2015 Avenue Q
Avenue Q

Music & Lyrics by Robert Lopez & Jeff Marx
Book by Jeff Whitty

Show Dates: August 7 - 23, 2015
Auditions: June 8 & 9, 2015

The Players:
Princeton - James Boykin
Kate Monster - Marlee Stevison
Gary Coleman - Melody Zeidan
Nicky - Will Robinson Smith
Rod - David McCune
Brian - Jason McKenzie
Christmas Eve - Jessica Head
Trekkie Monster - Pierce Cleveland
Lucy the Slut - Lesley Roberts
Bad Idea Bears - Victoria Johnson & Kip Hayes
Mrs. Thistletwat - Sarah David
Ricky - Day Peake
The Newcomer - Brian Jackson & Cuong Alex Do

Avenue Q is an American musical in two acts, conceived by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, who wrote the music and lyrics. The book was written by Jeff Whitty and the show was directed by Jason Moore. Avenue Q is an autobiographical and biographical coming-of-age parable, addressing and satirizing the issues and anxieties associated with entering adulthood. Its characters lament that as children, they were assured by their parents, and by children's television programs such as PBS's Sesame Street, that they were special and could do anything but as adults, they have discovered to their surprise and dismay that in the real world their options are limited, and they are no more special than anyone else. The musical is notable for the use of puppets, animated by unconcealed puppeteers, alongside human actors.
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