Venue Details

54 Star Starred
The Stage
490 South First St. San Jose, CA 95113
408-283-7142
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Cynthia
We had a delicious dinner before the show within easy walking distance at Arcadia.
Bonnie & Clyde dining Jul 03 2014 star this tip starred
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After the show, check out Cafe Stritch. Its two blocks from the theater. A live band usually plays til midnight. They make good strong drinks, and there are usually tables available at that time. They also serve coffee for you non-alcoholic types.
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.7 average rating
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10 reviews
6 stars
attended Jun 09 2011

I found myself watching the puppeteers singing rather than concentrating on the puppets themselves who were suppose to be the actors. But it was clever in how it was done and performed. This was my first time at this venue and I have to say that...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Jun 02 2011

One of the most enjoyable shows that I have seen! Hilarious! I would recommend to all adults, unless you are easily offended. There is not a bad seat in the house. Go and have a great time!

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1 review
1 stars
attended Jun 12 2011

Very entertaining. I didn't know what to expect, but it really is a musical with puppets, and some funny topics. Not as racy as I thought it'd be, except for maybe one part which I won't ruin for anyone. Really talented singers and a great way to...continued

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Website

http://www.thestage.org/season1011/avenue_q.php

Description

Winner of three Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Avenue Q is the hilarious and irreverent smash-hit musical about real life in New York City. This is the story of Princeton, a bright-eyed college grad who comes to the big 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. Together, Princeton and his newfound friends struggle to find jobs, dates and their ever-elusive purpose in life. Come see what all the fuzz is about.

Directed by Rick Singleton

Music and Lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx

Book by Jeff Whitty

Featuring: Rinabeth Apostol, Robert Brewer, Martin Rojas-Dietrich, David Colston Corris, Monique Hafen, Cheryl B. Scales and Halsey Varady

About the Ticket Supplier: San Jose Stage Company

Founded in 1983, San Jose Stage Company is a professional theatre company dedicated to producing the works of contemporary playwrights that speak to the conditions, hopes and fears of all mankind.

San Jose Stage operates in their own theatre facility in downtown San Jose. They produce five plays per season on an annual budget of approximately $850,000.00 and serve over 25,000 patrons each season.