The 24th annual Merritt Awards for Excellence in Design and Collaboration are slated to take place this May in Chicago. Broadway and film costume designer Ann Roth, whose many credits include "The Nance," "The Book of Mormon" and "Midnight Cowboy," will receive the 2017 Merritt Award. The national...
It's easy to mock religious ideas, but you can't do it effectively unless you understand what the followers of those faiths really believe. A new book aims to simplify Mormonism so that people unfamiliar with it will understand the stories that make up the religion's foundation.
Book of Mormon Problems. LDS Church members are taught that the Book of Mormon (BOM) is scripture, as well as a true record of the inhabitants of the Americas from
Musical theatre fans can choose between the church of punk rock, or the Church of Latter Day Saints (both feature cuss words). It’s a question a critic often gets asked, especially by those who don’t see a lot of stage shows: “What’s...Show More Summary
The feature-length flick about a sorority girls’ weekend gone awry seeks talent for leading roles! We’ve also got “The Book of Mormon” on Broadway, a commercial spot paying $500/day, and more! “NESTING DOLLS”Three female actors agesShow More Summary
A reader wrote asking if I’d ever reviewed any books by Denver Snuffer. I get requests to review self-published books all the time, but this time I found the name intriguing and next thing, I was reading a number of articles on his blog. He’s written a number of books, and has an additional website […]
A few years ago, Kimberly Jackson got a message through a dating site from a man offering a ticket to that night's performance of "The Book of Mormon." At first, she was taken aback—she remembered thinking that she hadn't been talking to anyone on the site long enough to get offered a ticket to...
From the Swedish terror attacks to the mess left by Obama, Donald Trump’s habit of “eating up facts and then shiing out fiction” gets a Book of Mormon take from our favorite Broadway truth-teller Randy Rainbow. Watch “You… Read The post Randy Rainbow Calls Out Trump’s Lies with a ‘Book of Mormon’ Truth Bomb: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
You may have forgotten, since tickets were basically impossible to get forever, but Josh Gad was in the original cast of Broadway's musical comedy The Book of Mormon. On Twitter, a fan passed along a parody meme of one of the show's songs aimed at Kellyanne Conway, and Gad promised to perform it if his tweet could get over 1,000 likes. Show More Summary
Andrew Rannells has come a long way from Street Sharks, but he's willing to go back. Rannells became a star from his Tony-nominated lead role in The Book of Mormon during its original Broadway run, and can currently be seen on Girls, which is kicking off its sixth and final season Feb. Show More Summary
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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