Musicians often cultivate a dynamic stage persona by filling their shows with multiple costume changes, elaborate choreography, and family-vacation slideshows. Feast your eyes and ears on a thrilling performance with this GrouponLive deal.
- $15 for one ticket to a concert or play in the Phoenix Nite Flight Series or First Stories Festival 2014 (up to $30 value)
- When: select dates, Wednesday, May 7–Saturday, May 24
- Where: The Wild Project
- Section: general admission
- Ticket values include all fees.
The following shows are for ages 16 and up due to mature content: Stealing Season, The Little Fellow, or The Prostitute Play, and The Petting Zoo.
Phoenix Nite Flight Series
- Michael Lydon (Friday, May 9, at 10 p.m.): One of the founding editors of Rolling Stone shares original songs and reads from his rock writings during this unique event.
- Hearsay and Hyperbole (Saturday, May 10, at 10 p.m.): Alexis Powell’s warm, powerful voice transforms into something otherworldly as she loops her vocals to build mesmerizing harmonies.
- The Petting Zoo (Friday, May 16, at 10 p.m.): The improv troupe performs a new musical every night, based on audience suggestions.
- Chris Lowe (Saturday, May 17, at 10 p.m.): Though he was born and raised in New York City, Lowe’s musical inspirations tend more towards delta and country blues.
First Stories Festival 2014
- Stealing Season (Wednesday, May 7, at 3 p.m.): When a young woman named Season is kidnapped by a monster who calls himself The King, it’s up to her mother to bring her daughter home again.
- Flozetta (Saturday, May 10, at 3 p.m.): One woman plays both mother and daughter in this unflinching look at the toll of personal tragedy.
- The Little Fellow, or The Prostitute Play (Monday, May 12, at 7:30 p.m.): As the most popular courtesan among the gentry, Harriet Wilson holds the upper class of 19th century England in the palm of her hand—but new mores threaten her comfortable way of life.
- There Was a World (Saturday, May 17, at 3 p.m.): Composer Ellen Mandel musically interprets the literary works of e.e. cummings, William Shakespeare, and more, with the help of three vocalists.
- Threshold (Tuesday, May 20, at 8 p.m.): The award-winning play follows three generations of one family as they struggle to adapt to the ever-changing times.
- Near Vicksburg (Saturday, May 24, at 8 p.m.): As the Union army places Vicksburg under siege, three residents flee to the caves outside of the city, where they create their own society in miniature.
Phoenix Nite Flight Series or First Stories Festival 2014
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