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New World Stages

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Address: 340 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10019-6629
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Sun 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Mon 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wed 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Fri 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Avenue Q on Broadway
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Funniest Musical~Avenue Q

We loved it!!! Hilariously fun, mischievous and so real to our times. FYI, mature content. Surpasses rated R in a humorous way. Highly recommend watching it and theater is just... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved it!!! Hilariously fun, mischievous and so real to our times. FYI, mature content. Surpasses rated R in a humorous way. Highly recommend watching it and theater is just steps away from great dining which makes it ideal for an evening of dinner and a show with a couple of friends.

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Maple Shade, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came for a performance of Avenue q. Absolutely loved it. Definitely would recommend it ( as long as you're not easily offended... that bit about full frontal puppet nudity? Not a joke.). Not a bad seat in the house, so don't get over that. I was able to get a discounted ticket on sh, which worked fine. Drinks for sale... More 

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United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect - we were able to get discounted tickets so thought we would give it a try. What a great show! The actors did an amazing job with their characters and voicing the puppets. Some of it was a bit raunchy but overall very funny and an enjoyable night out. Would highly recommend

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

We saw a production here in Dec 16, and it was very enjoyable. Friendly staff showed us in made sure we had good seats (it wasn't full). Not that it mattered because it's set up Odeon-style, so all seats have a great view. Sound carried really well, good lighting - we had a really nice time all in all.

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Manassas, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

I can't believe it. I got tickets as a Christmas Present and I initially was a little pissed because I thought it was a children's show (which is was) but it was actually good! The lights were neat and the music and dancing was AWESOME! I mean I really went to the show with a chip on my shoulder and... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Wow, wha a great theater and show! Fabulous show and cast plus all the ushers and bar staff etc were lovely and friendly, make sure you come!

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

I've seen two different shows at New World Stages and high recommend the location. There are several theaters inside and they are all on the small side making every seat a good seat. We recently saw iluminate which was a fun for the whole family.

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Somerset, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

I went to see the show with family. Didn't know what to expect but I was pleasantly surprised. I expected just dancing but there was a storyline. They even had audience participation. It was an enjoyable show.

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Rutherford, New Jersey
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

I had excellent seats. The staff was awesome, even delivered drinks to your seat. Gary Coleman died in 2010. The storyline is outdated. For younger people they don't even know who he is. I could have snoozed but didn't want to be rude. Pass on this one if you have a choice.

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016

I love New World Stages (The theater) Great drinks allow you to have candy and drinks in your seat without requiring adult drinks in a sippy cut like most Broadway shows. I can only give average to the show Illuminate. The light effects are good and so are the dancers but I find the storyline confusing and so did a... More 

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