The nine-Tony Award-winning hit musical by the folks who’ve happily inflicted South Park on us for years will be coming to the Winspear Opera House as part of the Lexus Broadway Series. But we won’t know when until the entire series is announced in early 2013.
So here’s the full press release:
WINNER! TONY AWARD – BEST MUSICAL
WINNER! NEW YORK DRAMA CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD – BEST MUSICAL
WINNER! DRAMA DESK AWARD – BEST MUSICAL
WINNER! OUTER CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD – BEST MUSICAL
WINNER! DRAMA LEAGUE AWARD – BEST MUSICAL
WINNER! GRAMMY AWARD – BEST MUSICAL THEATER ALBUM
“THE BEST MUSICAL OF THIS CENTURY.
Heaven on Broadway! A celebration of the privilege
of living inside that improbable paradise called a musical comedy.”
Ben Brantley, THE NEW YORK TIMES
NATIONAL TOUR OF THE BOOK OF MORMON COMING TO DALLAS DURING 2013/2014 SEASON
The National Tour of THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, will play in Dallas as part of the 2013/2014 Lexus Broadway Series season at the AT&T Performing Arts Center’s Winspear Opera House.
Performance dates and prices for THE BOOK OF MORMON will be announced in early 2013 when the entire 2013/2014 Lexus Broadway Series season is announced. Subscribers to the current 2012/2013 season will receive first priority to purchase subscriptions to the 2013/2014 season featuring THE BOOK OF MORMON. There are four shows remaining on the 2012/2013 season: JEKYLL & HYDE, ANYTHING GOES, FELA! and TRACES. Four-show subscriptions are available now by calling 214-880-0202, more information is available at www.attpac.org/broadway.
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.
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For more information, visit www.BookofMormonTheMusical.com