Bruce Wayne famously chose the bat as his superhero persona because it struck fear into the hearts of criminals and the costume design proved easier than Commitment-Man. Witness his exploits firsthand with this GrouponLive deal to see Batman Live at the American Airlines Center. Choose from the following options:
For $50, you get one ticket for seating in the lower-level sections 111–114 or the back of floor sections 14–16, which appears in blue on the seating chart (up to a $92.15 value, including all fees). For this option, choose between the following shows:
- Thursday, December 13, at 7:30 p.m.
- Sunday, December 16, at 11:30 a.m.
For $60, you get one ticket for seating in the lower-level sections 111–114 or the back of floor sections 14–16, which appears in blue on the seating chart (up to a $102.37 value, including all fees). For this option, choose between the following shows:
- Friday, December 14, at 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, December 15, at noon
- Saturday, December 15, at 4 p.m.
- Saturday, December 15, at 8 p.m.
Doors open one hour before showtime.
Drawing on the decades-long Batman mythos, Batman Live weaves a coming-of-age tale with appearances from the caped crusader's most famous friends and foes. After an opening that recounts the iconic hero's tragic origins, the show jumps forward to the tale of Dick Grayson, who becomes Bruce Wayne's ward and crime-fighting partner, Robin. Amid elaborate set pieces such as the dark, twisting Batcave; the Penguin's lurid, pink-and-purple-tinted Iceberg Lounge; and the decaying Gothic labyrinth of Arkham Asylum, acrobats and high-wire artists swirl around the martial-arts theatrics of the lead actors. Dazzling custom technology adds extra dazzle to the show, including a Batmobile conceived by legendary racecar designer Gordon Murray and a 100-foot bat-shaped LED screen praised by the Guardian as "the real star of the show" for its action-complementing high-definition images and gracious postperformance autograph signing.