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Matt Stone

 
Bio:
Stone met Trey Parker at the University of Colorado and together they made a short animated piece called, "The Spirit of Christmas." This launched their most recognized work, the critically acclaimed and award-winning television show, "South Park." The animated series is in its 15th season on Comedy ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Stone met Trey Parker at the University of Colorado and together they made a short animated piece called, "The Spirit of Christmas." This launched their most recognized work, the critically acclaimed and award-winning television show, "South Park." The animated series is in its 15th season on Comedy ... (read complete bio)

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[Broadway, 2011]
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Matt Stone, Miki Sudo and Juan Rodriguez Photo

Matt Stone, Miki Sudo and Juan Rodriguez

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07/04/2014
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Matt Stone

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03/22/2013
Matt Stone and Trey Parker Photo

Matt Stone and Trey Parker

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03/22/2013
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Matt Stone and Angela Howard

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03/21/2013
Mandatory Credit: Photo by Jim Smeal / BEImages (1094089et)Trey Parker and Matt Stone Photo

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Jim Smeal / BEImages (1094089et)Trey Parker and Matt Stone'Book of Mormon' Opening Night, Los Angeles, America - 12 Sep 2012

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Matt Stone Biography

Stone met Trey Parker at the University of Colorado and together they made a short animated piece called, "The Spirit of Christmas." This launched their most recognized work, the critically acclaimed and award-winning television show, "South Park." The animated series is in its 15th season on Comedy Central and has won Stone 4 Emmy Awards and the coveted Peabody Award. South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut, which Stone produced and co-wrote, earned an Oscar nomination and the first NY Film Critics Award for an animated film. In addition to "South Park," Stone has partnered with Parker on the low budget Cannibal! The Musical, the superhero comedy Orgazmo and the marionette action thriller Team America: World Police. Matt Stone is originally from Littleton, Colorado.

Matt Stone Awards and Nominations

 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2011 - Best Book of a Musical Gold Star
Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2011 - Best Original Score Gold Star
Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Book of a Musical
Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Lyrics Gold Star
Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Music Gold Star
Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Book of a Musical Gold Star
Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Gold Star
Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon

Matt Stone News

THE BOOK OF MORMON to Return to Hershey Theatre This Fall Photo THE BOOK OF MORMON to Return to Hershey Theatre This Fall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Back by popular demand, THE BOOK OF MORMON, which played a limited engagement in 2016, returns to Hershey, Pa., for a weeklong engagement on September 27 - October 2, 2022, at Hershey Theatre.

RISING Unleashes Lineup of Art, Music, Food and Performance Across Melbourne Photo RISING Unleashes Lineup of Art, Music, Food and Performance Across Melbourne
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2022

RISING, a festival three years in the making, has opened today. Victoria's newest major event commences its first uninterrupted, full program of music, art, performance and ceremony that will reawaken and reconnect the city to the world, inviting audiences to get lost, go deep and shake loose.

BWW Review: THE NEW YORK POPS 39TH BIRTHDAY GALA at Carnegie Hall by Guest Reviewer A Photo BWW Review: THE NEW YORK POPS 39TH BIRTHDAY GALA at Carnegie Hall by Guest Reviewer Andrew Poretz
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 29, 2022

A true star-studded evening recently played Carnegie Hall as the New York Pops celebrates 39 years with a gala featuring the works of Kristen & Bobby Lopez,

No Booking Fee On THE BOOK OF MORMON Tickets Photo No Booking Fee On THE BOOK OF MORMON Tickets
by Marianka Swain - Apr 27, 2022

The Book of Mormon comes from South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and Avenue Q co-creator Robert Lopez. It's currently playing at London's Prince of Wales Theatre in the West End - and you can book tickets now with no booking fee!

Trai Byers, Ray Fisher, April Matthis & Michael Potts Join the Cast of THE PIANO LESS Photo Trai Byers, Ray Fisher, April Matthis & Michael Potts Join the Cast of THE PIANO LESSON Starring Samuel L. Jackson & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2022

Producers Brian Anthony Moreland, Sonia Friedman and Tom Kirdahy announced additional cast for the revival of August Wilson’s seminal, Pulitzer Prize-winning drama The Piano Lesson, the first Broadway revival in more than 30 years since the play’s Main Stem premiere in 1990.

RISING Announces Continuation of Sidney Myer Music Bowl Takeover Photo RISING Announces Continuation of Sidney Myer Music Bowl Takeover
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 8, 2022

Due to unprecedented demand,¬†RISING has today announced the extension of¬†The Wilds, with their unprecedented takeover of the Sidney Myer Music Bowl set to run for an extra week until June 19.¬†Tickets are on sale now¬†(Adult: $22; Concession: $17; Child: $12).¬†RISING takes place Wed 1 June‚ÄĒSun 12 June 2022.¬†The Wilds will take over Sidney Myer Music Bowl from Wed 1 June ‚ÄĒSun 19 June 2022 (no Mondays).

Comedy Central Announces 'South Park: The 25th Anniversary Concert' Photo Comedy Central Announces 'South Park: The 25th Anniversary Concert'
by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2022

Comedy Central today announced that renowned franchise ‚ÄúSouth Park‚ÄĚ will celebrate its 25th Anniversary (series premiere: August 13, 1997) this summer with ‚ÄúSouth Park: The 25th Anniversary Concert‚ÄĚ at the iconic Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre. Music has played an essential part in the series and the concert will feature some fan favorites.

Book London Theatre Week Tickets For THE BOOK OF MORMON Photo Book London Theatre Week Tickets For THE BOOK OF MORMON
by Marianka Swain - Mar 2, 2022

The Book of Mormon, winner of nine Tony Awards and four Olivier Awards, including Best Musical for both, follows a pair of Mormon boys sent on a mission to a place that’s about as far away from Salt Lake City as you can get. Book tickets now!

THE BOOK OF MORMON Announces New National Tour for Fall 2022 Photo THE BOOK OF MORMON Announces New National Tour for Fall 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2022

THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, will launch a new national tour in the 2022-2023 season. The tour will visit four dozen cities across America, 25 of which will present THE BOOK OF MORMON for the first time. A complete tour schedule will be announced in the coming months. 

Paramount+ Announces New SOUTH PARK & BEAVIS & BUTT-HEAD Content Photo Paramount+ Announces New SOUTH PARK & BEAVIS & BUTT-HEAD Content
by Michael Major - Feb 16, 2022

Paramount+ has announced SOUTH PARK: POST COVID and SOUTH PARK: POST COVID: THE RETURN OF COVID. Paramount+ also revealed the title of its new ‚ÄúBeavis and Butt-Head‚ÄĚ film: BEAVIS AND BUTT-HEAD DO THE UNIVERSE. A new season of the hit animated series, as well as the full library of over 200 remastered episodes, will also stream exclusively.

Matt Stone Videos

VIDEO: Elizabeth Stanley, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jeff Kready, and Tamar Greene Sing Orc VideoVIDEO: Elizabeth Stanley, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jeff Kready, and Tamar Greene Sing Orchestral SOUTH PARK Theme Song
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2022

To promote the premiere of the upcoming 25th anniversary season of South Park, the notably risqué theme song for the adult animated series was reimagined for an orchestral performance! The orchestra is conducted by Broadway's Stephen Oremus, who won a Tony Award for his orchestrations for The Book of Mormon, the musical written by South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone.

VIDEO: Watch a Preview of the Next Episode of SOUTH PARK VideoVIDEO: Watch a Preview of the Next Episode of SOUTH PARK
by Stage Tube - Nov 4, 2019

Randy is thrown in jail in the newest episode of¬†South Park¬†titled, ‚ÄúSeason Finale‚ÄĚ airing on Wednesday, November 6 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central.

VIDEO: Watch a Preview for the New Episode of SOUTH PARK VideoVIDEO: Watch a Preview for the New Episode of SOUTH PARK
by Stage Tube - Oct 14, 2019

Cartman has a heart attack in an all-new episode titled, ‚ÄúLet Them Eat Goo,‚ÄĚ airing on Wednesday, October 16 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on¬†Comedy Central.

VIDEO: SOUTH PARK Reaches 300th Episode On October 9 VideoVIDEO: SOUTH PARK Reaches 300th Episode On October 9
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2019

The show's creators celebrate the THIRD episode of¬†Tegridy Farms¬†in the episode titled, ‚ÄúSHOTS!!!‚ÄĚ airing on Wednesday, October 9 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on¬†Comedy Central.

VIDEO: Clip from the Season Premiere of SOUTH PARK VideoVIDEO: Clip from the Season Premiere of SOUTH PARK
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 24, 2019

 Randy fights against home-grown in the season 23 premiere of South Park titled, 'Mexican Joker' airing on Wednesday, September 25 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central. 

VIDEO: 30 Days of Tony, Day 24- Robert Lopez Nabs A Divine Tony Win for BOOK OF MORMO VideoVIDEO: 30 Days of Tony, Day 24- Robert Lopez Nabs A Divine Tony Win for BOOK OF MORMON
by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2018

On Day 24 of 30 Days of Tony, we celebrate an iconic artist, who has more than a few previous wins up his sleeve and recently become the first person in history to win a double EGOT, Robert Lopez, who is nominated this year with his wife and songwriting partner, Kristen Anderson-Lopez, for the score of Frozen.

VIDEO: THE BOOK OF MORMON Loads In at San Francisco's Orpheum Theatre! VideoVIDEO: THE BOOK OF MORMON Loads In at San Francisco's Orpheum Theatre!
by Stage Tube - Feb 6, 2018

SHN: Broadway in San Francisco shared a video on Twitter yesterday that depicted a timelapse of the San Francisco company of The Book of Mormon loading in. The video shows the crew piecing together the set and allows fans to get a glimpse of how their favorite show is created.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Super Hard PCness' Episode of SOUTH PARK VideoVIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Super Hard PCness' Episode of SOUTH PARK
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 27, 2017

It's never been more challenging to be a PC Principal in an all-new episode of SOUTH PARK titled Super Hard PCness on Wednesday, November 29 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Time For the Annual Science Fair on Next SOUTH PARK VideoVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Time For the Annual Science Fair on Next SOUTH PARK
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 13, 2017

It's time for the annual science fair in an all-new episode of SOUTH PARK titled Moss Piglets on Wednesday, November 15 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - The Opioid Epidemic Strikes on This Week's SOUTH PARK VideoVIDEO: Sneak Peek - The Opioid Epidemic Strikes on This Week's SOUTH PARK
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 16, 2017

Beloved entertainers are being cut down in their prime due to massive overdoses of opiates in an all-new episode of SOUTH PARK titled Hummels & Heroin on Wednesday, October 18 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central.


Matt Stone Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Matt Stone written?
Matt Stone has written 1 shows including The Book of Mormon (Lyricist).

What awards has Matt Stone been nominated for?
Best Book of a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for The Book of Mormon , Best Original Score (BroadwayWorld Awards) for The Book of Mormon , Outstanding Book of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Book of Mormon , Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for The Book of Mormon , Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for The Book of Mormon Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Book of Mormon and Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for The Book of Mormon .

What awards has Matt Stone won?
Best Book of a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for The Book of Mormon, Best Original Score (BroadwayWorld Awards) for The Book of Mormon, Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for The Book of Mormon, Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for The Book of Mormon Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Book of Mormonand Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for The Book of Mormon.