It's time to get out in the world again and see some shows! And the Mercury is here to help with FREE TICKET TUESDAY—our way of saying thanks to our great readers and spread the word about some fantastic upcoming performances! (Psst... if you want to say thanks to the Mercury, please consider making a small monthly contribution to keep up alive and kickin'!) And oh boy, do we have some great shows going this week! CHECK 'EM OUT!
Fans of Monty Python, Mr. Bean, and Dr. Seuss… grab your teacups! Off-Broadway comedians and three-time IMPRESARIO Award-Winners (London) James & Jamesy present their outrageously funny and brilliantly inventive holiday show, O Christmas Tea: A British Comedy. Tickets are on sale now!
Newmark Theatre, November 28, 3 PM & 7:30 PM, $19-44, masks and proof of vaccination or negative COVID test required
Born in the Philippines and raised in London, Bea Kristi began recording music as Beabadoobee in 2017. At just 20 years old, Beabadoobee has built her huge, dedicated Gen-Z fan base with her flawless output of confessional bedroom pop songs and DIY aesthetic. From 2018 to 2019, she released four EPs under the independent label Dirty Hit: Lice, Patched Up, Loveworm and Space Cadet. Her debut studio album, Fake It Flowers, was released in October 2020 to critical acclaim. Tickets are on sale now!
Crystal Ballroom, November 26, 8 pm, $20-35, all ages, proof of vaccination or negative COVID test required
Utilizing hip-hop, jazz, New Orleans R&B, blues, and rock in their gumbo, Lettuce is a New York-based collective who update the sound of classic ’70s funk. Recorded live at the 2016 Catskill Chill in Lakewood, Pennsylvania, the 2017 concert LP Witches Stew celebrated the works of Miles Davis. In 2019, the band released their eclectic sixth studio long-player, Elevate, which featured guest spots from Marcus King and Nigel Hall. The set was nominated for a Grammy in the category of Best Contemporary Instrumental album. Tickets on sale now!
Roseland Theater, December 4, 9 pm, $26, 21+, proof of vaccination or negative COVID test required
GOOD LUCK, and all winners will be notified by this Thursday. And check back in next week for another Mercury FREE TICKET TUESDAY!