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Brush up your Shakespeare with a half-price gift card to the Tavern

 

timthumbEat, drink and be merry (or tragic, it’s your call) with a half-price gift card to the New American Shakespeare Tavern. The Tavern, on Peachtree Street in Midtown Atlanta, is unlike any other theater in town. It’s a place out of time, filled with live music, handcrafted period costumes, outrageous sword fights and the passion and poetry of the spoken word. Check out the British pub menu and a broad selection of Irish ales and premium brews. Macbeth runs through May 4, followed by The Comedy of Errors (May 9-June 1) and Antony and Cleopatra (June 7-29). So come, grab a pint and nourish your soul. You get a gift card valued at $50 for only $25. Please note: Gift cards can only be used in person. No website sales available.

* Purchase HERE. All gift cards will be mailed.

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