Avenue Q

Name: New World Stages/ Stage III
Address: 340 W 50th Street, New York, NY 10019
Production Information
First performance date: October 9, 2009
Opening date: October 21, 2009
Closing date: April 28, 2019
External Links: Official Website

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Production Description
Avenue Q is the story of Princeton, a bright-eyed college grad who comes to New York City with big dreams and a tiny bank account. He soon discovers that the only neighborhood in his price range is Avenue Q; still, the neighbors seem nice. There's Brian the out-of-work comedian and his therapist fianceƩ Christmas Eve; Nicky the good-hearted slacker and his roommate Rod -- a Republican investment banker who seems to have some sort of secret; an Internet addict called Trekkie Monster; and a very cute kindergarten teaching assistant named Kate. And would you believe the building's superintendent is Gary Coleman?!? (Yes, that Gary Coleman.) Together, Princeton and his newfound friends struggle to find jobs, dates, and their ever-elusive purpose in life.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Robyn Goodman Producer
Kevin McCollum Producer
Jeffrey Seller Producer
The New Group Producer
Vineyard Theatre Producer
Robert Lopez Conceiver
Jeff Marx Conceiver
Jeff Whitty Book
Robert Lopez Lyricist
Jeff Marx Lyricist
Robert Lopez Composer
Jeff Marx Composer
Jason Moore Director
Ken Roberson Choreographer
Anna Louizos Set Designer
Mirena Rada Costume Designer
Howell Binkley Lighting Designer
Acme Sound Partners Sound Designer
Rick Lyon Puppet Designer
John Bantay Stage Manager
Stephen Oremus Musical Supervision

Actor Role
Sala Iwamatsu Christmas Eve
Nicholas Kohn Brian
Maggie Lakis Mrs. T / Bad Idea Bear
Anika Larsen Kate Monster
Seth Rettberg Princeton / Rod
Danielle K. Thomas Gary Coleman
Cullen Titmus Nicky / Trekkie Monster
Replacement Credits

Actor Role
Adam Kantor Princeton and Rod
Veronica J. Kuehn Kate Monster and Lucy the Slut