The Book of Mormon Set To Open February 18 at The Ahmanson

“THE BEST MUSICAL OF THIS CENTURY. Heaven on Broadway! A celebration of the privilege of living inside that improbable paradise called a musical comedy.” Ben Brantley, THE NEW YORK TIMES

PHOTO: Julieta Cervantes | South Pasadena News | L-R: Alyah Chanelle Scott and Jordan Matthew Brown in “The Book of Mormon.” With book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone, choreography by Casey Nicholaw and direction by Nicholaw and Parker, “The Book of Mormon” will be presented by Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre February 18 through March 29, 2020.

UPDATE 3/12/2020: All remaining performances of The Book of Mormon, Antipodes, and Block Party at the Ahamanson Theatre, Mark Taper Forum and the Kirk Douglas Theatre are cancelled due to a directive from the California Department of Public Health and a mandate from the County of Los Angeles to help lessen the spread of the COVID-19/novel coronavirus.

“The need to cancel a production is never easy, as it impacts many people in our community, including our dedicated staff, artists, and craftspeople. However, in these most difficult of times, we must keep our entire community safe, and that will remain the most important factor in how we continue to respond to the current moment.

We will keep you updated as new information becomes available. We are contacting current ticket holders via email, but please contact tickets@ctgla.org if you have any questions.

Your ongoing support of Center Theatre Group is deeply appreciated and absolutely vital as we continue our mission to serve the diverse audiences of Los Angeles by producing and presenting theatre of the highest caliber, by nurturing new artists, by attracting new audiences, and by developing youth outreach and arts education programs.

We look forward to the moment that we can once again raise the curtain at the Ahmanson, Taper, and Douglas and celebrate the power of theatre with you.”

Sincerely,

Michael Ritchie, Artistic Director
Meghan Pressman, Managing Director/CEO

The Book of Mormon” comes to Los Angeles for a limited engagement February 18 through March 29, 2020, at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre. Tickets are available at the Center Theatre Group Box Office (located at the Ahmanson Theatre at The Music Center, 135 N. Grand Avenue in Downtown L.A. 90012), by visiting CenterTheatreGroup.org or by calling Audience Services at (213) 972-4400. Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling (213) 972-7231.

PHOTO: Julieta Cervantes | South Pasadena News | The company of “The Book of Mormon.” With book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone, choreographed by Casey Nicholaw, and direction by Nicholaw and Parker, “The Book of Mormon” will be presented by Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre February 18 through March 29, 2020.

This outrageous musical comedy follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the Good Word. Now with standing room only productions in London, on Broadway, and across North America, The Book of Mormon has truly become an international sensation. Contains explicit language.

PHOTO: Julieta Cervantes | South Pasadena News | The company of “The Book of Mormon.” With book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone, choreography by Casey Nicholaw and direction by Nicholaw and Parker, “The Book of Mormon” will be presented by Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre February 18 through March 29, 2020.

The Book of Mormon” features book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone. The production is choreographed by Casey Nicholaw and is directed by Nicholaw and Parker. The show also 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 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 Original Broadway Cast Recording for “The Book of Mormon,” winner of the 2011 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, is available on Ghostlight Records.

Center Theatre Group, one of the nation’s preeminent arts and cultural organizations, is Los Angeles’ leading nonprofit theatre company, which, under the leadership of Artistic Director Michael Ritchie, Managing Director Meghan Pressman and Producing Director Douglas C. Baker, programs seasons at the 736-seat Mark Taper Forum and 1600 to 2100-seat Ahmanson Theatre at The Music Center in Downtown Los Angeles, and the 317-seat Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. In addition to presenting and producing the broadest range of theatrical entertainment in the country, Center Theatre Group is one of the nation’s leading producers of ambitious new works through commissions and world premiere productions and a leader in interactive community engagement and education programs that reach across generations, demographics and circumstance to serve Los Angeles.

For more information, visit www.BookofMormonTheMusical.com Follow “The Book of Mormon” on Twitter and on Facebook.

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