Goodbye Avenue Q!

Jeff Marx and Bobby Lopez with one of their Tonys

We first said goodbye to Avenue Q in 2009 when the surprise Tony-winning hit musical announced it was about to close on Broadway after six years. But it got an immediate reprieve, moving to Off-Broadway, where it has run for nearly ten more years.

But tonight it closed once again, time to wax nostalgic.

So here is Growing Up on Avenue Q , about the musical’s creators Bobby Lopez and Jeff Marx, whom I first interviewed in 2003 (!)


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Author: New York Theater

Jonathan Mandell is a 3rd generation NYC journalist, who sees shows, reads plays, writes reviews and sometimes talks with people.

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