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Avenue Q

17th November to 2nd December 2017

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The hilarious Avenue Q tells the timeless story of a recent college graduate trying to find his way in the world. Set in New York City all the way out on Avenue Q (he couldn’t afford anything better), we are introduced to fresh-faced Princeton as he struggles to find his purpose: meeting friends, finding love, losing love, and finding it again, along the way. Inspired by the beloved children’s show Sesame Street, Avenue Q creates a puppet-filled world that is a little more reflective of the difficult, R-rated realities that we face when we learn that real life isn’t as simple as we dreamed it might be – but perhaps, suggests Avenue Q, life is all the more colorful and worthwhile for it.

Note: despite featuring puppets, Avenue Q is rated R18, featuring adult topics, offensive language, and an onstage portrayal of puppet sex.

Creative Team
Director: Pam Logan
Vocal Director: Con O’Brien

Princeton: Liam Watchman
Kate Monster: Rose Platenkamp
Nicky & Newcomer: Chris Valli
Rod: Darryn Bishop
Trekkie Monster & Ricky: Steve Hobson
Brian: Robert McArthur
Christmas Eve: Sara Bishell
Gary Coleman & Box1: Kate Fillingham
Mrs Thistletwat, Bad Idea Bear 1 & Box 2: Joanne Harper
Lucy & Box 3: Cheryl McNamara
Bad Idea Bear 2 & Box 4: Kim Hollis

Licensed exclusively by Music Theatre International (Australasia). All performance material supplied by Hal Leonard Australia.

Avenue Q has not been authorized or approved by the Jim Henson Company or Sesame Workshop, which have no responsibility for its content.

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