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Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo Premieres AVENUE ZOO, 4/21-9/9

Broadway World

Animal Tales Extravaganza returns to the Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo for the third year with special production – AVENUE ZOO – featuring a guest appearance by Kate Monster, the beloved puppet star of the Tony Award-winning musical AVENUE Q... read more


PHOTO EXCLUSIVE: "It's a Puppet's World!" A Two-Show Day with Avenue Q's Nicholas Kohn

Playbill.com

Nicholas Kohn, currently playing Brian in Off-Broadway's Avenue Q, offers Playbill.com readers an intimate look at a recent two-show day as a human living in a puppet's world. He takes us through daily rituals, conducts a tour of the theatre and introduces the numerous creatures who inhabit his life... see photos


AVENUE Q Hosts A College Night 9/21

BroadwayWorld.com

The Tony Award winning musical AVENUE Q will feature $25 tickets to audience members wearing an article of clothing from their college alma mater to the musical's "College Night" performance on Wednesday, September 21st at 8:00pm... read more


Avenue Q's Same-Sex Puppets Rod and Ricky Say "I Do" (Video)

Playbill.com

Rod and Ricky, the same-sex puppets from the Tony Award-winning musical Avenue Q officially tied the knot July 24—the first day same-sex couples could legally marry in the State of New York... read more


See the Wedding Album (Photos)


On Sunday, July 24th, 2011 AVENUE Q's same-sex puppet couple Ricky and Rod, along with their friend Kate Monster joined hundreds of other same-sex couples in New York ... see photos


Gay Marriage Comes to Avenue Q! Puppets Rod and Ricky to Wed

Broadway.com

Wedding bells will ring over at off-Broadway's Avenue Q on July 24. To celebrate the first day same-sex couples can legally marry in New York, the show's puppet characters Rod and Ricky will tie the knot at City Hall before the show's matinee ... read more


Avenue Q Couple To Exchange Vows Sunday

NY1

A pair of Broadway puppets will be among the many same-sex couples tying the knot this weekend as the state's new marriage law takes effect. Rod and Ricky from the musical Avenue Q will wed on Sunday.... read more


Avenue Q Celebrates One-Year Anniversary at New World Stages

Playbill.com

The Tony Award-winning musical Avenue Q celebrated the one-year anniversary of its Off-Broadway transfer to New World Stages on Oct. 21... read more


Happy Birthday to Avenue Q! The Musical Celebrates a Year Off-Broadway

Broadway.com

After packing up shop on Broadway last fall and moving into a new off-Broadway home at New World Stages, the residents of Avenue Q have settled in just fine... read more


Photo Coverage: AVENUE Q Celebrates 1 Year Off-Broadway!

BroadwayWorld.com

The Tony Award-winning AVENUE Q celebrated its first anniversary at New World Stages yesterday, October 21, 2010. After a triumphant, six-year run on Broadway, AVENUE Q continued its record of unexpected accomplishments... read more


Howie Michael Smith Moves Back to Avenue Q

Broadway.com

Howie Michael Smith will return to the hit musical Avenue Q as Princeton/Rod beginning September 27. Smith performed in the show, which is now playing at off-Broadway's New World Stages, more than 1,000 times during Avenue Q's Broadway run... read more


Avenue Q to Alter Gary Coleman-Related Lines

Playbill.com

Following the death of 42-year-old actor Gary Coleman, the Tony-winning musical Avenue Q — in which Coleman is depicted as one of the show's characters — will alter some of its script, according to a production spokesperson... read more


See Avenue Q Residents Take on Queen and Royally Rock Out

Broadway.com

Ready for some rocking puppet hilarity? A few months after a YouTube video of The Muppets singing "Bohemian Rhapsody" became an Internet sensation, the rowdy puppet crew over at off-Broadway's Avenue Q has decided to join in on the Queen fun... read more


Original Avenue Q Star Returns to Musical Off-Broadway May 2

Playbill.com

Original Avenue Q cast member Jennifer Barnhart, who created characters in the show's original Off-Broadway and Broadway runs, returns to the Tony Award-winning musical May 2... read more


PHOTO CALL: Mercedes Ruehl Visits Avenue Q

Playbill.com

Tony Award-winning actress Mercedes Ruehl stopped in to visit with the cast and crew of Avenue Q at their new Off-Broadway home at New World Stages... read more


Casting Announced for Off Broadway ‘Avenue Q’

New York Times

The cast for the coming Off Broadway transfer of “Avenue Q” should look familiar to audiences who have seen that satirical puppet musical on Broadway or on its national tour. ... read more


'Avenue Q' downsizes from Broadway to Off

Newsday

In June, they said that their raunchy and endearing Tony-winning, grownup-puppet musical would close Sept. 13 after six years on Broadway. But after what was to be the emotional final curtain last Sunday, producer Kevin McCollum announced from the stage - wait, hold your tears! - the big little hit was not going away after all. Instead, it will boldly go where few have gone before, reopening Off-Broadway at the New World Stages on Oct. 9... read more


‘Avenue Q’ Won’t Close, Moving Off but Not Out

New York Times

“Avenue Q,” the satirical Broadway puppet musical that was to close after its Sunday performance won’t be shutting down after all. Instead it will transfer to an Off Broadway theater... read more


'Avenue Q' Off-Broadway bow

Variety

With the announcement that "Avenue Q" will reopen Off Broadway after its Sept. 13 shuttering on the Main Stem, it’s tempting to imagine that the lines between on-Broadway and off it are starting to blur... read more


Monster Mash: 'Avenue Q' transferring off-Broadway

LA Times

Not closing yet: Tony-winning "Avenue Q" will move off-Broadway following its run at New York's John Golden Theatre... read more


Still Wanna Live On Avenue Q?

Perez Hilton

Heartbroken that Avenue Q played it's final performance in the John Golden Theatre yesterday? Stop your blubbering! You can still see it again and again - at it's new location... read more


A Whole New Purpose: Avenue Q Will Re-Open — Off-Broadway

Playbill.com

News of the New York City death of Avenue Q has been greatly exaggerated. At the final Broadway performance of the Tony Award-winning musical comedy Sept. 13, producer Kevin McCollum announced that the show will resume performances Off-Broadway on Oct. 9... read more