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Address: 340 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10019-6629
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US$93.75*
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Avenue Q on Broadway
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Several small stages in one building. Intimate theaters. Comfortable seating. My husband and I had seen Avenue Q here a few years back. It was fun and fabulous. This week we... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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179 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Several small stages in one building. Intimate theaters. Comfortable seating. My husband and I had seen Avenue Q here a few years back. It was fun and fabulous. This week we picked up tickets to Church and State. The show was great! We lucked out and got to see an open mic night with the cast, producer, writers and New... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were desperate to see Avenue Q while it was on in London but we didn't manage to get tickets. It always received rave reviews so when I found out that it was still on in NYC while we were visiting, we had to go. It did not disappoint! This is an absolutely brilliant show but let's... More 

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Thank Suzy B
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We loved it!!! Hilariously fun, mischievous and so real to our times. FYI, mature content. Surpasses rated R in a humorous way. Highly recommend watching it and theater is just steps away from great dining which makes it ideal for an evening of dinner and a show with a couple of friends.

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Maple Shade, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Came for a performance of Avenue q. Absolutely loved it. Definitely would recommend it ( as long as you're not easily offended... that bit about full frontal puppet nudity? Not a joke.). Not a bad seat in the house, so don't get over that. I was able to get a discounted ticket on sh, which worked fine. Drinks for sale... More 

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Thank tallgaloot
United States
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66 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect - we were able to get discounted tickets so thought we would give it a try. What a great show! The actors did an amazing job with their characters and voicing the puppets. Some of it was a bit raunchy but overall very funny and an enjoyable night out. Would highly recommend

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We saw a production here in Dec 16, and it was very enjoyable. Friendly staff showed us in made sure we had good seats (it wasn't full). Not that it mattered because it's set up Odeon-style, so all seats have a great view. Sound carried really well, good lighting - we had a really nice time all in all.

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Manassas, Virginia
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I can't believe it. I got tickets as a Christmas Present and I initially was a little pissed because I thought it was a children's show (which is was) but it was actually good! The lights were neat and the music and dancing was AWESOME! I mean I really went to the show with a chip on my shoulder and... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Wow, wha a great theater and show! Fabulous show and cast plus all the ushers and bar staff etc were lovely and friendly, make sure you come!

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Thank BuildThisLove
New Jersey
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101 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I've seen two different shows at New World Stages and high recommend the location. There are several theaters inside and they are all on the small side making every seat a good seat. We recently saw iluminate which was a fun for the whole family.

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Somerset, New Jersey
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23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I went to see the show with family. Didn't know what to expect but I was pleasantly surprised. I expected just dancing but there was a storyline. They even had audience participation. It was an enjoyable show.

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