THE BOOK OF MORMON Announces Lottery for Run at Orpheum Theeater
THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, is pleased to announce a lottery ticket policy for the National Tour, which begins Saturday, October 12, at Omaha's Orpheum Theater and plays a limited nine-day, 11-performance engagement through Sunday, October 20, 2013. In Omaha, the production will conduct a pre-show lottery on each performance day at the Orpheum Theater box office, 409 S. 16th St. A limited number of tickets will be available at $25 each, cash only.
The wildly popular lottery for the Broadway production has attracted as many as 800 entries at some performances. The producers of THE BOOK OF MORMON are pleased to offer low-priced lottery seats for every city on the National Tour.
Entries will be accepted at the box office in the Orpheum Theater lobby beginning two and a half hours prior to each performance. Each person will print their name and the number of tickets (1 or 2) they wish to purchase on an entry form that is provided. Two hours before curtain, names will be drawn at random for a limited number of tickets priced at $25 each. Only one entry is allowed per person. Entry forms are checked for duplication prior to drawing. Winners must be present at the time of the drawing and show valid ID to purchase tickets cash only. Limit one entry per person and two tickets per winner. Tickets are subject to availability.
Performances for THE BOOK OF MORMON for which lottery tickets are available are: Saturday, October 12, 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 13, 1:30 p.m. and 7:00 pm.
Tuesday, October 15, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 16, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 17, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, October 18, 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 19, 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Sunday, October 20, 1:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Tickets for THE BOOK OF MORMON are also available for purchase at Ticket Omaha, online at TicketOmaha.com; by phone at 402.345.0606 or at the Ticket Omaha office in the Holland Performing Arts Center, 13th and Douglas streets, Omaha, Neb. Groups of 15 or more may purchase tickets by calling 402.661.8516 or toll-free at 866.434.8587.
THE BOOK OF MORMON features book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone. Parker and Stone are the four-time Emmy Award-winning creators of the landmark animated series, "South Park." Tony Award-winner Lopez is co-creator of the long-running hit musical comedy, Avenue Q. The musical is choreographed by Tony Award-winner Casey Nicholaw (Monty Python's Spamalot, The Drowsy Chaperone) and is directed by Nicholaw and Parker.
THE BOOK OF MORMON is the winner of nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score (Trey Parker, Robert Lopez, Matt Stone), Best Book (Trey Parker, Robert Lopez, Matt Stone), Best Direction (Casey Nicholaw, Trey Parker), Best Featured Actress (Nikki M. James), Best Scenic Design (Scott Pask), Best Lighting Design (Brian MacDevitt), Best Sound Design (Brian Ronan) and Best Orchestrations (Larry Hochman, Stephen Oremus); the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Musical; five Drama Desk Awards including Best Musical, the 2011 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album; four Outer Critics Circle Awards, including Best Musical, and the Drama League Award for Best Musical.
THE BOOK OF MORMON features set design by Scott Pask, costume design by Ann Roth, lighting design by Brian MacDevitt and sound design by Brian Ronan. Orchestrations are by Larry Hochman and Stephen Oremus. Music direction and vocal arrangements are by Stephen Oremus.
The Original Broadway Cast Recording for THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of the 2011 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, is available on Ghostlight Records.