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Avenue Q Begins Wynn Las Vegas Run, August 27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2005

The Tony Award-winning musical Avenue Q will begin its run at the Wynn Las Vegas' Broadway Theatre on August 27th to open on September 8th (more...)

AVENUE Q to perform 'Only in Vegas' on LIVE WITH REGIS & KELLY 9/5
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2005

The Tony Award-winning musical AVENUE Q will appear on LIVE WITH REGIS & KELLY on the show's Labor Day telecast Monday, Sept. 5, performing a new song, 'Only in Vegas,' that celebrates the popular musical's opening on Thursday, Sept. 8 at the WYNN LAS VEGAS Resort. (more...)

Tartaglia & Lyon Open in Las Vegas Avenue Q Tonight, Sept. 8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2005

Avenue Q, starring original cast members John Tartaglia and Rick Lyon, will have its opening night at the Wynn Las Vegas' Broadway Theatre tonight, September 8th (more...)

Tartaglia Departs Las Vegas Avenue Q Dec. 6; Lyon Stays On Through Jan. 29
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2005

John Tartaglia will depart the Las Vegas production of Avenue Q on December 6th, while Rick Lyon will stay on through January 29th (more...)

All Shook Up Tour Schedule Set; Stars Fellner, Anton, Etc.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2006

Joe Mandragona, Jenny Fellner and Susan Anton will headline the 30-stop national tour of All Shook Up, for which dates and cities have been announced (more...)

Can't Help Falling in Love with 'All Shook Up'
by Katie Schick - Sep 29, 2006

The national tour of All Shook Up, a rock 'n roll musical featuring the songs of Elvis Presley, began its run at The Opera House in Boston on September 26th, the third stop of the 35-city tour. (more...)

DeLaria Stars in Industry Readings of Musical Play It Cool
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2006

This month, jazz musician, actress and comedian Lea DeLaria will headline two industry readings of the new jazz musical Play It Cool (more...)

Photo Flash: Avenue Q Celebrates 4th Bway Anniversary
by BWW - Jul 30, 2007

Avenue Q celebrated its 4th year on Broadway at the Golden Theatre (252 West 45th Street) on July 31st! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Broadway on Broadway 2007
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Sep 17, 2007

On Sunday, September 16th, thousands upon thousands of fans of Broadway assembled in Times Square for the 16th Annual Broadway on Broadway Concert presented by Continental Airlines and hosted by Hairspray's Lance Bass. BroadwayWorld brings you photos of on-stage performances from the concert. (more...)

'Play It Cool' New Jazz Musical Readings Oct. 19 & 22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2007

Play It Cool, the acclaimed new jazz musical will presented in two special industry readings in New York City, on Friday, October 19 and Monday, October 22. Both readings are at 2PM. Sharon Rosen directs. (more...)

Photo Coverage: 'Avenue Q' Tour Washington DC Backstage
by Mark Rupp - Dec 3, 2007

The national touring company of Avenue Q makes a fuzzy and fun pit-stop at the National Theatre in Washington DC through December 9 before heading to Baltimore. Photographer Mark Rupp and other young fans were treated to a special VIP backstage tour with the cast and an introduction to the puppets and inner-workings of the hit Tony Award-winning musical. (more...)

Welcome Neighbor: 'Avenue Q' a Hilarious Hit
by James Howard - Dec 12, 2007

WHO: The First National Tour WHAT: Avenue Q WHEN: Through December 23. Tues - Sat at 8PM, Sat at 2, Sun at 1Pm and 6:30PM. HOW MUCH: $25.00 - $70.00, plus fees TICKETS/INFORMATION: 410-547-SEAT or www.broadwayacrossamerica.com/Baltimore (more...)

Charm City Call Board: December 18 - January 1
by James Howard - Dec 17, 2007

JUST IN!! CONTEST UPDATE! 3 BEST BETS! New Plays by Local Playwright to be Produced! MAJOR CONTEST ANNOUNCED! 2008 Preview! (more...)

All Roads Lead to 'Avenue Q'
by Nancy Grossman - Mar 15, 2008

Lessons in life: If you can make it here, you'll learn to make it anywhere. (more...)

Kazan and Haran Added To Feinstein At Loews Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2008

FEINSTEIN'S AT LOEWS REGENCY, the nightclub proclaimed 'Best of New York' by New York Magazine, and 'an invaluable New York institution' by The New York Post, continues its Spring 2008 season with the return engagement of stage and screen star LAINIE KAZAN from April 8 - 12. (more...)

'Avenue Q' - A Naughty, Tuneful, Witty Delight
by Beau Higgins - May 14, 2008

In substance, AVENUE Q is a distant relative of THE LION KING, television's SESAME STREET and many a yuppie sitcom in the mold of FRIENDS. The actor/singer/dancers in AVENUE Q also serve as the show's puppet masters. AVENUE Q is inhabited by human people, puppet people, and puppet 'monsters.' The inhabitants of AVENUE Q live on a block of homes where the superintendent is former child star Gary Coleman (more...)

'Avenue Q' a Polished, Brilliant Musical Comedy Gem
by Paul W. Thompson - May 23, 2008

Simply put, 'Avenue Q' is a brilliant musical comedy, written, staged and performed by brilliant people, saying brilliant, insightful things about young adulthood and life in general-and the actors are having a fantastic time on stage every single night. (more...)

NYMF Announces 2008 Lineup; Foster Pens Book
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2008

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (Isaac Robert Hurwitz, Executive Director and Producer) announces a 14 new musicals to be presented as part of the 5th annual Festival from September 15 through October 5, 2008 in New York City. The New York Musical Theatre Festival is the enormously popular three-week celebration that features the works of the newest generation of musical theatre writers. The 14 musicals listed below are joining the ten new musicals previously announced, which were chosen from NYMF's open-submission writer service program, The Next Link Project. (more...)

New York Musical Theatre Festival Announces Complete 2008 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2008

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) celebrates its fifth year with 24 full productions, a dance series, a developmental series, concerts and special events. (more...)

'Now That She's Gone' To Be Presented At Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2008

EMP Theatricals presents NOW THAT SHE'S GONE, written & performed by Ellen Snortland, as part of the 2008 New York International Fringe Festival - FringeNYC. The production, presented at the SoHo Playhouse, is directed by John Mitchell, with choreography by Leanne Fonteyn. Lighting Design is by Jason Mullen, Sound Design by Ken Gruberman, with Ruth Silveira as Costume Consultant. Production Stage Manager is Becky Harrison. (more...)