Monday, March 25, 2019

The Book of Mormon Celebrates Eight Years on Broadway by

I believe! The Book of Mormon celebrated its eighth anniversary on March 24. The Tony-winning musical, which stars Kevin Clay as Elder Price and Cody Jamison Strand as Elder Cunningham, is …

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The Book of Mormon to return to Brisbane in 2020 by Matt Edwards

The Book of Mormon opened at QPAC in Brisbane earlier this month, where it is playing until May 31, before moving on to Adelaide and Perth. The production is selling so well in the north tha…

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Sunday, March 24, 2019

THE BOOK OF MORMON Broadway and Touring Productions Celebrate Milestones This Week by BroadwayWorld

The Book Of Mormon is doing something incredible This weekend, the nine-time Tony Awards winner marks two major milestones on Broadway and on National Tour.

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Broadway Performers to Headline Benefit Performance for Dancers Responding to AIDS by Ruthie Fierberg

The April event features artists from The Book of Mormon, Jesus Christ Superstar Live, and more.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The Book of Mormon to return to Brisbane in January 2020 by Arts Review

The Producers of the Australian production of The Book of Mormon have announced that due to unprecedented demand the hit production will return to Brisbane next year. Currently playing to so…

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Network Proves Its Hit Status with Another Million-Dollar Week by

It was a week of celebration for the acclaimed play Network, Lee Hall and Ivo van Hove's acclaimed adaptation of Paddy Chayefsky's iconic film. As the show announced its recoupment, audienc…

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Saturday, March 9, 2019

The Mormons are heading to Perth by AussieTheatre

The Book of Mormon, Broadway’s smash hit musical written by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez, is coming to Perth this year. The Tony®, Olivier®, Grammy® and Helpmann® award-win…

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The Mormons are coming to Perth! by Arts Review

Broadway’s smash hit musical written by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez, The Book of Mormon, is coming to Perth’s Crown Theatre this September. Notching up 816 Australian perfor…

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Monday, March 4, 2019

Hamilton Olivier Winner Giles Terera Joins New West End Staging of Ibsen's Rosmersholm by Andy Lefkowitz

Giles Terera, the mega-talented actor who took home an Olivier Award for his turn as Aaron Burr in Hamilton, has been cast in the highly anticipated new West End staging of Henrik Ibsen's Ro…

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“Mean Girls,” “SpongeBob Musical,” “Lion King” among Broadway hits coming to Denver in 2019-2020 by John Wenzel, The Know

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts will welcome back smash hits including “Hamilton” and “The Book of Mormon” while adding the Colorado debuts of “Mean Girls,” “The Spon…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Center Theatre Group's 2019–2020 Season Includes Sting in The Last Ship and John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons by Adam Hetrick

The theatre’s new lineup will also feature the Tony-winning revival of Once On This Island, Mike Birbiglia's The New One, and the L.A. return of The Book of Mormon.

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Looking Forward to Spring: March - May 2019 by JK

2019 is in full swing, and now we are approaching the crunch of spring openings, with shows trying to get in under the wire for all of the awards. Exciting times for sure! This spring, we ar…

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Sunday, February 24, 2019

Book Of Mormon Trivia by Unicutelove

How well do you know the Book of Mormon? More The post Book Of Mormon Trivia appeared first on Theatre Nerds.

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Thursday, February 21, 2019

#TBT: 2011 OBCR: The Book of Mormon by JK

Mike will tell you that after we saw an early performance in the now legendary run of The Book of Mormon, I predicted a 3 year run, max, and that after all the South Park fans were depleted,…

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 #LiveatFive with Cody Jamison Strand and Jacob ben Widmar by

Former The Book of Mormon co-stars Cody Jamison Strand and Jacob ben Widmar stop by to chat about Broadway's High School Throwback Concert at Green Room 42 and more with Paul Wontorek.&n…

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Michael James Scott Returns to Broadway's Aladdin as the Genie by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway alum Michael James Scott, standout star of the Australian and London productions of Disney's Aladdin, steps into the hit Broadway production beginning on February 15. Scott repr…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Lifetime's American Princess, With Tony Nominee Rory O’Malley, Sets Premiere Date by Andrew Gans

The series featuring The Book of Mormon and Hamilton star will debut this June; O’Malley has also recently become full-time podcast host for the Geffen.

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Odds & Ends: Ethan Slater Releases First Single Richmond Rewrites & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Ethan Slater Releases First Single Richmond Rewrites We've been cheering for multi-talented star Ethan Slater since h…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Odds & Ends: Jelani Remy & Taylor Iman Jones to Sing High School Musical in Concert & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Jelani Remy & Taylor Iman Jones to Sing High School Musical in Concert A talented slate of New York stage alums will …

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

Top New York Stage This Week: Philip Glass’s Cool School, Chill Pills by Mark Beech

This week in New York performing arts, the composer Philip Glass brings Laurie Anderson and Bernard Sumner of the band New Order to Carnegie Hall, while Sharon Van Etten plays the Beacon The…

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Top London Stage This Week: Pinter and Miller to The Streets by Mark Beech

In London performing arts this week, “Leave to Remain” and “Cost of Living” have both opened to some strong reviews. The revival of the acclaimed “Home, I’m Darling” and the fi…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The Band's Visit, Mean Girls, SpongeBob SquarePants Are Heading to Las Vegas by Andrew Gans

The Smith Center’s 2019–2020 season will launch in July with the Tony-winning The Book of Mormon.

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Ben Platt's Debut Album 'Sing to Me Instead' Sets March Release Date by Andy Lefkowitz

The countdown can officially begin for the release of Tony winner Ben Platt's debut album, Sing to Me Instead. The previously announced tome of original music will be fully rel…

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Around the World in 80 Musicals: Part V: The Middle East and Africa by JK

Today our world tour continues to the Dark Continent and the desert region, with stops in 7 countries. This week's adventure covers 10 more musicals - some are blockbusters, others criticall…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Waitress Breaks a Million with New Duo Sara Bareilles & Gavin Creel by

Grosses are rising at the hit Broadway musical Waitress, which surpassed one million dollars in its second week featuring new stars Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel. In the third engagement ap…

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Friday, January 18, 2019

Andrew Rannells on Landing His First Broadway Angel in Rent by

Today, we know Andrew Rannells as the two-time Tony-nominated actor whose screen credits include Girls and the upcoming Black Monday. The beloved star of Falsettos and The Book of Mormon pai…

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

David Henry Hwang to Pen Live-Action Hunchback of Notre Dame Film; Josh Gad Eyes Title Role by Andy Lefkowitz

There's more life yet for The Hunchback of Notre Dame. The beloved 1996 animated film which was adapted into an acclaimed stage musical will now appear as a live-action movie, with a scr…

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Friday, January 11, 2019

Upcoming Equity Auditions for The Book of Mormon, Wicked, Burn This, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with this selection of upcoming auditions for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Make Way! Ainsley Melham & Michael James Scott Are the New Stars of Broadway's Aladdin by Andy Lefkowitz

Ainsley Melham and Michael James Scott, standout stars of the Australian and London productions of Disney's Aladdin, will head into the hit Broadway production at the New Amsterdam Theat…

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Danny Burstein & Christian Dante White Join My Fair Lady on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Talented Broadway alums Danny Burstein and Christian Dante step into the acclaimed Broadway revival of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady on January 8. They take over the roles of Alfred …

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Monday, January 7, 2019

Sara Bareilles & Gavin Creel Kick Off Performances in Waitress on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Sara Bareilles, the Tony-nominated songwriter of Waitress, rejoins the hit musical in the role of Jenna on January 7. She is joined by Tony winner Gavin Creel, who steps into the tuner for t…

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