- $15 for one G-Pass to see Shaggy (up to $29 value)
- When: Wednesday, November 12, at 8 p.m.
- Where: Theatre of Living Arts
- Standing-room general admission
- Door time: 7 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees.
How G-Pass Works: Your G-Pass will be ready to print 48 hours after the deal ends. Print the G-Pass and use it to enter the venue directly; you won’t need to redeem at will call. Due to security restrictions, G-Passes cannot be redeemed through the Groupon mobile app. Discount reflects the merchant’s current ticket prices - price may differ on day of event.
- Shaggy’s given name: Orville Richard Burrell
- His birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica
- His career’s birthplace: Brooklyn’s Flatbush neighborhood, where he performed with Gibraltar Musik and released his early singles
- Before he made it big: Shaggy balanced music with the Marines, commuting between Camp Lejeune in North Carolina and NYC for recording sessions
- Essential tracks: his first international hit, “Oh Carolina,” as well as “It Wasn’t Me” and “Boombastic”
- What’s new: “You Girl,” the collaboration with Ne-Yo that’s the first single off 2013’s Out of Many, One Music
Theatre of the Living Arts
- 1908: a nickelodeon opens on South Street under the name the Crystal Palace
- 1927: the movie theater is converted into a concert hall
- 1941: the concert hall is converted into a movie theater
- 1959: director Andre Gregory founds an avant-garde performance group in the theater, and gives it a new name—the Theatre of the Living Arts
- 1960–1968: the troupe's critically acclaimed shows, including The Critic_ and _Poor Bitos, feature such future legends as Danny DeVito, Judd Hirsch, and Morgan Freeman
- 1976: years after the performance group goes bankrupt, a newly opened movie theater realizes it can pay its rent with weekly screenings of _Rocky Horror Picture Show_
- 1988: after one final transformation, the Theatre of the Living Arts becomes a live performance venue once again
- 2013: now exclusively a music stage, the theater earns a spot on Complex's list of America's 50 best concert venues