Producers announce Mercury Theater’s production of the R-rated muppet show, Avenue Q, has been extended through Oct. 26. (Review on this site may be found here.)
This winner of the Tony “Triple Crown” for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, is led by Jeff Award winners L. Walter Stearns (Director), Eugene Dizon (Musical Direction), and Kevin Bellie (Choreography), featuring custom made puppets by Russ Walko.
Avenue Q‘s extension is postponing Mercury’s production of The Addams Family until 2015.
The performance schedule for Avenue Q through June 29th remains: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 7:30pm, Fridays at 8 pm, Saturdays at 2 pm and 8pm and Sundays at 2 pm and 6:30 pm. From July 9 to October 26th, the performance schedule will be Wednesdays and Thursdays at 7:30 pm, Fridays at 8pm, Saturdays at 5 pm and 8:30 pm and Sundays at 2 pm. Tickets are $25-$65, and are available online at www.MercuryTheaterChicago.com, over the phone at (773) 325-1700, or in person at 3745 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago.