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THE BOOK OF MORMON Announces Ticket Lottery Policy for Hobby Center Tour Launch, 9/3
by BWW News Desk - August 21, 2013
The Book of Mormon, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, has announced a lottery ticket policy for the National Tour, which begins Tuesday, September 3 at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts in Houston and plays a limited two week engagement through Sunday, September 15. In Houston, the production will conduct a pre-show lottery at the box office before each performance, making a limited number of tickets available at $25 apiece, cash only. (more...)
THE BOOK OF MORMON Celebrates 1,000th Performance on Broadway Today
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2013
Today, August 17, The Book of Mormon, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical and the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, will celebrate 1,000 performances on Broadway. The production opened to rave reviews on March 24, 2011 at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street). (more...)
THE BOOK OF MORMON Extends at Pantages Theatre Through March 16, 2014
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2013
The producers of The Book of Mormon and The Nederlander Organization announced today five additional weeks of performances have been added to the originally announced return engagement. The show will begin performances January 21 at Hollywood Pantages Theatre and play through March 16, 2014. (more...)
Photo Flash: BOOK OF MORMON's Nic Rouleau and Ben Platt Perform 7th Inning Stretch at Wrigley Field
by BWW News Desk - June 11, 2013
The Book of Mormon stars, Nic Rouleau and Ben Platt, performed the Chicago Cubs Seventh Inning Stretch at Wrigley Field yesterday evening, June 10, 2013. Check out the photos below! (more...)
Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, May 18 - STAR TREK Edition with BOOK OF MORMON, KINKY BOOTS and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2013
It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' round-up. Today's photos feature Star Trek-themed pics from the casts of The Book of Mormon and KINKY BOOTS, plus SIPs from NICE WORK, THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL, SPIDER-MAN, WEST SIDE STORY, TOP HAT, The Book of Mormon in the West End, SILENCE! THE MUSICAL celebrating its 500th performance, off-Broadway, a first shot from MEASURE FOR MEASURE at the Stratford Festival, a literal 'sip' from SPAMALOT at the Hobby Center and more! (more...)
Woman Joins LDS Church After Seeing THE BOOK OF MORMON on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2013
The Book of Mormon has been described by its creators, SOUTH PARK juggernauts Trey Parker and Matt Stone, as 'making fun of and celebrating things at the same time,' so it might not come as a surprise to them that seeing the satirical smash hit led student Liza Morong, 21, to pick up a real copy of The Book of Mormon. (more...)
Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, April 20 - BOOK OF MORMON, JERSEY BOYS and More Send Love to Boston!
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2013
It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' round-up. Today's photos feature the theatre community sending love to Boston, including the casts of The Book of Mormon and JERSEY BOYS, as well as STUCK ELEVATOR in San Francisco and MAME, plus pics from KINKY BOOTS, THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL, MATILDA, MOTOWN, AVENUE Q, THE FANTASTICKS, BERENSTAIN BEARS LIVE, HIT THE WALL, CHICAGO, TOP HAT, THE ADDAMS FAMILY, SPAMALOT, WICKED, PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT, La Mirada's SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS and more! (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Trey Parker & Matt Stone Featured in New THE BOOK OF MORMON Promo!
by Stage Tube - April 1, 2013
On Broadway, The Book of Mormon has broken the Eugene O'Neill Theatre's house record 44 times. The National Tour of The Book of Mormon has continually broken house records across the country since opening in Denver in the summer of 2012. The Chicago production of The Book of Mormon holds the house record at the Bank of America Theatre. The show just released a new promo featuring creators Try Parker and Matt Stone and you can check it out below! (more...)
Review Roundup: West End's BOOK OF MORMON
by Review Roundups - March 22, 2013
The Book of Mormon opened last night at the Prince of Wales Theatre to mixed reviews with ticket sales of £9 million. (more...)
Photo Flash: James Corden & More Attend BOOK OF MORMON's Red Nose Gala Performance
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2013
James Corden, Helena Bonham Carter, Tim Burton and Simon Cowell were among the guests at last night's special 'Red Nose Day' gala performance of The Book of Mormon, now in previews at the Prince of Wales Theatre. Check out photos from the event below! (more...)
THE BOOK OF MORMON Begins Performances in Minneapolis Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 5, 2013
The Book of Mormon, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, debuts in Minnesota tonight, February 5-17, 2013 at Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre for a limited engagement. (more...)
Matt Loehr Takes Over as 'Elder McKinley' in THE BOOK OF MORMON
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2013
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Tony nominee Rory O'Malley played his final performance in The Book of Mormon on January 27th. He'll be replaced by Matt Loehr, who takes over as Elder McKinley tonight, January 29. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Maia Nkenge Wilson Performs ONCE ON THIS ISLAND's 'Waiting for Life' at Broadway Sessions
by Stage Tube - January 23, 2013
The Book of Mormon's Maia Nkenge Wilson sang an impromptu version of Once On This Island's 'Waiting For Life' at Broadway Sessions on November 29th, 2012, complete with impromptu back up singers and dancers. Watch the performance below! (more...)
THE BOOK OF MORMON Announces Ticket Lottery in Minneapolis; Show to Play 2/5-17
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2013
The Book of Mormon, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, debuts in Minnesota February 5-17, 2013 at Hennepin Theatre Trust's Orpheum Theatre for a limited engagement. In Minneapolis, the production has announced a pre-show ticket lottery, making a limited number of tickets available for $25 each, cash only, at the Orpheum box office, 910 Hennepin Avenue. The Book of Mormon is presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust as part of its 2012/13 Broadway Across America-Minneapolis Season. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: BOOK OF MORMON's Jason Michael Snow Performs 'Lowdown-Down' at BROADWAY SESSIONS
by Stage Tube - January 16, 2013
Jason Michael Snow performed 'Lowdown-Down' at Broadway Sessions on November 29th, 2012. Watch him sing in the video below! (more...)
Rory O'Malley to Leave BOOK OF MORMON, 1/27
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2013
Rory O'Malley has announced on his Facebook page today that he will be exiting the Tony-award winning musical BOOK OF MORMON. According to the post, his last performance will be on Sunday, January 27th. (more...)
BOOK OF MORMON's Nikki M. James and More Star in Project Shaw's SAINT JOAN at The Players Club Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2012
Gingold Theatrical Group's PROJECT SHAW presents SAINT JOAN - George Bernard Shaw's most celebrated play -tonight, December 17 at 7pm at The Players Club (16 Gramercy Park South) in Manhattan. David Staller produces and directs. (more...)
Viacom CEO Comments on THE BOOK OF MORMON Movie Plans
by BWW News Desk - December 13, 2012
According to Variety, Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman recently commented on a potential movie version of 'South Park' creators' Trey Parker and Matt Stone's hit Broadway musical The Book of Mormon. Viacom owns Comedy Central, which airs 'South Park'. (more...)
Twitter Watch: Josh Gad-'Back together with Andrew Rannells...and it feels so right'
by BWW - December 9, 2012
On Twitter Watch, Josh Gad wrote 'Back together with @AndrewRannells and #jason schwartzman and it feels so right. #funnyordie exclusive pic.twitter.com/l3DKsixf' (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Andrew Rannells on the TREVOR LIVE Red Carpet!
by Stage Tube - December 7, 2012
Andrew Rannells, star of "The New Normal," "Girls," and Broadway's smash hit "The Book of Mormon', visited with What's Trending on the TREVOR LIVE red carpet to chat about supporting Trevor's cause, being raised in a small town, and his ultimate dream acting role. Click below to watch the interview! (more...)
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