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Avenue Q Brisbane Arts Theatre

At first glance Avenue Q seems like nice wholesome family fun. It’s a stage show featuring quirky puppets, as well as lively song and dance. But wait a second… These grown-up imaginings of the lovable Muppets don’t only sing and dance. They also fight and… um… have sex… live onstage. Definitely don’t bring the kids! …

The play was first adapted for the stage by Burgess in 1987 from his own novel, in response to Stanley Kubrick’s cult 1971 film adaptation.

Stephen Sondheim’s classic musical A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum is opening at Brisbane Arts Theatre this weekend, the show’s first Australian staging in five years. Inspired by the farces of the ancient Roman playwright Plautus, the comic romp A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum tells the …