Avenue Q

Name: Vineyard Theatre
Address: 108 East 15th Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Details
First performance date: February 19, 2003
Opening date: March 20, 2003
Closing date: May 4, 2003
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2003 Lucille Lortel Nominations
1. Outstanding Director, Jason Moore
2. Outstanding Choreography, Ken Roberson
3. Outstanding Scenic Design, Anna Louizos

2003 Drama Desk Nominations
1. Outstanding Book of a Musical, Jeff Whitty
2. Outstanding Lyrics, Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx
3. Outstanding Music, Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx
4. Outstanding Actress in a Musical, Stephanie D'Abruzzo
5. Outstanding Musical

2003 Outer Critics Circle Award Nomination
Outstanding Off-Broadway Musical

2003 Lucille Lortel Awards
1. Outstanding Musical
2. Outstanding Sound Design, Brett Jarvis

2003–2004 Outer Critics Circle Award
Outstanding Ensemble Performance and Puppet Artistry

2004 GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding New York Theater: Broadway and Off-Broadway

2004 Theatre World Awards
1. Stephanie D'Abruzzo
2. John Tartaglia

2004 Clarence Derwent Award
John Tartaglia
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
The New Group Producer
Vineyard Theatre Producer
Geoff Rich Executive Director
Jennifer Garvey-Blackwell Executive Director/External Affairs
Douglas Aibel Artistic Director
Scott Elliott Artistic Director
Bardo S. Ramirez Managing Director
Jeff Whitty Book
Robert Lopez Lyricist
Jeff Marx Lyricist
Robert Lopez Composer
Jeff Marx Composer
Robert Lopez Conceiver
Jeff Marx Conceiver
Jason Moore Director
Gary Adler Musical Director
Ken Roberson Choreographer
Anna Louizos Set Designer
Mirena Rada Costume Designer
Frances Aronson Lighting Designer
Brett Jarvis Sound Designer
Rick Lyon Puppet Designer
Jodi Schoenbrun Carter General Manager
Sam Rudy Press Representative
Sam Rudy Press Representative
Christine M. Daly Production Stage Manager
Alexis R. Prussack Assistant Stage Manager
Kai Brothers Production Manager
Bridget Markov Production Manager
Gary Adler Conductor
Steve Oremus Musical Arrangements
Steve Oremus Orchestrations
Steve Oremus Musical Supervision
Mark Hartman Acoustic Guitar
Patience Higgins Alto Saxophone
Mark Hartman Banjo
Patience Higgins Clarinet
Patience Higgins Flute
Gary Adler Keyboards
Mark Hartman Keyboards
Michael Croiter Percussion

Actor Role
Jennifer Barnhart Mrs. T/Bear
Natalie Venetia Belcon Gary Coleman
Stephanie D'Abruzzo Kate Monster/Lucy
Jordan Gelber Brian
Ann Harada Christmas Eve
Rick Lyon Nicky/Trekkie Monster/Bear
John Tartaglia Princeton/Rod
The production was scheduled to close May 11 but played its last performance May 4; the run ended early due to a cast member injury.

This production transferred to Broadway. It opened on July 31, 2003 at the John Golden Theatre. For more information regarding the Broadway production, please visit the Internet Broadway Database.