BOOK OF MORMON Adds New Preview Performance With All Seats At $20
An additional preview was announced today for the upcoming Sydney production of The Book of Mormon, on Tuesday 27 February at 7pm at the Sydney Lyric Theatre. This will be the first chance for fans to see the much-anticipated Broadway smash hit in Sydney. All tickets for this special preview will cost only $20.00 and go on sale at 9am on Monday 19 February.
Tickets for this preview performance are only available in person through the Sydney Lyric Theatre box office which will open at 9am on Monday 19 February. Fans are encouraged to queue up as early as possible (coffee will be available for sale at The Star from 6am) since tickets will be allocated on a strictly 'first come-first served' basis. Up to two tickets may be purchased per customer and valid ID must be shown during the transaction (this ID will be used for identification on the day of the performance). All tickets are subject to availability and cannot be re-sold.
Winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, the Grammy for Best Musical Theatre album and four Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, The Book of Mormon set a record for the highest grossing on-sale of any musical theatre production in Sydney's history with more than 45,000 tickets sold by the end of the first day of public sales, and broke the house record for the highest selling on sale period of any production in the Princess Theatre's 159-year history in Melbourne.
Since making its world premiere in March 2011 at New York's Eugene O'Neill Theatre, The Book of Mormon has played 360 consecutive weeks at more than 100% capacity on Broadway (standing room adds additional capacity), and 209 weeks at more than 100% capacity at theatres around the US and Canada. It has broken the house record at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre more than 50 times and set 103 house records at 56 theatres around North America.
The London production opened in February 2013, winning four Olivier Awards, including Best New Musical. The Book of Mormon smashed box office records for the highest single day of sales in West End history. and has sold out every single one of its 2,075 performances thus far in London's West End.
Book, Music and Lyrics are by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone. Co-directed by Trey Parker and Casey Nicholaw, The Book of Mormon has choreography by Casey Nicholaw, set design by Scott Pask, costume design by Ann Roth, lighting design by Brian MacDevitt, sound design by Brian Ronan, orchestrations by Larry Hochman and Stephen Oremus, and music supervision and vocal arrangements by Stephen Oremus.
Tickets are available from BookOfMormonMusical.com.au