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Avenue Q is a mischief packed musical with lots of heart. Following five years in the West End and sell-out runs worldwide this wildly entertaining show is going on tour across the UK! Jessica Parker and Stephen Arden as The Bad Idea Bears in Avenue Q. Photo Credit Matt Martin Photography

Created by Jeff Marx and Robert Lopez (co-creator of Book of Mormon and writer of the songs for Disney’s Frozen) Avenue Q tells the story of a loveable bunch of misfits living in a downtown New York street. Together they try and make their way through all of life’s ups and downs – and there are a lot!

Full of fantastic, catchy songs performed by incredibly talented performers – and puppets! Avenue Q is a hilarious, tongue-in-cheek and sometimes downright rude musical like no other.

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Avenue Q @ The New Wimbledon Theatre Review

Sometimes puppets say the strangest things. With jaunty little numbers such as ‘Everyone’s a Little Bit Racist’, ‘The Internet is for Porn’  and ‘If You Were Gay, That’d be Okay’, Avenue Q has proven to audiences for years that an adorable, wide-eyed puppet on a hand excuses a show of voicing some of our most uncomfortable, most silenced thoughts. Much as a therapist may encourage their patient to vent emotion through puppetry, so writers Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx have used their fluffy inventions to embolden their audience, whose gasps and shrieks of laughter at The New Wimbledon Theatre last night proved that Avenue Q has lost neither its hilarity nor its shock value since it first opened in 2003. Avenue Q remains, undoubtedly, the most loved, most X-rated puppet show in town.

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