5 Fun Facts About The Book of Mormon On Broadway


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The Book of Mormon is a much-beloved modern comedic musical from the minds that brought you South Park and Frozen.

Here are five fun facts about the Broadway production of The Book of Mormon.

5. King George

The original Broadway cast of this musical would feature two future King George's in Hamilton. Rory O'Malley and Andrew Rannells would both play the role in the hit musical.

4. Celebrities

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This musical features fictional versions of various famous figures real and fictional, ranging from Darth Vader, to Jonnie Cochran, to Hobbits.

3. Theatre

The Broadway production of this musical runs in the Eugene O'Neill Theatre.

2. Real Life

Despite not being strong supporters of the musical, the Mormon church has used the musical as an opportunity to advertise their religion.

1. Tony Awards

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This musical won 9 Tony Awards including Best Musical.