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When Jeff Whitty, Jeff Marx and Robert Lopez created the “School Edition” of their Tony-winning AVENUE Q, they had high schools in mind. And yet, this abridged and expurgated edition was what Thomas Stretton, a professor at Cabrini College in Radnor, Pennsylvania, decided to stage on his campus. “I have found the show an engaging [...]

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The Season 1 finale of NBC’s Smash featured the first Boston preview of Bombshell with Karen stepping into the leading role at the last minute.  The episode ended with Karen giving the preview of Bombshell and a fantastic ending with “Don’t Forget About Me.” We certainly haven’t forgotten about you Karen Cartwright!  As we begin [...]

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I’m thrilled that Bring It On will soon be made available for licensing to theaters around the country. Though I was never a cheerleader myself (sports? what?), this show has a lot to cheer about. In case you haven't had a chance to see it on tour or on Broadway, here are just a few [...]

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March 8th is International Women’s Day and the whole month of March is Women’s History Month. We think this is a great opportunity to spotlight some of the amazing work in the MTI catalog created by women writers. It’s undeniable that musical theater is an art form that has historically been dominated by men writers, [...]

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There’s been a MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET and AVENUE Q.  MTI has worked tirelessly from 9 TO 5 to release a plethora of shows that aren’t only NEXT TO NORMAL they’re FAME-ous JR!  In fact,  FLAT STANLEY was in such a state of XANADU he had to be sent to DR. DOLITTLE.  And NEW ADVENTURES [...]

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Winner of the TONY® “TRIPLE CROWN” for BEST MUSICAL, BEST SCORE and BEST BOOK, AVENUE Q is part flesh, part felt and packed with heart.  AVENUE Q (Music and Lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, Book by Jeff Whitty) is a laugh-out-loud musical that tells the timeless story of a recent college grad named Princeton [...]

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With so many great shows criss-crossing the country, there’s never been a better time to experience the thrill of an MTI musical.  The following is a list of some of MTI’s shows that are currently on tour in the U.S.  Ticketing and scheduling information can be found on each show’s official website, so click away [...]

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Congratulations to our friends at Stagedoor Manor for their awesome feature on CBS Sunday Morning!  The segment aired on the show’s August 8 Broadcast.  Stagedoor, located in New York’s Catskill Mountains, is a summer training camp for the Broadway stars of tomorrow, and has a very impressive alumni list, including Natalie Portman, Jon Cryer, Zach [...]

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Audience-favorite AVENUE Q has just reopened Off-Broadway, and we  – and the critics — couldn’t be happier! The show is as fresh and delightful as ever in its new, more intimate venue. And as Ben Brantley’s new review indicates, that special feeling of hopelessness and joblessness among young college graduates may be more current than [...]

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Back on (Off) Broadway: AVENUE Q

by admin on September 22, 2009

in Avenue Q,Show Spotlight

During the final performance of AVENUE Q on September 13th, producer Kevin McCollum announced after running for more than six years at the John Golden Theatre, the Tony Award-winning show will find a new home at New World Stages. Starting October 9th, Princeton and the gang will play to a 499-seat house just around the [...]

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