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Avenue Q – Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Music and Lyrics: Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx Book: Jeff Whitty Director: Cressida Carré Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys There can be few who call themselves musical theatre lovers who have yet to see Avenue Q, Robert Lopez, Jeff Marx and Jeff Whitty’s naughty but (ultimately) nice satire on the lives of the twenty-something human and not-so human, residents of a downbeat ...

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Avenue Q – New Theatre, Oxford

Book: Jeff Whitty Music and Lyrics: Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx Director: Cressida Carré Reviewer: Bethaney Rimmer While the button nosed, muppet-esque residents of Avenue Q may look innocent and child friendly to the unfamiliar passerby, these spunky, warm-hearted, and life affirming characters are a bit rude for a little one’s ears (and eyes). Instead, Avenue Q is targeted towards ...

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Avenue Q – Theatre Royal, St Helens

Music and Lyrics: Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx Book: Jeff Whitty Director &Choreographer: Cressida Carré, Reviewer: Taylor Simmons We all watched programmes like Sesame Street and Fraggle Rock as a child. Being allowed to escape into these worlds, where ‘fantasies come true’ and ‘everybody has a purpose’, was what allowed us as children to believe that anything was possible. Drawing ...

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Avenue Q – The Grand Theatre, Blackpool

Book: Jeff Whitty Music &Lyrics: Robert Lopez &Jeff Marx Director: Cressida Carré Reviewer: May Mellstrom Often described as Sesame Street for adults, the fantastically funny Avenue Q arrives in Blackpool this week as part of a national tour, eleven years after premiering on Broadway and winning three Tony Awards. In 2003, theatre had seen nothing like it and this new ...

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Avenue Q – The Musical – The Palace Theatre, Manchester

Music and Lyrics: Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx Book: Jeff Whitty Director: Cressida Carré Reviewer: Matt Yeoman Staging a production of a very modern much-loved production such as Avenue Q is a very brave thing to do, especially as its target audience is the next generation of theatre goers – as the producers themselves comment, ‘If we don’t bring the ...

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Avenue Q – Greenwich Theatre, London

Music and lyrics: Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx Book: Jeff Whitty Director: Cressida Carré Reviewer: Ian Foster Since co-writing Avenue Q in 2002 with Jeff Marx and book-writer Jeff Whitty, Robert Lopez’s career has sky-rocketed with the mega-musical The Book of Mormon and Disney behemoth Frozen so the opportunity to revisit life with the puppets in the less salubrious parts ...

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Avenue Q – Cottiers Theatre, Glasgow

Music &Lyrics: Robert Lopez &Jeff Marx Book: Jeff Whitty Director: Sarah-Elizabeth Daly Reviewer: Mark McCulloch [Rating: 3.5] Avenue Q, the oft tag lined ‘puppet show that’s not for kids’, makes its amateur debut in Glasgow through the talented Mad Props Theatre. A theatre company out to do something a little different, putting their time, effort and profit to a good ...

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