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The Book of Mormon – Palace Theatre, Manchester

Music, Book & Lyrics: Trey Parker, Robert Lopez & Matt Stone   Directors: Casey Nicholaw & Trey Parker   Reviewer: Jay Nuttall   The hype around The Book of Mormon in Manchester is huge. Posters flood the city advertising its eleven-week run over the summer at The Palace Theatre. For any theatre-goer decanted to Mars over the last few years ...

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The Book of Musicals – Old Joint Stock, Birmingham

Director: Richard Haines Reviewer: Selwyn Knight [rating:3.5] The Old Joint Stock Musical Theatre Company is resident at this venue in Birmingham. This young amateur group was formed a couple of years ago with the aim of bringing big shows to this intimate venue and has been growing in confidence ever since. Last Christmas, it produced its first full length musical, ...

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CD REVIEW: Kinky Boots

Book: Harvey Fierstein Composer &Lyricist: Cyndi Lauper Music Supervisor/Otchestrator/Arranger: Stephen Oremus Reviewer : Rosie Revell [Rating:5] Mere days after it swept the Tony Awards the Broadway cast recording of Kinky Boots sashays its way to be reviewed and the hype around the show is going stratostrophic. Its is easy to dismiss the hype but I’m genuinely pleased to report that ...

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NEWS: Book of Mormon smashes box office record

Just one day after its gala opening at London’s Prince of Wales Theatre, producers of The Book of Mormon have announced that the show has set a record for the biggest single day of sales in West End and Broadway history. Between 10 am and Midnight on Friday( March 22) £2,107,972 was taken in ticket sales. The show has now ...

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CD review: The Book of Mormon – Original Broadway Cast Recording

Book/lyrics/music: Trey Parker, Matt Stone &Robert Lopez Reviewer: Lucy Thackray [rating:5] The Book of Mormon, the astonishingly successful Broadway show by South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone along with Avenue Q creative Robert Lopez (winning nine Tony Awards in 2011) is now available aurally for those who can’t wait for it to convert the West End in February. ...

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NEWS: Book Of Mormon Casting Confirmed

Producers have announced casting for the London production of Broadway hit musical The Book Of Mormon. Gavin Creel and Jared Gertner will lead the company as Elder Price and Elder Cunningham. Creel and Price are currently leading the Los Angeles production, where the show has broken all box office records. The Book of Mormon begins previewing at the Prince of ...

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