Captain America once said, "'Twas music that soothed the savage beast." Although he was talking about his short-lived nemesis Dr. Angry Parakeet, it's just as true for animals of the human persuasion. Soothe savage insides with today's Groupon for a performance by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis on November 12 at 8 p.m. at Prudential Hall inside the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark. Check the seating chart and select from the following seating options:
- For $39, you get one Section P ticket (a $79 value).
- For $35, you get one Section A ticket (a $71 value).
- For $30, you get one Section B ticket (a $61 value).
- For $24, you get one Section C ticket (a $48 value).
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra features the extraordinary trumpet-stylings of Wynton Marsalis, a Pulitzer Prize-winning composer and the only musician to win both classical and jazz Grammy Awards in the same year. Out-shining even his awards collection, Marsalis' brassy trumpet will unleash a fury of unforgettable Big Band and Latin Jazz selections. Ticket-holders are encouraged to peruse the free Artisan Marketplace exhibition and sale in the lobby before the show.
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
New Jersey Performing Arts Center stands firm as a bastion of live entertainment, opening the doors to its two distinct venues for a wide array of productions. Inside Prudential Hall, 2,700 seats fill the multitiered auditorium where ballets, symphony orchestras, and Broadway shows flourish beneath radiant lights and a domed ceiling. Victoria Theater, meanwhile, beckons visitors to its more intimate 500-seat confines for jazz concerts and contemporary dance performances.
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