Avenue Q, Riotous Tony-Winning Musical at the Pantages
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Considered by many to be the funniest farce ever written, Noises Off reveals the hilarious backstage antics and drama of a group of small-town actors attempting to perform a dreadful flop called Nothing On. This play-within-a-play is a comedic triumph of slamming doors, falling trousers and flying fish. Written by award-winning English novelist and playwright Michael Frayn (Copenhagen, Democracy), this comedy of errors remains a crowd pleaser more than 30 years after its 1982 debut. It was also turned into a film in 1992 starring Michael Caine, Carol Burnett, Christopher Reeve and John Ritter. Learn More
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Featured review from Pete
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This is such a fun show! From the minute the lights went off, the audience was laughing out loud non-stop. It seemed as if at any given moment you forgot about the actors presence and truly believe it was the puppets making the jokes; that's how good the cast is! If you're looking to have a great time at the theater, this show is a must see. Such a shame it is such a short run this time around!
One note: To ALL the people I've noticed that tend to start making their way out as soon as the show finishes and before the cast comes back to greet the audience: STOP IT! It is RUDE to the rest of the audience & to the cast of actors that has just entertained you for the past 2.5hrs. The least you can do is show your appreciation for their hard work. Giving them a well-deserved round of applause equals saying Thank You!
Bonus: I ran into half of the cast while on the Metro on my way back home last night. They were all very polite and energetic. Kudos!
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Check out the stellar Goldstar member reviews for this show’s earlier L.A. run.
See the official Avenue Q show website.
“A breakthrough musical, savvy, sassy and delicious!” —New York TImes
A hip new feel-good musical." —Time Magazine
“Jaw-droppingly hilarious!” —Entertainment Weekly
“An entertaining new musical for grownups.” —The Washington Post
Avenue Q is Broadway’s smash-hit 2004 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book. A hilarious show full of heart and hummable tunes, Avenue Q is about trying to make it in NYC with big dreams and a tiny bank account. Called “one of the funniest shows you’re ever likely to see” by _ Entertainment Weekly_, Avenue Q features a cast of people and puppets who tell the story in a smart, risque and downright entertaining way. The New Yorker calls it “subversive and uproarious!”
Avenue Q has not been authorized or approved by The Jim Henson Company or Sesame Street Workshop, which have no responsibility for its content.