One of the funniest shows in recent times, this Tony Award-winning musical is an absolute hoot! Follow Princeton and his friends as they try to find their purpose in life. With an unforgettable musical score, this musical is one you just can't miss!
Why Watch Avenue Q
Avenue Q is more than a funny puppet show. This unique play won three Tony Awards - Best Book, Best Score and Best Musical - upon its debut in 2003, and continues to mesmerize audiences today. The play talks about ‘growing pains’, and the issues faced by adults everyday, with a splash of humour.
Please Note: Strobe lights are used in this show.
The story revolves around Princeton, a college graduate, who moves into an apartment on Avenue Q. He soon realizes that not everyone is as nice as they seem, and that everyone has their own issues to deal with. There’s Trekkie Monster, the internet-addict, Brian and his fiancé Christmas Eve, Rod - a banker - and his roommate Nicky. And then, there’s the stunning kindergarten teaching assistant Kate.Follow Princeton and his neighbours as they try and navigate through life.
Friends Night Out
“They may have no legs of their own, but darned if those fuzzy creatures aren’t still standing, long after more full-bodied competition has bitten the dust.” – The New York Times
“It’s a real testament to how timeless this show is — the set and situation look just as current today as they did when the show first debuted a decade ago.” – The Huffington Post
Know Before You Go
Suitable for ages 12 and up. Parental discretion is advised.
The theater has a seating capacity of 1917.
Strictly prohibited. If you'd like to grab a meal before or after the show, check out our guide to the 30 Best Restaurants in the Theater District.
Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, the theater is air conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.
All Broadway and Off-Broadway show tickets are non-refundable.
I wasn’t on time and it was great that Julio waited.
Taking the tickets from the person was easy, we made in time for the show despite the rain.
It's puppets but its more mature than it seems. It's an incredible show that is insightful and funny at the same time.
Your e-tickets can be exchanged for physical tickets with our uniformed Headout hosts outside the theater.
New World Stages, 340 W 50th Street, New York