Today, Monday 14 January 2013, sees the start of rehearsals for the London production of The Book of Mormon, which previews at the Prince of Wales Theatre from 25 February 2013. The full cast, which is led by Gavin Creel as Elder Price and Jared Gertner as Elder Cunningham includes: Mark Anderson, Stephen Ashfield, Benjamin Brook, Daniel Buckley, Daniel Clift, Ashley Day, Terry Doe, Candace Furbert, Patrick George, Nadine Higgin, Tyrone Huntley, Evan James, Chris Jarman, Michael Kent, Alexia Khadime, Matt Krzan, Oliver Lidert, Daniel McKinley, Luke Newton, Terel Nugent, Haydn Oakley, Olivia Phillip, Lucy St. Louis, Yemie Sonuga, Giles Terera, Kayi Ushe, Sharon Wattis, Tosh Wanogho-Maud and Liam Wrate.
The Book of Mormon comes from South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and Avenue Q co-creator Robert Lopez. The Book of Mormon, winner of nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and the Grammy for Best Musical Theatre album, follows a pair of Mormon boys sent on a mission to a place that's a long way from Salt Lake City.
Book, Music and Lyrics are by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone. Directed by Casey Nicholaw and Trey Parker, The Book of Mormon has choreography by Casey Nicholaw, set design by Scott Pask, costume design by Ann Roth, lighting design by Brian MacDevitt, sound design by Brian Ronan, orchestrations by Larry Hochman and Stephen Oremus and music supervision and vocal arrangements by Stephen Oremus.
Theatre Prince of Wales Theatre, Coventry Street, London, W1D 6AS
Dates 25 February - 29 June 2013 (current booking period)
Press performances Press performances are 16 March at 7.30pm, 19 March at 7.30pm and 20 March at 7.30pm as well as opening night, 21 March at 7pm
Reviews are under embargo until 22 March 2013
Performance schedule Monday - Saturday at 7.30pm (except 21 March, 7pm)
Wednesday and Saturday matinees at 2.30pm
(first Wednesday matinee on 6 March 2013)
Ticket Prices 25 February - 30 March 2013: £27.50 - £57.50
From 1 April 2013: £37.50 - £67.50
All ticket prices include a £1 theatre restoration levy
Lottery At each performance lottery tickets will be available at £20 each.
Entries to the lottery will be accepted in person at the Box Office two and a half hours prior to each performance. Names will be drawn at random two hours
before each performance. Check website for further details. Lottery tickets are subject to availability.