THE BOOK OF MORMON breaks house records on Broadway and in Denver

THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, broke records on Broadway and in Denver for the week ending August 19.  At Broadway’s Eugene O’Neill Theatre, THE BOOK OF MORMON grossed $1,651,064.00, breaking the house record for the 39th time.  In Denver, where THE BOOK OF MORMON is launching its First National Tour, the show broke the house record at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House, with $1,340,947.00 for the week.  Following the Denver engagement, the First National Tour of THE BOOK OF MORMON heads to Los Angeles, with performances beginning September 5 at the Pantages Theatre.

THE BOOK OF MORMON features book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone.  The production is choreographed by Casey Nicholaw 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.

Tickets are available at Telecharge.com, by calling Telecharge.com at 212-239-6200 or in person at the Eugene O’Neill box office (230 West 49th Street).

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