Enlightened Theatrics 2019 Season opens with the multi-Tony award winning musical, Avenue Q at Salem’s Historic Grand Theatre on Friday, March 22.

The musical tackles tough subjects like racism, unemployment, homosexuality, homelessness and love through catchy tunes, larger than life characters and puppetry. The production also has adult situations and may be inappropriate for children under 17.

The play runs through April 14. Performances are Wednesday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:30 p.m. Preview performances occur Wednesday, March 20 and Thursday, March 21.

Tickets can be purchased at enlightenedtheatrics.org or by calling 503-585-3427.

Box office hours are noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and one hour prior to every performance at the theatre window.