youth" opens this evening from Dallas Chamber Symphony with lush harmonies for piano and strings. Platinum artist and award-winning viol... [more+]

Hanson's hauntingly beautiful "Fantasy Variations on a Theme of Youth" opens this evening from Dallas Chamber Symphony with lush harmonies for piano and strings. Platinum artist and award-winning violinist Chee-Yun brings the evocative sounds of the tango to life as she and the DCS perform Piazzolla's ever-entertaining "The Four Seasons". The evening ends with Martin's most important early work, his "Petite symphonie concertante", which offers a quirky, modern take on baroque style, featuring double string orchestra, harp, piano and harpsichord. Don't miss this concert at Moody Performance Hall [less-]

"The Screwtape Letters": C.S. Lewis' Devilish Satire

at Eisemann Center for Performing Arts, Richardson
OFFER DATES:
Sat, February 23
Sat, February 23
FULL PRICE: n/a
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

"The Screwtape Letters" is a provocative and "wickedly witty" ("Wall Street Journal") theatrical adaptation of C.S. Lewis' novel about spiritual warfare ... from a demon's point of view. Set in a rema... [more+]

"The Screwtape Letters" is a provocative and "wickedly witty" ("Wall Street Journal") theatrical adaptation of C.S. Lewis' novel about spiritual warfare ... from a demon's point of view. Set in a remarkably stylish office in the depths of hell, the show centers on a senior demon named Screwtape -- played by acclaimed actor Brent Harris -- who also happens to be Satan's top psychiatrist and who sets up a meticulous scheme to capture the soul of an unsuspecting human on earth. “The Devil has rarely been given his due more perceptively,” said "The New York Times". See this acclaimed production at the Eisemann Center for Performing Arts in Richardson. [less-]

"Get Happy: Angela Ingersoll Sings Judy Garland"

at Eisemann Center - Bank of America Theatre, Richardson
OFFER DATES:
Fri, March 08
FULL PRICE: $65
OFFER PRICE: $26 - $32.50

The truly iconic Judy Garland took us over the rainbow and into her soul every time she set foot on stage or appeared on screen. Now, award-winning actress and singer Angela Ingersoll captures the emo... [more+]

The truly iconic Judy Garland took us over the rainbow and into her soul every time she set foot on stage or appeared on screen. Now, award-winning actress and singer Angela Ingersoll captures the emotional power of Garland live in concert. With her great big voice and witty humor, Ingersoll soars in this loving homage, performing such iconic songs as "Over the Rainbow," "Get Happy" and "The Man That Got Away" at the Eisemann Center's Bank of America Theatre in Richardson. [less-]