National tour of 'The Book of Mormon' coming to Louisville

National tour of 'The Book of Mormon' coming to Louisville

National tour of 'The Book of Mormon' coming to Louisville

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by Press Release

WHAS11.com

Posted on August 9, 2012 at 3:30 PM

Updated Thursday, Aug 9 at 3:39 PM

The National Tour of THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best
Musical, will play in Louisville as part of the PNC Broadway in Louisville 2013-2014 Season at The
Kentucky Center.

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, nominated for a 2012
Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, is available on Ghostlight Records.

For more information, visit www.BookofMormonTheMusical.com, or follow THE BOOK OF MORMON on Twitter and on Facebook.

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