At a recent book signing, a reader asked me why precisely it is so difficult for Mormons who stop believing or begin to believe in a different way to leave. I've talked about this before here. I've also talked about the costs of being...Show More Summary
Nearly everyone who has seen Singing in the Rain remembers the instant classic "Good Morning to You," created when Reynolds was just 19. Now there's a "Tappy" tribute video that includes Broadway stars from Book of Mormon, Newsies and Cats.
Trump: An American Musical 5:00 Featuring Performers from Newsies, The Book of Mormon, FOX’s The Following, and more. See it LIVE: http://popfilter.tv/trump Submitted by: AdamBlotner Regular Keywords: trump donald trump barack obamaShow More Summary
The national tour of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hit musical “Hamilton” revealed its cast Thursday: Two-time Tony Award nominee Joshua Henry will play Aaron Burr, Michael Luwoye will be Alexander Hamilton and former “Book of Mormon” star Rory O’Malley will assume the role of King George III, producer...
Creator Adam Blotner, along with performers from “Newsies,” “The Book Of Mormon” and FOX’s “The Following,” bring you “Trump: An American Musical.” Because, when you think about it, Trump is like a musical: he wears hair pieces, appreciates...Show More Summary
Wear comfortable shoes to Broadway, people. Along with "Dear Evan Hansen," other shows "that are regularly offering standing room these days are such favorites as 'Hamilton,' 'The Book of Mormon,' 'Beautiful,' 'Waitress,' 'Kinky Boots' and 'School of Rock.'"
The Rockettes and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir are confirmed Inauguration Day performers, both of which had some controversy over the Christmas weekend. A Rockettes dancer posted on Instagram how it is required she perform for a president-elect she does not like, but the company said it was voluntary. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir announcement has also led […]
Marriott is unique among the major hotel chains, in that they have the Bible and Book of Mormon bedside at every one of their hotels worldwide (except in Muslim countries). That probably has to do with the company's roots, though atShow More Summary
As a life-long member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, I have grown up singing hymns and hearing stories about Jesus from the Bible and Book of Mormon. As a part of church meetings and worship each Sunday, young children...Show More Summary
Matt Stone and Trey Parker are the warped, yet highly talented minds behind South Park, The Book of Mormon, and Team America. Films&Stuff looks at how the duo has infused their work with music to enhance the humor, and to make scenes even more memorable.
Films&Stuff explores how Trey Parker and Matt Stone create comedy through music in their work like South Park, The Book of Mormon, and Team America: World Police. Here I Explore Matt Stone and Trey Parker’s comedic sensibilities and how they are expressed through Music. Related Laughing Squid PostsUniversal Studios Training Video by Matt Stone and […]
Tyler Todd wasn't looking for a new church when he clicked on a friend's Facebook post and watched a performance of "Hello," the opening num...
Just two months ago, Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher, two Washington Post reporters, published a biography of Trump, Trump Revealed, for which the current GOP presidential candidate had supplied 20 hours of interviews. In the book, presumably...Show More Summary
If you read the article Should Copies of the Bible Be Removed From Hotel Rooms? — which I wrote greater than two years ago — you would know that the Bible placed in the drawer in the nightstand next to the bed in many hotel rooms are...Show More Summary
Brian Tyree Henry is Atlanta’s Paper Boi. The Morehouse man and Yale Drama alum had his big break on Broadway in the Tony Award-winning play The Book of Mormon. And now, he’s in homes across the nation as one of the stars of Donald Glover’s unapologetically black comedy, Atlanta. Henry’s character Alfred—also known as Paper Boi on the show—is […]
The video shows a series of white people clearly dressed with modesty in mind, and I have to assume they are Mormons, reading an excerpt from Hillary Clinton's book, "It Takes a Village." They're Mormons for Hillary. When Reverend William...Show More Summary
A controversial verse from the Book of Mormon that describes rape as the loss of chastity has been removed from a workbook Mormon girls are required to study. LDS Church spokesman Eric Hawkins confirmed to The Salt Lake Tribune on Monday...Show More Summary
A Book of Mormon passage slammed as implying a raped woman has lost her “chastity and virtue” has been removed from a guide for girls.
“Morning Joe” host Joe Scarborough is hard at work, penning what he imagines will be a smash-hit, Tony-winning musical about GOP candidate Donald Trump. “ ‘Hamilton’ meets ‘The Book of Mormon’ ” is how he hyped “Trump: The Musical” to GQ magazine. But hang on there — there’s already a Trump-themed musical with heavy Hamiltonian influences written by […]
Former Republican congressman and MSNBC morning host Joe Scarborough is writing a musical theater production about Republican presidential nominee and former reality TV star Donald Trump. The Morning Joe host spoke to GQ magazine about his dream of staging the 2016 election as a musical...