Avenue Q in New York, NY

New World Stages / Stage 3 340 West 50th Street New York, NY 10036
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Featuring side-splitting comedy and show-stopping musical numbers, Avenue Q will quickly become your favorite Broadway musical. Ideal for older teenagers and adults, the puppet-filled show follows Princeton, a wide-eyed college graduate moving into the big city. After settling down in Avenue Q, Princeton meets some interesting characters that help shape his outlook on life.

Good To Know

  • Show duration: approx. 2 hours and 15 minutes within one intermission.
  • Appropriate for children ages 14 and older.
  • Performed at the New World Stages.
  • Features actors and puppets performing together.


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Part flesh, part felt and packed with heart, AVENUE Q is still the funniest and freshest show in New York City!

AVENUE Q is a laugh-out-loud musical that tells the timeless story of a recent college grad named PRINCETON. When he arrives in the city with big dreams and a tiny bank account, he has to move into a shabby apartment all the way out on AVENUE Q. There, he meets KATE (the girl next door), ROD (the Republican), TREKKIE (the internet sexpert), SUPERINTENDENT Gary Coleman (yes, that Gary Coleman), LUCY THE SLUT (need we say more?), and other colorful types. Together, they struggle to find jobs, dates, and help PRINCETON finally discover his purpose in life!

This show is approximately two hours and fifteen minutes (one intermission). The show may not be appropriate for young children. Recommended age 14 years or older.
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Avenue Q is located at New World Stages / Stage 3 340 West 50th Street New York, NY 10036
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Frequently Asked Questions about Avenue Q

Is this show appropriate for kids?
No. Due to the adult themes portrayed in the show, Avenue Q is recommended for audiences 14 years of age or older. Parents should use their discretion when bringing children and younger teenagers to the show.

How long is the show?
Avenue Q runs two hours and fifteen minutes with one intermission.

Is the theater wheelchair accessible?
Yes. There are no steps into the orchestra section. To reserve wheelchair accessible seating, please make this note in your reservation.