I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.

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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#1
Posted: 10/12/13 at 3:00pm
There really is something endearing and special about this show. Some complain how WICKED should have won best musical in 2004, but I really think the Best Musical won that night. Part of the reason Avenue Q is a bit superior to WICKED, is because the characters are fleshed out more. You can really relate to the situation of Q and the Humor and Jokes in the show are really just top notch. It really is a gem to Musical Theatre.
So Lauren Bacall me, anything goes! *wink*
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#2
Posted: 10/12/13 at 3:03pm
ok
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#2
Posted: 10/12/13 at 3:46pm
I was born with green skin, so I can really relate to Elphaba too though.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#3
Posted: 10/12/13 at 3:54pm
I don't trim down there, so I can relate to Avenue Q more.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#4
Posted: 10/12/13 at 4:05pm
I love it when my boyfriend puts his finger there, so I relate to AVENUE Q more.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#5
Posted: 10/12/13 at 4:14pm
I bet no one else has ever had that thought in almost 10 years.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#6
Posted: 10/12/13 at 4:22pm
Nate/Broadway Guy only has original thoughts once every ten years, so that's about right.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#7
Posted: 10/12/13 at 4:34pm
My favorite part was when the puppets sang the funny songs.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#8
Posted: 10/12/13 at 4:55pm
The fact that Idina Menzel looks like a puppet doesn't mean she is one. Rude.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#9
Posted: 10/12/13 at 5:10pm
You have to admire Nate's genius in saying he likes Avenue Q so much "because the characters are fleshed out more" when the characters are in fact, pieces of fabric.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#10
Posted: 10/12/13 at 5:30pm
The fact that Idina Menzel looks like a puppet doesn't mean she is one. Rude.

Oh, but she is, blaxx. She is.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#11
Posted: 10/12/13 at 5:49pm
I totally agree with the OP.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#12
Posted: 10/12/13 at 6:00pm
OK, maybe Best Muiscal because it was very good and also different but Best Original Score Tony was a joke
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#13
Posted: 10/12/13 at 6:13pm
broadway guy/Nate has the bestest taste in musikuls.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#14
Posted: 10/12/13 at 6:21pm
I bought the CD and listened to it once. I think I laughed three times. No, maybe it was two.

Haven't listened to it since. I saw some clips, as well, and putting all of that together, I have no interesting seeing the show.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#15
Posted: 10/12/13 at 7:01pm
Having worked at the theater where Ave. Q is, I must have seen it oh, about 30 times. Never got tired of it.

I believe it is running ten years now.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#16
Posted: 10/13/13 at 8:01am
I worked on the Off-West End premier of Avenue Q, did the show about 50 times. I was still struggling to do my job by the end due to laughing so much. Wish we had it perpetually running in London like New York.

But I do agree that sloth pugs I enjoy the Avenue Q score more, not having Wicked win that is a little but mad.
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#17
Posted: 10/13/13 at 12:08pm
It's a shame Ann Harada wasn't nominated for BFA. She is a hoot!
So Lauren Bacall me, anything goes! *wink*
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I forgot how great AVENUE Q is.#18
Posted: 10/13/13 at 12:25pm
Oh, TOTALLY. I recently saw her in a revival of Seussical set in the circus. 'Twas incredible.

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